Industry Update
Appointment10 December 2014

Mark J. Mathews

Appointed General Manager
At Hilton Hotel - Bellevue - WA, USA

Mark J. MathewsThe Dow Hotel Company, a leading hotel owner/investor and operator, today announced that it has named Mark J. Mathews general manager of the 353-room Hilton Hotel – Bellevue located in the suburbs of Seattle, Wash. The hotel currently is undergoing a multi-million dollar renovation to upgrade its guest rooms, meeting space and all public areas. Mathews has held a number of general manager positions for numerous, top-rated hotels, including the 196-room historic, luxury boutique Citizen Hotel in Sacramento, the 319-room Hotel Murano in Tacoma, the 319-room Sheraton Tacoma Hotel, 107-room Hotel Vintage Plaza in Portland, Ore., and the 147-room Bedford Hotel in San Francisco. Mathews received his B.S. in Hotel and Restaurant Management from Purdue University. He also has received the American Hotel & Lodging Association’s Certified Hotel Administrator (CHA) designation.

Purdue University

Mark J. Mathews (Class of 1985) is a graduate of Purdue University in West Lafayette, Indiana - United States
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The Dow Hotel Company

The Dow Hotel Company, headquartered in Seattle, is a hotel owner/investor and operator of 10 first-class, full-service hotels throughout the United States. The company's portfolio of owned and managed properties is comprised of institutional grade hotels, under such brands as Marriott, Hilton, Embassy Suites, Sheraton, Crowne Plaza, and Doubletree.
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