Lockwood Hotel Welcomes David Beaudoin as General Manager
Lockwood Hotel is pleased to announce the appointment of David Beaudoin as General Manager. Having dedicated his career to the hospitality industry in New England, David, a seasoned hotel professional, brings extensive experience to Lockwood Hotel.
In his new position, David will oversee day-to-day hotel operations, lead the team in delivering operational excellence and elevating guest experiences. With a proven track record in revenue management and cost-effective strategies, David aims to further enhance the hotel's financial performance while maintaining a focus on exceptional service. His leadership will further inspire the team at Lockwood Hotel, fostering a culture of excellence and innovation in the heart of Maine's budding hospitality scene.
"I'm delighted to join the vibrant community of Waterville during this exciting phase of growth and revitalization," said David. "I'm eager to be a champion for the central Maine destination, drawing even more travelers to experience the unique charm it has to offer. I look forward to collaborating with the dedicated team at the hotel, working together toward sustained success and contributing to the thriving development of this wonderful city."
David worked his way through leadership roles within hotel operations and management. Over his career he managed boutique hotels including Boothbay Harbor Inn, Red Jacket Mountain View Resort and larger properties with casinos like Hollywood Casino Hotel. Most recently, David worked with Olympia Hotel Management out of Portland, Maine. David is a lifelong Maine resident. A perfect addition to the art-rich Waterville community, David enjoys art and is an avid painter.
Opened in 2022, Lockwood Hotel, which was developed by Coby College and is managed by Charlestowne Hotels, is the first boutique hotel experience in downtown Waterville in more than a century. Offering a one-of-a-kind home base for exploring the state's many unexpected treasures, Lockwood Hotel is centrally located on Waterville's revived Main Street and offers well-appointed accommodations and a leading restaurant, Front & Main.