"I am pleased to have the opportunity to lead the team at the Marriott Austin South," Zinni said. "I hope to add value to all the key stakeholders of this beautiful hotel."
Previously, Zinni served as the Director of Food and Beverage at Louisville Marriott Downtown in Louisville, KY. Prior to joining White Lodging in 2011, Andy was the general manager of the Pelican Yacht Club in Fort Pierce, Florida, a 346-member private equity club.
Zinni has also held positions with Marriott International, Adam's Mark Hotels and Resorts, and Benchmark Hospitality.
"I am very pleased to see Andy's assimilation to White Lodging," said Regional Vice President John Randall. "In addition to his operating results in Food and Beverage in 2011 and year to date in 2012, Andy's guest satisfaction results are amongst the best in the Marriott Hotels and Resorts brand."
He is looking forward to increasing guest and associate satisfaction and contributing to the White Lodging portfolio in Austin. Personally, he's also looking forward to heading to Austin.
"My family is looking forward to moving to Austin and experiencing everything this great city has to offer," Zinni said.
White Lodging Services Corporation - was established in 1985 and is headquartered in Merrillville, Ind. White Lodging is a fully integrated hotel ownership, development and operations company – a recognized leader that has defined and cultivated the ability to achieve consistent, sustainable growth among mid-to large-scale hotels across the country. Its current portfolio consists of more than 158 hotels in 20 states and encompasses representation of the following leading brands: Preferred Hotels, Marriott International, Inc., Hilton Worldwide, Hyatt Global, Starwood Hotels and Resorts, InterContinental Hotel Group and Carlson Hotels Worldwide.