Hilton Garden Inn Indiana Announces New General Manager
INDIANA, Pa. – October 5, 2021 Hospitality Asset Management Company (HAMCO), the State College based management group of the Hilton Garden Inn Indiana at IUP, is proud to announce the appointment of Angela Kellar as General Manager of the hotel. With more than 20 years of experience in the hospitality industry, Ms. Kellar has been a part of the Hilton Garden Inn team since April 2018. She earned the Hilton Garden Inn, Sales Leader of the Year Award (North America, South America, and Canada) in 2019.
“Angela’s extensive experience in hospitality and her local community knowledge will ensure the continued success of the Hilton Garden Inn IUP.” said Edward Tubbs, Chief Operating Officer for HAMCO. “Through her leadership, our team members will continue to have all the tools they need to achieve a high level of guest satisfaction.”
The Hilton Garden Inn Indiana at IUP has been recognized by the Hilton Worldwide as a recipient of the 2017 and 2019 Conrad Achievement Award, which annually acknowledges the best-in-class properties of all Hilton Garden Inn hotels. The award’s criteria includes ranking within the top 5% of Hilton Garden Inn hotels in the Americas, based on the brand’s Total Quality Score Report. Of the 738 hotels eligible for the award, the Hilton Garden Inn Indiana at IUP ranked in the top 20 in Total Quality Score during those years. Most recently, the hotel earned the Hilton Garden Inn 2021 Strong Award which recognizes the top 1% of Hilton Garden Inn properties.
“We are honored to be consistently recognized by the Hilton Garden Inn brand as one of its top properties and thrilled to have Angela agree to be our next leader” said Mark Morath, Founder and Chief Executive Officer for HAMCO.
Located on the campus of Indiana University of Pennsylvania at 714 Pratt Drive, adjacent to the Kovalchick Convention and Athletic Complex (KCAC), the Hilton Garden Inn IUP offers 128 guest rooms with amenities including complimentary Wi-Fi, an indoor pool, a state-of-the-art fitness center and CH Fields - Craft Kitchen restaurant & lounge which provides a farm to table experience. The hotel also has numerous spaces for meetings and banquets. For more information or to make reservations, please visit www.lioncountrylodging.com or call (724) 349-2222.
About Hospitality Asset Management Company Inc.
Hospitality Asset Management Company operates 13 Pennsylvania lodging properties and five restaurants. The company is a full-service management organization with extensive experience in hotel and restaurant development, financing, and operations.
In State College, they manage the AAA Four Diamond Carnegie Inn & Spa, Days Inn by Wyndham Penn State, Hilton Garden Inn, Super 8 by Wyndham, Quality Inn, Nittany Budget Motel, Gigi’s Southern Table, and Carnegie Inn Fine Dining. In Carlisle, PA, their operations include the Comfort Suites, Comfort Inn, and 1794 The Whiskey Rebellion and in Indiana, PA, on the campus of IUP, the Hilton Garden Inn, and CH Fields Craft Kitchen. They also operate the Courtyard by Marriott, Wingate by Wyndham, Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham, and TōST at Market Square in Altoona, PA, as well as the Best Western Plus in Clearfield, PA. Also under development are properties in Bellefonte and Camp Hill, PA, and Parsippany, NJ.