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DIMENSION DEVELOPMENT ADDS THE HYATT REGENCY WESTLAKE TO ITS PORTFOLIO

WESTL P067 Exterior 48970 lowNatchitoches, LA. (August 30, 2017): Dimension Development announces the addition of the Hyatt Regency Westlake to its growing portfolio. This is their 3rd hotel in the Hyatt family, and 59th hotel overall. "We've had success with our Hyatt properties and this is a great asset to add to our portfolio. Our team will make a tremendous impact at this property," said Tim Horton, Senior Vice President of Operations for Dimension Development.

Timothy Bristol, Vice President of Operations and Gigi Siemsen, Regional Director of Sales and Marketing, will oversee transition and corporate management of the hotel. "The Hyatt Regency Westlake is an incredible hotel with a strong team. We've had great success with our hotels in the greater Los Angeles market and look forward to producing similar results with this new hotel," said Gigi Siemsen.
Located in Westlake, CA between Los Angeles and Santa Barbara, The Hyatt Regency Westlake is minutes from the scenic beaches of Malibu and Santa Monica mountains. The Mediterranean style hotel features 263 guestrooms, restaurant & lounge, over 25,000 sq.ft. of function space and cascading waterfalls and gazebo for unique weddings and occasions.

Dimension Development Names Michael Moser as General Manager for the Hyatt Regency Princeton

Natchitoches, LA. (August 29, 2017): Dimension Development is pleased to announce Michael Moser, General Manager of the Hyatt Regency Princeton.
Michael has a long and distinguished career in hospitality. Most recently, he served as Regional General Manager of the Sheraton Mahwah Hotel/Friendwell Hotel in Mahwah, NJ. Prior to this position, Michael served as Regional General Manager for the Crowne Plaza/Holiday Inn Express in Stamford, CT, over a four-year period, in which he led the hotel to achieve significant achievements in occupancy levels, guest satisfaction levels and loyalty scores. His experience includes overseeing $20M+ refurbishment programs including 400+ guestrooms, suites and corridors, meeting space as well as new restaurant and bar concepts.
Other significant positions included General Manager of the Holiday Inn JFK/Int'l Hotel at the JFK Airport managing a $15M renovation project and prior to that, serving as General Manager of the Doubletree Newark Airport Hotel, which achieved at the time the highest annual occupancy (96%) to date.
"I am very excited to have the opportunity of managing this prestigious property which has so much to offer business travelers and families alike. My knowledge and expertise of the local market, along with my ability to bring the best out in people, make this a great fit.", said Michael Moser.
Michael graduated from the Michigan State University where he earned a degree in Hotel, Restaurant and Institutional Management. He was also trained at the Culinary Institute of America.
Hyatt Regency Princeton is a contemporary full-service hotel located within the Carnegie Center Office Park. Conveniently located between New York City and Philadelphia Pennsylvania, nearby Princeton University and Princeton Junction Train Station. The property features beautifully designed rooms: 330 guestrooms, including 7 suites with premium amenities, 32,000 sq. ft. of customizable meeting space, including 2,376 square feet of pre-function space, 30 breakout rooms and 11 boardrooms, heated, indoor pool and a 24-hour StayFit™ fitness center.

Dimension Development Names Mariella Gratas Masuda as Director of Sales of the Hyatt Regency Westlake in Westlake, CA

Natchitoches, LA. (Aug 28, 2017):  Dimension Development is pleased to announce Mariella Gratas Masuda, Director of Sales of the Hyatt Regency Westlake.

“I am excited and honored that I have been given this opportunity. After 10 years of overseeing four Marriott and Hilton focus service hotels, I look forward to learning about the Hyatt brand. I had the pleasure of supporting one of our hotels in Agoura Hills/Westlake and I have become very fond of this area. The Hyatt Regency Westlake is a beautiful property and I can’t wait to work with our new team and welcome this hotel to the Dimension Development family.”

Mariella started her career as a Marriott Manager in Training in the Bay Area. Soon after she moved to Seattle, WA to open her first Courtyard as a Front Office Manager. Since then she has worked in multiple roles until she returned to Santa Clarita, CA in 2007 to open the new Courtyard as the Director of Sales. In 2008 Dimension Development welcomed the Courtyard into their expanding portfolio. Shortly after, Mariella was promoted to Area Director of Sales.

The Hyatt Regency Westlake is located just minutes from the scenic beaches of Malibu, California. With a unique combination of outstanding business facilities and a resort-like atmosphere. The Mediterranean style hotel is an oasis of sophistication in the Westlake Village business complex in Thousand Oaks. Designed for the modern traveler, the hotel offers inviting spaces where you can think and places to get away and relax. For more information, please visit westlake.regency.hyatt.com or call 805-557-1234

Dimension Development Names Desiree Wammack as Area Director of Sales for the Residence Inn Santa Clarita, Fairfield Inn Santa Clarita, Courtyard by Marriott Santa Clarita and Hampton Inn Santa Clarita.

Natchitoches, LA. (Aug 28, 2017):  Dimension Development is pleased to announce Desiree Wammack, Area Director of Sales for the Residence Inn Santa Clarita, Fairfield Inn Santa Clarita, Courtyard by Marriott Santa Clarita and Hampton Inn Santa Clarita.

“I started out at the front desk for the Residence Inn and Fairfield Inn Santa Clarita 12 years ago, and am very excited to be back.  I have a passion for these properties and am grateful for the opportunity.”

Desiree started her career at the front desk for the Residence Inn and Fairfield Inn Santa Clarita. Soon after, she was promoted to Catering Manager and then Senior Sales Manager for the Residence Inn, Fairfield Inn, and Hampton Inn Santa Clarita.  Desiree also served as Front Desk Supervisor, Catering Manager, Senior Sales Manager and Director of Sales at multiple Dimension Development properties. Most recently she was the Director of Sales for The Anza Hotel in Calabasas.

Santa Clarita is home to Six Flags Magic Mountain, Princess Cruises Headquarters, and was named one of the top cities to live in.  The Residence Inn Santa Clarita and Fairfield Inn Santa Clarita were both renovated in 2014 and include 2,000 sqft of meeting space.  The Courtyard Santa Clarita was renovated in 2015 The Hampton Inn Santa Clarita is within walking distance to the Residence Inn and Fairfield Inn Santa Clarita and will be renovated in 2018.  

Dimension Development Names Gina Chimeno as Director of Sales and Marketing for the InterContinental New Orleans

HeadshotNatchitoches, LA (Aug 21, 2017): Dimension Development is pleased to announce Gina Chimeno, Director of Sales and Marketing of the InterContinental New Orleans.

Gina's most recent role was DOSM for the Hyatt Centric French Quarter New Orleans for a little over five years. During this period, she was awarded the Director of Sales and Marketing of the Year for Hyatt Hotels, Franchise Division. Her previous work experiences include working with the Marriott Brand as Area Sales Leader and Senior Account Executive. She brings to us a wealth of knowledge and experience in the areas of budget and group strategy, marketing, transient sales strategy and social media responsibilities.

Gina is a lifelong New Orleanean. She is passionate on what New Orleans and the hotel's team has to offer to our guests. We are very excited to have Gina join our team.