Crescent Hotels & Resorts to Manage Palisades Conference Center in New York
HNA Group is a global multinational with interests in airport services, transportation, real estate, financial services, leasing, tourism, hotels, and logistics. HNA has a 200,000-strong global workforce.
HNA Group was attracted to Rockland County, and Palisades in particular, because of the community's proximity to New York City and the well-educated workforce in Palisades and the surrounding communities. HNA Group said that as its business expands in North America, the Group will need talented, dedicated employees to help fuel its growth
International Business Machines (IBM) plans to maintain a presence at the property. The Palisades Conference Center provides leading financial institutions, universities and services organizations with training and education facilities, as well as hosting customer events.
HNA Group intends to maintain the current character of the property and is committed to operating the conference center in a manner that is sensitive to the needs of the Palisades and Rockland communities. In addition to training events for its global workforce, HNA plans to host cultural and social events for its new neighbors.