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12th Annual Saints…

Mar 27 - 29, 2015
The festival features panel discussions and master classes on literary topics… more

America's Hometown…

Mar 27 - 27, 2015
In the adventuresome spirit of the weekend's FoodFest, it will bring the best… more

Andrew Jackson: Hero…

Mar 27 - 29, 2015
THNOC's exhibition tracks Jackson's rise from humble beginnings to immortality… more

Artist Spotlight…

Mar 27 - 31, 2015
New Orleans-based woodturning artist Tom Dunne will be the featured artist in… more

Edgar Degas: The…

Mar 27 - May 24, 2015
Featuring drawings, prints, sculpture, and photographs, all from a single… more

EN MAS’: Carnival and…

Mar 27 - Jun 7, 2015
Curated by Claire Tancons, Krista Thompson, EN MAS': Carnival and Performance… more

Hogs for the Cause

Mar 27 - 28, 2015
Eighty teams of BBQ competitors, comprised of a mix of some of the region's… more

Jim Roche: Cultural…

Mar 27 - Jul 12, 2015
Born in 1943, Jim Roche received a BA from Florida State University (1961)… more

Kikuo Saito at…

Mar 27 - Apr 4, 2015
Octavia Art Gallery is pleased to present a selection of works from New York… more

Lauren Sturm - Bayou…

Mar 27 - 27, 2015
Performs solo acoustic piano. more

Lauren Sturm - Bayou…

Mar 27 - 27, 2015
Performs solo acoustic piano. more

Le Petit Theatre…

Mar 27 - 29, 2015
Donald Margulies' Pulitzer Prize-winning play tells the story of a couple… more

Louisiana Crawfish…

Mar 27 - 29, 2015
Enjoy authentic Cajun cuisine such as Crawfish pie, Fried Crawfish Tall… more

M.S. Rau Antiques…

Mar 27 - May 4, 2015
Long established and leading art, antiques and jewelry specialist M.S. Rau… more

Mahalia Jackson…

Mar 27 - 27, 2015
The sounds of the 60's will come alive starring The Midtwon Men singing their… more

Maple Leaf Bar…

Mar 27 - 27, 2015
Join us at the Maple Leaf Bar for The Fuzz: A Tribute to The Police. more

Mark Steinmetz: South

Mar 27 - May 10, 2015
Mark Steinmetz lives and works in Athens, Georgia. His work transcends the… more

Music at the Mint…

Mar 27 - 27, 2015
Smokin' Time Jazz Club is a New Orleans based traditional jazz band. They… more

NORDC Movies in the…

Mar 27 - 27, 2015
Join us for NORDC Movies in the Park screening of  "Big Hero… more

Purchased Lives: New…

Mar 27 - Jul 18, 2015
The Historic New Orleans Collection's newest exhibition, "Purchased… more

12th Annual Saints…

Mar 27 - 29, 2015
The festival features panel discussions and master classes on literary topics… more

The Westin New Orleans Canal Place Welcomes General Manager, Scott Weber

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Media Contact:
Terri Lamonte
(504) 553-5100
Terri.Lamonte@westinneworleans.com     

      The Westin New Orleans Canal Place Welcomes General Manager, Scott Weber  

 

New Orleans, LA-April 2013 marked a new beginning for downtown hotel, Westin New Orleans Canal Place with the arrival of General Manager, Scott Weber. Mr. Weber's career spans over 30 years of hospitality experience including 10 years in leadership roles with Starwood Hotels and Resorts \ Westin and 18 years with the Doubletree Hotel Corporation. He has held the position of General Manager at 10 hotels throughout North America including the four diamond Westin Westminster hotel in Colorado for eight years.. He has direct leadership experience related to new build, conversion and acquisition efforts for varying hotel product in marketplaces throughout the U.S.  

Weber's leadership lifestyle is based around associate motivation, recognition and creating an entrepreneurial culture where everyone is passionate about their individual contribution. This type of associate culture is a catalyst to creating a unique, memorable and personalized guest experience. "It is my personal belief that if you establish a culture where leaders inspire the associates and associates inspire the leaders to want to be better, the remainder of the success model is realized at an accelerated pace," says Weber.  

He is a specialist in analyzing a property's overall leadership and business performance, while implementing innovative revenue and flow through strategies, perfected during his years as a property level turnaround specialist. He is an organizational expert in assisting hotel owners and management companies in enhancing the value of each of their assets. He was fortunate enough to spend sometime in finance early on in his career, which has always allowed him a clear line of site to various ownership perspectives.    

Weber will collectively work with the hotels executive team to become the catalyst to creative and innovative strategic thinking and results oriented action planning. His proven path to success has always centered on his ability to initiate change in a property's day to day business culture. Although his approach is creative and innovative, it has a sound foundation, based in proven strategic expertise personally implemented in multiple markets during his career.   His direct training as a Six Sigma Green Belt has taken his belief in process improvement to an entirely different level. The value of Six Sigma strategies are uniquely accelerated in an acquisition environment. He will remove the mystery from a property's current performance, build on its strengths and reposition it for enhanced future success while building bottom line market value.  

The Westin New Orleans Canal Place is a Four Diamond 436 room hotel located at 100 Rue Iberville, adjacent to the Shops at Canal Place. In addition to guest rooms, the property boasts over 26,000 square feet of function and meeting space, two restaurants, a rooftop swimming pool and brand new Westin WORKOUT. For more information, visit www.westinneworleanscanalplace.com or contact Director of Sales and Marketing, Terri Lamonte at (504) 553 5100 or Terri.Lamonte@westinneworleans.com .   ###