Sheraton Chicago Hotel & Towers Welcomes Ueno as New General Manager
Throughout his successful career, Ueno has been promoted within the Westin brand several times, holding management positions at properties such as The Westin Stonebriar Resort in Frisco, Texas; The Westin La Cantera Resort in San Antonio, Texas; The Westin Hotel Renaissance Center in Detroit; The Westin Maui Resort & Spa in Lahaina, Hawaii; and The Westin Seattle.
“It is a pleasure to come to Chicago and to such a well-respected and beautiful hotel,” Ueno said. “I am thrilled to accept this challenging new position, and represent Chicago’s premier meetings and business hotel.”
Located in the heart of downtown Chicago, at 301 East North Water Street, the Sheraton Chicago Hotel & Towers is ideally situated on the Chicago River, within walking distance of Navy Pier, Magnificent Mile, Millennium Park, Loop business district and more. The hotel features 120,000 square feet of state-of-the-art meeting space, including a 40,000 square-foot ballroom (the largest hotel ballroom in the Midwest), 34 breakout rooms, and a 35,000 square-foot exhibit hall. Additionally, the property offers 1,209 guest rooms and suites, featuring Sheraton’s ultra-comfortable Sweet Sleeper(SM) bed, full-service business center, health club with massage therapy, an indoor swimming pool and five distinctive restaurants and lounges including Shula’s Steak House, one of America’s favorites.
More information about the Sheraton Chicago Hotel & Towers can be obtained by visiting its web site at or by calling (312) 464-1000.
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