Crestline Appoints Jeff Makhlouf GM

Hilton Garden Inn Arlington Courthouse Plaza

. October 14, 2008

SEPTEMBER 26, 2006. Crestline Hotels & Resorts was appointed as the management company for the property after its recent acquisition by Northridge Capital, LLC.

The hotel includes 189 guest rooms and 1,400 square feet of meeting space. It is less than two miles from Washington, DC and only five miles from Reagan International Airport. The hotel is one block to the METRO with direct links to The Smithsonian, Arlington National Cemetery and the Pentagon.

Mr. Makhlouf joins Crestline Hotels & Resorts from the Hilton Garden Inn Columbia, MD where he was general manager. He began his hospitality management career in 1993 and has held management positions at various Holiday Inn Hotels as well as with the Remington Hotel Corporation. His experience includes a strong emphasis in operations as well as sales and marketing.

Dave Durbin, President and CEO of Crestline Hotels & Resorts, says, "Jeff brings regional experience in managing quality hotels and will be an asset to the team as we strengthen this hotel's market position and service."

Mr. Makhlouf graduated Cum Laude from Towson University and is active in the hospitality industry. Mr. Makhlouf can be reached at: jeff.makhlouf@crestlinehotels.com.

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