ORLANDO, FL--(Marketwired - November 15, 2016) - For nearly 10 years, Anthony White has been committed to operational excellence. As a long time General Manager of award winning GF Management properties, it is with great pleasure that Anthony White is promoted to Area Manager.
"Anthony is a passionate leader who is dedicated not only to the performance of the hotels in which he manages, but is equally committed to creating a positive work environment for his associates" states Vineet Nayyar, Senior Vice President of Operations for GF Management. "The contribution Anthony has made to these hotels and the company as a whole is clear, and we are enthusiastic about his further growth with GF."
Anthony began his career with GF Management in 2007 as the Director of Operations at the Hilton Charlotte University Place in Charlotte, NC. As a proven leader, Anthony then served as General Manager at a few of GF's core hotels. Most recently, Anthony has served as the General Manager at the award winning Embassy Suites Orlando - Lake Buena Vista Resort located just minutes from downtown Orlando, and a Walt Disney World Good Neighbor® Hotel. Anthony played a critical role in the execution of the $14M renovation completed at this property in 2014, making it a cutting edge example for the Embassy Suites brand.
Anthony states the success of his teams comes from a genuine guest service approach. "When you make the guest experience something personal, it shows." From his longevity with the company, Anthony states "GF feels like family. Taking on these properties and impacting the market like we have, I can feel that we are really making something special happen here."
In his capacity as Area Manager, Anthony will oversee the operational performance of a portfolio of full-service and premium branded hotels in the Orlando market including the Hilton Garden Inn Orlando North Lake Mary and the DoubleTree Orlando Airport. GF Management is proud of Anthony's accomplishments and is thoughtfully pairing the growth of the company in the market with Anthony's further professional development.
Originally from Atlanta, Georgia, Anthony now resides in Orlando with his wife and two small children.
About GF Management
GF Management is an award-winning, full-service hospitality ownership, management and advisory company founded in 1988 and based in Center City Philadelphia. With approximately 80 hospitality assets under management, including hotels, resorts, conference centers, catering facilities, casinos and golf courses in 28 states, GF Management specializes in third-party management, asset management and advisory services for a variety of individual, private, institutional and financial clients. Many of GF's core hospitality assets within the portfolio are owned by its principals and therein provide the strength and balance of ownership and management. The Company is currently seeking to expand its portfolio of full-service ownership and management assignments through long-term contracts and joint-venture investment opportunities. For more information about GF Management call 215-972-2222 or visit www.GFHotels.com.
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