Hilton Worldwide Appoints J Peter Lynn As Area General Manager

General Manager of Hilton San Diego Bayfront Promoted to Regional Position

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March 17, 2015

SAN DIEGO, Calif. - Hilton San Diego Bayfront's General Manager has been promoted as Area General Manager for San Diego by Hilton Worldwide.

J Peter Lynn began his career in hospitality more than 30 years ago. Lynn has a proven record of driving business at numerous properties and successfully managing multi-million dollar projects. In 2008, Hilton San Diego Bayfront opened under Lynn's management, and since then the hotel has achieved numerous recognitions and awards. Most recently Hilton San Diego Bayfront was named the '#6 Top Meeting Hotel in the US' by Cvent and one of the 'Best Places to Work in San Diego' by the San Diego Business Journal. Prior to his tenure at the Hilton San Diego Bayfront, Lynn served as General Manager of The Palmer House - A Hilton Hotel, where he spearheaded the property's $170 million-dollar restoration.

"Along with his many years of experience, J Peter Lynn brings an innovative perspective to every property he has opened or renovated," says Timothy A. Benolken, senior vice president, hotel operations, Hilton Worldwide. "As San Diego continues to rank as a top destination in the U.S., we are confident Lynn will lead our hotels into being the top choice for every traveler."

In addition to continuing to be the day-to-day general manager for Hilton San Diego Bayfront, where he was named Sunstone Hotel Investors' 2012 General Manager of the Year, Lynn will also oversee Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines, DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel San Diego Mission Valley and Embassy Suites La Jolla.

J Peter Lynn and his wife Lisa, have been married for twenty-two years and have two teenage boys. The whole family enjoys the outdoors and living the active San Diego lifestyle.

About Hilton San Diego Bayfront
Hilton San Diego Bayfront, a 30-story, 1,190 room hotel, is located on the edge of the bay in downtown San Diego and situated on 12.79 acres of Bayfront land. The hotel boasts 165,000 square feet of meeting and event space, four restaurants, a 7,300 square foot health club and spa, 3,000 square feet of retail space, a 2,400 square foot business center along with San Diego's first heated saltwater hotel swimming pool and nearly $2 million of commissioned public art. Hilton San Diego Bayfront is adjacent to the San Diego Convention Center and PETCO Park, located at One Park Boulevard, San Diego, 92101. For additional information, please visit: www.hiltonsandiegobayfront.com.

Contact

Samira Maknoon
Hilton San Diego Bayfront
+1 619 270 2628
samira.maknoon@hilton.com

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