SOURCE: Marriott


June 29, 2016 09:00 ET

Renaissance Columbus Downtown Hotel Debuts Rejuvenated Guest Rooms and Welcomes New Executive Team Members

COLUMBUS, OH--(Marketwired - Jun 29, 2016) - The Renaissance Columbus Downtown Hotel is unveiling big changes to both their guest rooms and their personnel. In 2016, the hotel underwent major updates and welcomed a new General Manager and Director of Hotel Operations to their executive team. Plan a stay at this downtown Columbus, Ohio hotel and experience beautifully renovated guest rooms in the heart of the city.

After a six-month renovation, 376 elegantly modern guest rooms and 32 suites were completed in April. The renovation included vibrant changes to the rooms and bathrooms to make them less ordinary and more inspiring. Each guest room incorporates new carpet, paint, wall vinyl and furniture pieces for a completely refreshed look. The bathrooms have been expanded and feature a barn door design for easier access. Relax in these newly revamped Columbus, Ohio accommodations in the heart of the city.

An exciting addition to the Executive Team, Chuck O'Donnell stepped into the role of General Manager in January. He has been a Marriott employee for 28 years, beginning his career as a Bellman in Irving, Texas. O'Donnell has filled a wide variety of roles during his time with Marriott, and has most recently served as General Manager for Kansas City Airport Marriott and Director of Hotel Operations for Minneapolis City Center Marriott.

The Renaissance Columbus Hotel also welcomed Abbey Griffith in May of 2016 as the new Director of Hotel Operations. Originally from Wisconsin, Griffith began her career at Marriott in 2001. Before moving to Columbus, Griffith served as Rooms Operations Manager as well as Assistant General Manager for the Renaissance Charleston Historic District Hotel.

About Renaissance Columbus Downtown Hotel

Relax in over 400 luxurious hotel rooms with upscale amenities and contemporary styling while enjoying stunning views of downtown. During your stay, explore top attractions from this Columbus hotel near Nationwide Arena, Columbus Convention Center, and The Ohio State University. Enjoy a delicious meal made with fresh, local ingredients at Latitude 41, a Dean James Max Destination Restaurant. Plan an elegant wedding or a vibrant corporate event with over 22,000 feet of meeting space. Feel the energy of the state's capital at the Renaissance Columbus Downtown Hotel.

For more information, visit or call 614.228.5050.