Industry Update
Appointment16 January 2019

Brian Barden

Promoted Area General Manager
At The Inn at Union Square and Hotel Griffon in San Francisco - CA, USA

Brian Barden

With more than 15 years of hospitality experience, Brian Barden brings leadership and a passion for hospitality to his new role at the Inn at Union Square and Hotel Griffon. In his most recent position as Greystone Hotels San Francisco Area Operations Manager, Barden played a pivotal role in building the regional management team. "I look forward to this new chapter as part of the Greystone Hotels family," said Barden, "I have had the pleasure of experiencing firsthand the work ethic and exceptional guest service that Greystone promises to every guest, and plan to foster both in my new role as General Manager."

Greystone Hotels

An independently owned hotel and hospitality management company with 10 West Coast properties in California and Oregon, Greystone Hotels was founded in 1995 by Eric Horodas (President) and Peter Trethewey.
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Raul Ainardi - General Manager

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Brian Barden - Area Operations Manager

9 August 2018 — Eric Horodas, President of Greystone Hotels, announces the selection of Brian Barden as the company's newest San Francisco Area Operations Manager. A motivated and highly-qualified addition to the team, Barden will oversee operations for Greystone's collection of San Francisco hotels, which includes the King George, the Hotel Griffon, and the Inn at Union Square.
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