SAN FRANCISCO, CA (June 19, 2018) – Eric Horodas, President of Greystone Hotels, announces the selection of Marianne Centeno as the brand’s new San Francisco Area Sales Manager. A driven and knowledgeable hospitality professional with almost two decades of experience, Centeno will oversee sales for Greystone’s collection of San Francisco hotels, which includes the King George, the Hotel Griffon, and the Inn at Union Square. Most recently, Centeno was the Sales Manager for the recently rebranded Hotel Spero in San Francisco.
Throughout her career, Centeno has held sales positions at hotels across the country, including the Sheraton Edison Hotel and Hilton Woodbridge Hotel in New Jersey as well as the Park Central Hotel San Francisco and Westin San Francisco Market Street in San Francisco. In 2015, Centeno was honored with the Top Annual Producing Highgate Catering Conference Services Professional Award for her work at Park Central San Francisco. Since moving to San Francisco in 2012, Centeno has gained an extensive knowledge of the local hotel landscape, cultivated valuable relationships, and established an impressive reputation within the San Francisco hospitality community.
“Greystone Hotels is known for standout properties and exceptional customer service,” said Centeno, “and I am thrilled to be stepping into this role at such an exciting time. I eagerly anticipate working alongside this talented team as we look towards the upcoming developments and promising future of the Greystone Hotels portfolio.”
Born in the Philippines, Marianne Centeno moved to the United States shortly after completing her education at Siena College. Centeno received her bachelor’s degree in Hotel and Restaurant Management, with a certificate in Tourism. In her spare time, she enjoys hiking with her family, hanging by the coast, or wine tasting in Napa and Sonoma.
About Greystone Hotels
An independently owned hotel management company based in San Francisco, Greystone Hotels was founded in 1995 by President and CEO Eric Horodas and Peter Trethewey. Greystone owns and manages 11 properties in California and Oregon, with a 12th hotel under construction in downtown Santa Rosa. Dedicated to superior customer service and eco-friendly hospitality, the Greystone portfolio consists of nine independent boutique hotels and inns, and three flagship-affiliated properties (Best Western International and Marriott International). Each Greystone staff member is focused on providing exceptional guest experiences for business and leisure travelers seeking friendly, comfortable and welcoming accommodations as their home away from home. Every hotel in the Greystone portfolio also provides its guests with unique decor and programming informed by the location of each hotel. All of Greystone’s California properties are certified by the California Green Lodging Association for on-site sustainability efforts, and Greystone’s independent boutique hotels are members of the L.E. Hotels family—a global hotel representation company. Visit us and “Experience Exceptional Service” during every stay.