Industry Update
Appointment26 June 2019

Gino Caliendo

Appointed General Manager
At Omni William Penn Hotel in Pittsburgh - PA, USA

Gino Caliendo

Omni William Penn Hotel is pleased to announce the appointment of Gino Caliendo to the post of general manager. A results-focused and strategic leader with a passion for excellence and over 20 years of experience building and leading successful hospitality businesses, Caliendo will oversee the hotel's operations and lead more than 400 dedicated associates.

Caliendo joins Omni William Penn Hotel following two decades with Hyatt. During his tenure, he served as general manager at hotels and resorts across the country, including Hyatt Regency Miami, Hyatt Regency Hill Country, Hyatt Regency Jacksonville and, most recently, Hyatt Regency at Los Angeles International Airport. During his career, Caliendo led successful turnaround and growth situations. Caliendo's broad-based experience includes boutique hotels, resorts, convention destinations and suburban locations. Caliendo is active in various industry and community organizations and was nominated for GM of the Year for Hyatt twice in his career.

Hospitality is in Caliendo's DNA. His father was a banquet server at Omni William Penn in the late 1960's and his mother served as a housekeeper at St. Francis Hospital. Born and raised in Pittsburgh, in the vibrant city neighborhood of Bloomfield, his roots are deep. Caliendo is excited to be back home in the hospitality business, where his heart truly lies.

Omni Hotels

Omni Hotels & Resorts creates genuine, authentic guest experiences at 45 distinct luxury hotels and resorts in leading business gateways and leisure destinations across North America. From exceptional golf and spa retreats to dynamic business settings, each Omni showcases the local flavor of the destination while featuring four-diamond services, signature restaurants, Wi-Fi connectivity and unique wellness options.
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