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Appointment14 November 2019

Devin Burns

Promoted Vice President, Rooms and F&B
At Omni Hotels in Irving - TX, USA

Devin Burns

Devin Burns has been promoted to vice president of rooms and food and beverage. In Burns' previous position as vice president of food and beverage, he rose to the top of Omni Hotels & Resorts food and beverage program through his innovation and creativity. He will continue to lead food and beverage with his expertise and continued passion, but will now also oversee services including housekeeping, front office, guest services and valet in his new role. He reports directly to Peter Strebel.

Washington State University (WSU)

Devin Burns (Class of 1997) is a graduate of Washington State University (WSU) in Pullman, Washington - United States
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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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