The Roosevelt Hotel’s General Manager is the One to Watch

The staff and management of the The Roosevelt Hotel New York are pleased and honored to announce that our very own General Manager, Mr. John Trovato, has been recognized as one of the nations “Top 25 General Manager to Watch” this year, a prestigious title awarded by Hotel Management recognizing the most notable GMs in the industry. Mr. Trovato has been with The Roosevelt – operated by Interstate Hotels & Resorts – since 2004 and is responsible for overseeing all aspects of the 1,015-room property with 30,000 square feet of meeting space.

Notable accomplishments at The Roosevelt range from negotiating all commercial leases and reducing millions of dollars in operating costs during the 2009 economic downturn, to developing, designing and opening mad46, the hotel’s rooftop bar, in 2008 and surpassing 100 million+ in revenue that same year for the first time in history. Most recently, Mr. Trovato was responsible for overseeing the multi-million renovation of all guest rooms completed in 2012.

Offering a long-standing history in the hospitality industry, Mr. Trovato has represented Interstate Hotels & Resorts, the nation’s largest independent hotel management company, since 1981. Prior to joining The Roosevelt, Mr. Trovato succeeded in dynamic roles including Food and Beverage Director at Executive Park Marriott in N.C.; Director of Operations at Houston Marriott North Greenspoint and General Manager at Fort Macgruder Inn & Conference Center in Va. Mr. Trovato’s last two positions held directly before The Roosevelt include Regional Director of Operations (East Coast) for Interstate Hotels Corporation with 22 hotels/resorts under his direction and just prior to joining the Roosevelt Hotel he served as General Manager of San Francisco Marriott Fisherman’s Wharf, where revenue increased by $2 million and RevPar grew from 151.00 to 169.00 during Mr. Trovato’s first year.

In addition to Hotel Management’s recent recognition, Mr. Trovato has been awarded with numerous Interstate accolades including General Manager’s Award for Most Positive Organizational Climate; Special Achievement Award for House Profit and Guest Hospitality; Marriott Owner’s Relation Award; and Hotel of the Year for all Interstate Hotels and Resorts in 2008. Mr. Trovato received a bachelor’s degree in science from St. Vincent College in Latrobe, Penn. and currently resides in Cedar Grove, N.J.

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CYBER MONDAY HOTEL DEAL

It’s been such an exciting year at The Roosevelt Hotel New York!  One of our greatest accomplishments in 2012, was completing our guestroom upgrade and rolling out a fabulous new product to all our guests.  So now that the year is closing in (and we know how all our fans love a good deal), we are not holding back on our annual CYBER MONDAY OFFER.

Check out the deals below.  Available on CYBER MONDAY (November 26, 2012):

25% OFF RATES INCLUDING FREE WIFI

BOOK BY: 11/26/12 at 9:00am EST – 11/27/12 at 9:00am EST

STAY DATES: 1/3/13 – 3/31/13

HOW:  Use the Rate Code: CY25 when booking at www.theroosevelthotel.com or just click here.

*Terms:  Based on availability. Blackout dates may apply.

 

BONUS FLASH SALE – 10:00am – 12:00pm (EST): 50% OFF RATES INCLUDING FREE WIFI

BOOK BY DATES: 11/26/12 from 10:00am EST – 12:00pm EST

STAY DATES: 1/3/13 – 3/31/13

HOW:  Use the Rate Code: CY50 when booking at www.theroosevelthotel.com or just click here.

*Based on availability. Blackout dates may apply.

 

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NEW YORK WINTER WONDERLAND

There’s a reason to visit New York in every season. Broadway shows, museum exhibitions, and music and arts events happen all year in the city that never sleeps. And that includes winter. Situated in midtown Manhattan, The Roosevelt Hotel is the ideal place to stay when you want to explore New York’s exciting winter events and attractions.  Stay with us and check out just a few of the wonders that the Big Apple has to offer!

New York Winter Wonderland Package – $219*
Enjoy unmistakably classic architectural design and thoroughly contemporary accommodations.
• Free WiFi access
• Free breakfast for two

*Offer valid for stays 01/03–03/04/13. Must book by 03/04/13. Based on availability.
Offer may be revised or terminated at any time.

CLICK HERE TO BOOK NOW OR USE THE CODE ‘BLA’ WHEN BOOKING ON www.theroosevelthotel.com

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YES, IT’S REALLY TIME TO BOOK YOUR HOLIDAY PARTY AGAIN.

It seems like almost yesterday that the quiet guy from Accounting was hanging from the chandelier with his Santa hat on and a few too many ‘Mistletoe Martinis’ under his belt, but alas, it’s that time again to begin planning the annual office holiday party!

The ideal setting for any holiday party, The Roosevelt Hotel and mad46 Rooftop Lounge offers an array of classic, elegant venues as individual as your event. Our renowned catering team is adept at producing sparkling receptions with light hors d’oeuvres as well as magnificent multi-course meals.  From the Grand Ballroom to the contemporary space on the 19th floor at mad46, there is a style to suit all your guests.

If you haven’t booked yet, here’s the deal.  Book your event by November 16 and choose two of the following special offers*:

• 5% off your final party bill
• Complimentary cocktail served to all guests
• Complimentary ice sculpture of your company logo

Just let our Sales Reresentative know that you saw the deal on The NY Know!  And be sure to check out our holiday dining menus here.

*Based on availability, cannot be combined with other offers, restrictions may apply.

The Roosevelt Hotel and mad46 Rooftop Lounge have a vast selection of event space to choose from for your event. Dates go fast, so contact us at catering@rooseveltnyc.com or call us at 212-661-9600 to check availability and get details on some of the delicious holiday packages we are offering this year!

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Thanksgiving at the Roosevelt Grill

Thanksgiving is a wonderful holiday and American tradition.  Many of our guests travel from all over the world to see the fascinating New York City at the start of it’s holiday season.  With the famous Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade right outside the door, The Roosevelt Hotel offers a central location to all the wonders of the Big Apple, a comfortable place to rest after a long day exploring and now, on Thanksgiving Day, the hotel’s famous restaurant, the Roosevelt Grill, will be offering a delicious (and tradition) Thanksgiving Day Buffet Menu.

Join us on Thursday, November 22 and indulge in the scrumptious menu including Petit shrimp and Scallops Salad with Sun Dried Cranberries and Champagne Dressing, Roasted Turkey with Cranberry Relish and Gravy and a wonderful variety of sweets including the traditions of Pumpkin Pie, Apple Strudel, Pecan Pie and so much more. Click here to view the menu in its entirety.

To make your resevation call us at 212-661-9600 Ext 6087.  Dinner will be served from 1pm – 7pm

Adults $65.00 Children under 12 $25
Does Not Include Alcohol, Tax or Gratuity

HAPPY THANKSGIVING!

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