Ivy Arndt, Director of Sales for Hyatt Place Cleveland/Westlake/Crocker Park, named Director of Sales of the Year for Hyatt Place Properties


March 29, 2018. Cleveland, OH. – Ivy Arndt, Director of Sales for Hyatt Place Cleveland/Westlake/Crocker Park, has been recognized as the Director of Sales of the Year for Hyatt Place properties. The hotel, which opened in 2015, is owned by Stark Enterprises, was developed by The Olympia Companies and is managed by Olympia Hotel Management. The award was presented during the opening session at Hyatt’s Transient Sales Workshop at the Hyatt Regency Reston, in Reston, Virginia, on Monday, March 11, 2019. 

“The Hyatt Place Cleveland/Westlake/Crocker Park was once again number one in the Crocker Park market, led by Ivy Arndt’s focus on growth and strategic partnerships,” said Justin Pypniowski, Regional Vice President, Franchise Sales, Hyatt Place & Hyatt House – Americas. “Ivy is a true example of a Hyatt leader who lives our purpose, caring for people so they can be their best. Ivy lives Hyatt’s purpose not only through her strong client relationships but through the sales culture she has created throughout the hotel and the relationships she cultivates throughout the Hyatt Family, creating a sense of community with our Hyatts of Cleveland.”

This extraordinary award comes after the property was named “Hyatt Place Hotel of the Year” for 2017 by Hyatt at its Global Select Service Sales Summit. The hotel also won Hyatt’s HyAchiever Award for meeting all sales goals and metrics as well as the STR Performance – Highest RevPAR Index for 2017.

“Ivy is a true leader, and not just in the sales department, where she maintains strong working relationships with our accounts and clients and crushes all goals given to her” says Todd Lentz, General Manager of Hyatt Place Cleveland/Westlake/Crocker Park. “She lives and breathes our company values and is a true team player. She always has the success of the hotel at the top of her mind.”

Hyatt Place Cleveland/Westlake/Crocker Park features 110 guestrooms and suites and 850 square feet of meeting space. The hotel offers complimentary WiFi, a Gallery Kitchen Breakfast for guests, a 24/7 Gallery Menu & Market, Coffee to Cocktails Bar, a 24-hour business center, an indoor pool, and a fitness center. Hyatt Place Cleveland/Westlake/Crocker Park is 13 miles from Cleveland Hopkins International Airport and less than 20 miles from downtown Cleveland.


Olympia Hotel Management is a division of The Olympia Companies, an innovative leader in high profile real estate development, equity investment and hospitality management projects in the U.S. Currently working with a portfolio of 23 properties nationwide, Olympia Hotel Management is known for managing a new breed of customized campus hotels such as The Alfond Inn at Rollins; independently-owned luxury boutique hotels like The Glen House, Sophy Hyde Park, and Inn by the Sea; and receiving multiple best-in-class awards for its work with such select-service brands as Hyatt Place and Hyatt House. For more information, visit https://theolympiacompanies.com/services/hotel-management/


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