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Who's News in Special Events for May 27, 2021

Special events business news

People on the Move

Island Hospitality Management, the premier third-party management company for select service and upscale extended stay hotels in the United States, has announced today that Roger Pollak will be retiring as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer on June 30, 2021. Pollak will serve as Director of Special Projects through the end of 2021. 

Pollak has spent the majority of his career as an instrumental leader at Island Hospitality since joining the team in 1995. Pollak’s contributions in various senior executive roles include overseeing the company’s financial and corporate administrative functions, as well as managing priority third-party owner relationships. 

Venue News

Hotel San Luis Obispo, Piazza Hospitality’s first property on California’s scenic Central Coast, announced its new health and safety measures for meetings and events hosted at the boutique hotel to protect all attendees and team members.  With these policies and Hotel San Luis Obispo’s numerous outdoor venues, including the recently opened expansive rooftop terrace and accompanying lounge, High Bar, the property is the ideal destination for safe, socially distanced yet memorable events year-round.    

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