Crestline Hotels & Resorts Announces the Appointment of Mark Swetman to Director of Sales & Marketing for the Hilton Parsippany and the Adjacent Hampton Inn Parsippany

Jan 11, 2010, 10:03 ET from Crestline Hotels & Resorts, Inc.

PARSIPPANY, N.J., Jan. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Crestline Hotels & Resorts, Inc. today announced the appointment of Mark J. Swetman to Director of Sales & Marketing for the Hilton Parsippany and the adjacent Hampton Inn Parsippany hotels. Together the two properties include 506 guestrooms and share 30,000 square feet of meeting and banquet space offering complementary branded hotels that feature full-service and select service facilities in the same location.

Mr. Swetman joins Crestline Hotels with nearly 20 years of hospitality industry sales management experience. He has held numerous sales and marketing management positions including Regional Director of Sales & Marketing for the Dolce Basking Ridge, NJ, Director of Sales & Marketing for the Park Central, NY, and the Hilton Short Hills, NJ.

"Mark brings great experience and knowledge about the New Jersey/New York market to his new position," said Vicki Denfeld, Senior VP of Sales & Marketing for Crestline Hotels & Resorts. "We welcome his leadership at these combined properties which serve a key business location, as well as the community," added Denfeld.

Mr. Swetman holds a B.S. in Economics from St. Francis College, PA, and is an MBA candidate at Monmouth University. He is active in the hospitality industry and has received numerous accolades. He can be reached at

About The Hilton Parsippany & Hampton Inn Parsippany

The Hilton and Hampton Inn Parsippany are co-joined hotels offering guests a wide variety of amenities and services. The Hampton Inn includes 156 guestrooms and suites appointed for business and leisure travel with coffee makers, complimentary high-speed Internet access and an executive desk in each guestroom. The Hilton Parsippany is a full-service hotel with 350 luxury guestrooms and suites. The hotels are part of a serene business campus, just 25 miles from Newark International Airport.

The hotels offer 30,000 square feet of event space, two onsite restaurants: Ruth's Chris® Steak House and Olive's Restaurant. For more information or reservations, visit or call: 973-290-9058.

About Crestline Hotels & Resorts, Inc.

Crestline Hotels & Resorts, Inc. is one of the nation's largest independent hospitality management companies. Founded in 2000, the company presently manages 66 hotels, resorts and conference and convention centers with nearly 14,000 rooms in 13 states and the District of Columbia. Crestline Hotels & Resorts manages 13 independent properties in major US markets including Atlanta, Chicago, Houston, Los Angeles and Washington D.C. Crestline also manages properties under such well-regarded brands as Marriott, Hilton, Westin, Renaissance, Sheraton and Crowne Plaza. For more information visit:

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SOURCE Crestline Hotels & Resorts, Inc.