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AHC+Hospitality Appointments New Regional General Manager

 AHC+Hospitality today announces the promotion of Nicholas Remes to regional general manager of AHC+Hospitality’s Marriott properties. In his new role, Remes will oversee operations at the JW Marriott Grand RapidsCourtyard by Marriott Grand Rapids Downtown and the recently opened AC Hotel Grand Rapids Downtown.

“Having spent the last 12 years at the JW Marriott Grand Rapids, Nick is the ideal candidate to oversee AHC+Hospitality’s Marriott hotel brands in Downtown Grand Rapids’ newly established Hotel District,” said George Aquino, vice president and managing director of AHC+Hospitality. “Nick’s deep understanding of the Marriott brand, paired with his proven track record of success and experience working with a luxury hotel, will be invaluable as we continue to expand AHC+Hospitality’s Marriott portfolio.”

As a member of the JW Marriott Grand Rapids’ original opening team, Nick began his career with AHC+Hospitality in 2007 as assistant rooms division manager and was promoted to assistant general manager in 2015. Nick was promoted to general manager in 2018 and, most recently, invited to join the company’s prestigious Vice President Council to support AHC+Hospitality’s three diverse Marriott properties.

“With all of the development happening in Grand Rapids and within our AHC+Hospitality portfolio — from the summer opening of the AC Hotel Grand Rapids Downtown and the ballroom renovations at the JW Marriott to the creation of the Hotel District — it’s an exciting time to be a part of the team and I’m looking forward to leveraging my experience to continue growing these distinct Marriott properties and expanding our presence in the destination,” said Remes.

A graduate of Michigan State University and native of East Lansing, Remes received a degree in hospitality business and currently resides in East Grand Rapids with his wife, Danielle, and their three children Jackson, Bella and Olivia.

For more information on AHC+Hospitality, visit www.ahchospitality.com.

About AHC+Hospitality

AHC+Hospitality is a management company specializing in customized hospitality solutions for a portfolio of major hotel and restaurant brands including Marriott International, Hilton Hotels & Resorts, Preferred Hotels & Resorts, Hyatt Hotel Corporation, Wolfgang Puck Worldwide, Ruth’s Hospitality Group and more. AHC+Hospitality has a proven track record of identifying and implementing operational and revenue-generating efficiencies for its collection of top-performing hotels and restaurants through the creation of innovative alternatives to the traditional hospitality experience.