In this role, he will oversee all managerial duties for the property leading up to the reopening in July 2016, following the completion of the first phase of a major renovation.
Spann joins the Cliff House team with more than 20 years of hospitality experience, eight of which have been within the Destination Hotels portfolio. Most recently, Spann served as area general manager of three Washington-based properties, Suncadia Resort, Woodmark Hotel & Still Spa and Motif Seattle.
"I am thrilled to venture up to beautiful Maine to continue with the Destination Hotels' family," said Spann. "This is one of those extraordinary moments in a career that you are so grateful and excited to be a part such an amazing undertaking. Cliff House will re-emerge as one of the most sought after coastal destination properties in New England."
Spann graduated from Oklahoma State University and contributes to various committees around the nation including Board of Directors for both Long Branch Chamber of Commerce, NJ and the Columbia River Gorge Visitors Association.
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