Waldorf Astoria Atlanta Buckhead Appoints Stephane Mercier as General Manager
ATLANTA - Waldorf Astoria Atlanta Buckhead is pleased to announce Stephane Mercier as the newly appointed general manager of the 127-room, 10-suite luxury hotel located in the heart of Buckhead, one of Atlanta’s most sought-after neighborhoods. Most recently, Stephane was the general manager of Conrad Cartagena, where he directed daily hotel operations, overseeing finance, sales, marketing and revenue departments.
“We are delighted to welcome Stephane to the team at Waldorf Astoria Atlanta Buckhead,” said Dino Michael, global head, Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts. “Stephane brings a wealth of experience from his previous roles within Hilton’s Luxury Group, and we look forward to his expertise in delivering unforgettable moments and True Waldorf Service to our guests in Buckhead.”
In Mercier’s new role, he will manage the day-to-day operations of the property working closely with all teams, including food & beverage, spa, catering and events. Mercier will serve as a vital ambassador for the luxury hotel as well as the Waldorf Astoria brand.
Mercier’s expertise in hospitality spans over two decades, where he has held top management positions with ACCOR brands such as Pullman, Sofitel and Grand Hotel Mercure. Prior to his most recent position at Conrad Cartagena, he held the title of general manager at Conrad Miami, general manager of Hilton Paris La Defense and was the director of operations at the former Hilton Arc de Triomphe.
Mercier holds a master’s degree from Groupe IFG and a degree from the University of Nice Sophia Antipolis in Nice, France.
Having reflagged in December 2018 to become the first Waldorf Astoria property in Atlanta, Waldorf Astoria Atlanta Buckhead offers an urban retreat in the heart of Buckhead, attracting out-of-town travelers and local residents alike. The hotel is home to its signature restaurant, The Café & Bar, a 15,000-square-foot spa, extensive meeting and event space and 47 private residences.
Waldorf Astoria Atlanta Buckhead is part of Hilton Honors®, the award-winning guest-loyalty program for Hilton’s 17 distinct hotel brands. Hilton Honors members who book directly through preferred Hilton channels have access to instant benefits, including a flexible payment slider that allows members to choose nearly any combination of Points and money to book a stay, an exclusive member discount that can’t be found anywhere else and free standard Wi-Fi. Members also enjoy popular digital tools available exclusively through the industry-leading Hilton Honors mobile app, where Hilton Honors members can check-in, choose their room and access their room using a Digital Key.
Waldorf Astoria Atlanta Buckhead is located at 3376 Peachtree Road NE, Atlanta, Georgia. To book a reservation at Waldorf Astoria Atlanta Buckhead, please call (404) 995-7500 or visit waldorfastoriabuckhead.com. For more information on Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts, please visit newsroom.hilton.com/waldorfastoria and www.waldorfastoria.com.
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Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts is a portfolio of 32 iconic properties that creates a unique sense of place with a relentless commitment to personal service and culinary expertise in landmark locations around the world. Unified by their inspirational environments and True Waldorf Service, Waldorf Astoria hotels deliver graceful service from the moment a guest books through checkout. In addition to the brand’s renowned hotel offerings, Waldorf Astoria boasts a best-in-class residential portfolio, including 18 properties either open or in development, that provide the comfort of a private home combined with the unsurpassed amenities and legendary service of Waldorf Astoria. Waldorf Astoria is a part of Hilton, a leading global hospitality company. Experience Waldorf Astoria by booking at www.waldorfastoria.com or through the Hilton Honors mobile app. Learn about the brand by visiting newsroom.hilton.com/waldorfastoria, and follow Waldorf Astoria on Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook.
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