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White Lodging Taps Weaver as GM for Austin Properties

20/01/2011 09:23

MERRILLVILLE, Ind.,(PRNewswire/ -- John Randall, regional vice president with White Lodging recently announced the appointment of Shane Weaver as general manager of the Courtyard/Residence Inn by Marriott Austin Downtown. 

Adjacent to Austin's Convention Center, these two properties combined have almost 450 rooms and suites and are located in the heart of the city's business district.

Very familiar with the Marriott brand, Weaver's first position with the company was in 1989 when he served as a front desk supervisor at a hotel in Atlanta.  From there, he moved to the Texas market working in various positions in properties in Houston and San Antonio.

"Shane brings more than 20 years of sales and operations experience to his new role," Randall shared. "He is truly an asset to White Lodging."

Weaver's career with White Lodging first took him to the Louisville Marriott Downtown where he was the pre-opening director of marketing.  Promoted to the cluster director of marketing for White Lodging's seven Louisville properties, Weaver was most recently the general manager of the Springhill Suites/Fairfield Inn by Marriott Downtown Louisville.

Married, Weaver has two daughters and a son.

White Lodging Services Corporation was established in 1985 and is headquartered in Merrillville, Indiana. 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. Their current portfolio consists of over 153 hotels in eighteen states and encompasses representation of the following leading brands: Marriott International, Inc., Hilton Worldwide, Hyatt Global, Starwood Hotels and Resorts, InterContinental Hotel Group, and Carlson Hotels Worldwide.

For more information about White Lodging, please visit or call 219-472-2900.

SOURCE White Lodging Services Corporation

CONTACT: White Lodging, +1-219-472-2900

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