TORONTO, June 14, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The Hazelton Hotel, Toronto's ultimate luxury property, announces its newest amenity: the art concierge.
The art concierge will act as an educational resource for guests and the general public regarding the surrounding Toronto art community; the Bloor-Yorkville neighborhood alone is home to nearly 40 art dealers and galleries. The art concierge will also be a go-to source for the hotel's extensive contemporary Canadian art collection. Visitors to www.thehazeltonhotel.com can interact with the art concierge via a "Live Chat" function.
"With increased recognition of Toronto as one of North America's leading fine art centers, it was critical to provide community leadership with the creation of the art concierge," said David Mounteer, general manager of The Hazelton. "With a significant in-house collection, we needed to have the necessary expertise to answer guests' questions regarding our collection, as well as galleries and museums in our community."
Sam Mogelonsky, The Hazelton's art concierge, is a Toronto-based artist. She holds a BFAH from Queen's University, Kingston, ON, and an MFA from Central Saint Martin's College of Art and Design, London, UK. Professional experience includes: White Cube Gallery, Whitechapel Gallery, Barbican Art Centre and Pangolin London Gallery (London, UK).
About The Hazelton Hotel
Located in the heart of Toronto's exclusive Yorkville district, The Hazelton Hotel offers guests 77 luxurious rooms and suites designed by the internationally renowned Yabu Pushelberg. The Hotel is home to a 25-seat Hollywood-standard, private screening room, perfect for film screenings, sporting events, or presentations. The Hazelton boasts an extensive art collection; guests at the Hotel are surrounded by works from top Canadian artists. Chef Mark McEwan's ONE Restaurant also offers visitors of The Hazelton the chance to enjoy some of the city's top cuisine. The Hazelton has an unwavering commitment to comfort, refinement, privacy and an extraordinary level of service, which has made it Toronto's only member of The Leading Hotels of the World. For reservations, contact 1-866-473-6301 or visit www.thehazeltonhotel.com.
SOURCE The Hazelton Hotel