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Benchmark Names Christiann "Tiann" Homann Director of Rooms For Doug Pitcock '49 Texas A&M Hotel and Conference Center

BENCHMARK®, a global hospitality company, has named Christiaan “Tiaan” Homann director of rooms for the Doug Pitcock ’49 Texas A&M Hotel and Conference Center, currently under construction in College Station, Texas.  The Benchmark Resorts & Hotelsproperty is expected to open in August.  Greg Stafford, general manager, made the announcement.

“It is such a pleasure to welcome Tiaan to our professional management team,” said Mr. Stafford. “Not only is he highly qualified in all areas of hotel operations, he has a strong background with Benchmark and a keen understanding of the company’s ‘Be The Difference’ guest service philosophy.”

Tiaan Homann was previously director of rooms at Benchmark’s Eaglewood Resort & Spa located in Chicago, a position he was promoted to following success in conference sales for the property. He has also held positions as front office manager and food & beverage outlet manager for Benchmark at the resort. Earlier he worked in the food & beverage department for Marriott Hotels.

Mr. Homann is a graduate of the University of Johannesburg where he earned his Bachelor’s degree in Hospitality Administration and Management. He is relocating to College Station.


About Doug Pitcock ’49 Texas A&M Hotel and Conference Center

With a privileged location directly across from Kyle Field, the Doug Pitcock ’49 Texas A&M Hotel and Conference Center, in College Station, Texas, is a destination luxury property offering state-of-the-art conference facilities, signature brand amenities, welcoming accommodations, and gracious southern hospitality. Steeped in Texas A&M history, traditions and culture, the property has a powerful sense of place and is the ideal choice for business and leisure travelers seeking a one-of-a-kind authentic Aggieland experience. As the preferred hotel for Texas A&M University, the property offers 250 spacious guest rooms, including two penthouses and 11 suites, with sweeping views of the Texas A&M campus. Also featured on property is a rooftop pool overlooking Kyle Field; dining outlets committed to providing fresh, healthful, scratch-prepared and locally-sourced dishes; a two-story bar and lounge with a terrace; and a full-service conference center with 35,000 square feet of multi-functional meeting space. The Doug Pitcock ’49 Texas A&M Hotel and Conference Center is the perfect place for scholarly explorations, meaningful celebrations, productive meetings, college visits and family vacations.http://texasamhotelcc.com and https://www.facebook.com/TAMUHotelCC/

About Benchmark Resorts & Hotels®

Benchmark Resorts & Hotels® features the finest in lodging, dining, recreational and meeting accommodations.  Featuring unique and distinctive properties renown for exceptional service and for creating unforgettable memory-making experiences, it is the signature portfolio of BENCHMARK®, a global hospitality company, which has been a leading US-based hospitality management company for nearly 40 years.  Many Benchmark Resort & Hotels' properties are certified by IACC, the association that represents the finest meeting venues and services globally, and many have also been recognized with the coveted Benchmark Conference Centers® certification of meeting excellence.  www.benchmarkresortsandhotels.com.  To become a fan on Facebook, visit www.facebook.com/BenchmarkResortsandHotels  Follow us on Twitter at https://twitter.com/BenchmarkHotels, on Instagram at www.instagram.com/benchmarkresortsandhotels, and on Pinterest at  www.pinterest.com/benchmarkhotels


Ken Ellens
Ken Ellens Communications
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