New Executive Chef at The Roosevelt

The Roosevelt Hotel in Midtown Manhattan is pleased to announce Robert Hohmann as the new Executive Chef. Hohmann has excelled in the hospitality industry for more than 10 years and will now be responsible for preparing the cuisine for all food and beverage outlets at the hotel including: room service, banquets and catered events, Vander Bar, Madison Club Lounge, mad46 and the Roosevelt Grill.

Specializing in creative hotel cuisine, Hohmann has worked as the Executive Chef at the Warwick New York Hotel and has served as the Executive Chef at Sheraton Brooklyn New York Hotel and the Sous Chef at Sheraton New York Hotel and Towers. Stemming from his degree earned at Johnson and Wales University, Hohmann developed a strong career foundation with accomplishments ranging from training and leading teams of more than 50 culinary associates to great successes and increasing top line revenue by 125% at Culinary Creations – a catering company he established and served as Executive Chef.

Welcome Chef!

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For the next TWO DAYS ONLY, The Roosevelt Hotel is holding a Flash Sale on meetings and conventions with group rates as low as $159 and 50% off meeting room rental. Check out all the details here!

MISSION: Group Flash Sale

YOUR OPERATION: For Two Days Only Book Your Group With Rates As Low As $159For Stays January 8, 2013-April 30, 2013

Free Wifi in ALL Guestrooms AND 50% Off Room Rental

Your Special Agent: Susan Richardson at 212-661-9600 or email and mention this offer.

*Offer valid between 1/8/13 at 7am (EST) through1/9/13 at 6pm (EST) and consumed by 4/30/13. Valid on new bookings of 10 peak rooms or more only. Rates are per room, per night based on single and double occupancy only. Cannot be combined with any other offers. Offer is non-transferable and based on availability. Hotel has the right to terminate offer at any given time. Offer subject to change.

Meetings at the Roosevelt: When you’re looking for meeting destinations in New York City, look no further than The Roosevelt Hotel. Our 23 function rooms, including our two main ballrooms, totals 30,000 square feet of flexible New York City meeting and exhibit space, perfect for executive meetings of 20 people as well as corporate gatherings of 800.  Learn more about our meeting venue here.

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More Ways to Stay Connected

The Grande Dame of Madison Avenue knows social. Always has. Even when social was a rotary telephone and a switchboard operator. Today you’ll find The Roosevelt Hotel on the newest social channels. To top that, we offer lots of ‘perks’ for being a part of our online community. Be sure to check out our Online Community page to connect to all our pages for the hotel, mad46 Rooftop Lounge and Vander Bar.   Here’s just a peek at what’s in it for you!

Some of us wake up and check our Facebook page immediately. Some more casually to keep in touch from time to time. Either way, Facebook has become a wonderful way to stay connected with friends, family and your favorite business. The Roosevelt Hotel has a great community on Facebook which offers tips and insights on what’s going on in the hotel and around the city. Plus, our Facebook friends receive a discounted rate of 10% OFF INCLUDING FREE WIFI and other discounts just for being a part of our community. Connect with us here and ‘like’ our page!

Just like our Facebook page, we love to use Twitter to keep our guests and fans in touch with the happenings around the city and inside the hotel. Following us on Twitter also has it’s perks.  We offer a regular discounted rate for our followers and we’ve even been known to post a $99 rate every now and then.  Exclusive for our followers of course.  We also run really fun competitions and contests to keep things exciting.  Be sure to click over to our Twitter page and ‘follow us’ to stay connected!

We love Foursquare.  Not only is it a great app that lets you tell your friends that you are visiting the greatest city in the world or that you are having cocktails at one of the hottest rooftop lounges in NYC,  mad46, but there are incentives here too!  Check in on Foursquare during your stay at The Roosevelt Hotel get a special offer.  We change it from time to time but offers include Free Wifi during your stay or a Free Cocktail at one of our dining or lounges.  No matter what the offer, it’s our way of saying thanks for staying with us and ‘checking in’.  Click here for a link to our Foursquare page and we’ll see you soon!

Being in one of the highest tourist areas in the world, there is always a lot of news and upcoming trends in travel and tourism.  For us, LinkedIn has become a great network to keep our clients and guests in touch with trends in travel and hotel news.  Keeping it professional and informational, our hotel LinkedIn page is also a great way to participate in our online discussions and forums, contributed to by our sales teams and of course, a wonderful way to see the career opportunities at the hotel!

The Roosevelt is ‘on board’ with Pinterest!  With the ability to categorize and link to our favorite photos, tips and links to happenings and events, it’s a great network to reach our guests.  One of our favorite things to post about on Pinterest are wedding features and trends and lots and lots of dining and food recommendations around the city.  Pin with us here on our Pinterest page!

Photos. Photos. Photos.  Nothing captures our great city like photos.  The Roosevelt uses Instagram to post a ton of wonderful city images, plus exclusive behind the scene images of the hotel and its wonderful associates.  This day in age, it’s all about the visual and we are lucky to have a lot to snap at.  We also love seeing our guests photos. Follow our Instagram page and use the hashtag #rooseveltnyc to get featured on the hotels page.  Whether its a city shot or a photo of our lobby, we love to see and share our guests images!


With so many ways to connect, these are just a few that The Roosevelt Hotel takes part in to share our hotel and city with our communities.  To visit and link to all our social networks, visit and click away!

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