Huntington Hotel Annouces the Appointments of General Manager Brian Fenwick and Director of Sales & Marketing Lauren Vojvoda

USA, San Francisco , California. September 26, 2019

Huntington Hotel, the 134-room hotel perched atop Nob Hill, welcomes Brian Fenwick as general manager and Lauren Vojvoda as director of sales & marketing. With 30 years of combined hotel management and sales background, together Fenwick and Vojvoda join the leadership team at the historic San Francisco property.

A hospitality industry veteran with 17 years of experience in the San Francisco market, Fenwick most recently comes from RocketSpace, a San Francisco coworking space for tech startups, and previously from Commune Hotel & Resorts where he served as vice president and orchestrated 37 major opening and transition branding campaigns for the portfolio. Prior to that, he held the role of senior director of openings & transitions for Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants where he managed training of talent and development while contributing to property-level brand direction. In his new role at Huntington Hotel, Fenwick oversees day-to-day hotel operations including on-property dining and spa destinations, Big 4 and Nob Hill Spa. Fenwick received a degree in Fine/Studio Arts from the University of Utah.

Vojvoda joins the Huntington Hotel team as director of sales & marketing with 13 years of front-of-house and sales experience at San Francisco hotels. She comes to the property from Kimpton Sir Francis Drake hotel where she most recently held the position of associate director of sales. Vojvoda brings strategic sales and marketing experience to her new role at Huntington Hotel where she is responsible for leading sales initiatives for the property. She received a bachelor's degree in Liberal Arts and Sciences from San Francisco State University.


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