Industry Update
Appointment24 February 2016

Ian Robert McClendon

Appointed General Manager
At The Redbury Hollywood in Los Angeles - CA, USA

Ian Robert McClendonsbe’s boutique luxury hotel, The Redbury Hollywood announces the appointment of Ian Robert McClendon as General Manager. McClendon joins The Redbury team following the fifth year of the property’s debut and will oversee all operations and continue the acclaimed industry standard of excellence, creativity and exceptional service that has become synonymous with The Redbury experience. With over thirteen years of hospitality expertise, McClendon brings a forward-thinking approach to an elevated guest experience and service. Prior to The Redbury, McClendon held the position of General Manager for Kimpton’s new lifestyle brand, The Goodland, establishing the brand’s distinct heritage and implementing innovative initiatives that opened new revenue streams for the property. Previously, McClendon had been the General Manager at The Canary Hotel in Santa Barbara, CA, where he spent several years as Director of Rooms and Assistant General Manager. His experience ranges from working with urban hotel properties, luxury resorts, casinos and boutique hotels including Eldorado Hotel & Spa, Willows Lodge, Swinomish Northern Lights Casino, Clise Properties- Hotel Division and Silver Cloud Hotel- Seattle-Broadway. In his spare time, McClendon loves to explore new cuisines and cooking, considers himself a bourbon connoisseur and is a passionate car enthusiast. His personal love and desire for creativity and adventure creates a unique approach to his hospitality tactics.


Established in 2002 by Founder and CEO Sam Nazarian, sbe is a privately-held, leading lifestyle hospitality company that develops, manages and operates award-winning hotels, residences, restaurants and nightclubs.
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