06-2017 - New Castle Marks 90th Anniversary of Westin Portland

 Governor Paul LePage Recreates Opening Ceremony Tossing the Key into Casco Bay Westin Portland GM Jeff Burrell, Maine Governor Paul LePage and Nat Thompson grandson of hotel founder Henry Rines toss ceremonial keys (made from eco-friendly fish food) into Casco Bay as a symbolic wish that the hotel will remain open forever. Celebrating 90 years Read more...

06-2017 - New Castle Doubles Down on Dual Brands

New Castle President and COO Gerry Chase discusses dual-brand plans with Hotel Business' CJ Arlotta Reaches Beyond Urban Markets into Beach Resort and Business Park Shelton, Conn., - - June 13, 2017 - - With one of the industry’s first dual-branded hotels, the 78-suite Residence Inn and the 102-room Courtyard by Marriott, operating successfully in Read more...

03-2017 - Julian Buffam Joins Biz Development Team

  Julian Buffam Gerry Chase, president and COO of New Castle Hotels & Resorts, a leading third-party management company and hotel developer, today announced that Julian Buffam has joined the company’s acquisitions and development team as director of business development. Buffam most recently was an investment analyst with HEI Hotels and Resorts, charged with underwriting Read more...

03-2017 - Kevin Runner to Head The Westin Jekyll Island

Prominent Jekyll Island Hotelier Brings Decades of Local Market Expertise Gerry Chase, president and COO of New Castle Hotels & Resorts, a leading third-party management company and hotel developer, today announced that longtime Jekyll Island hotelier, Kevin Runner has been named general manager of the Westin Jekyll Island. The 200-room, beachfront hotel opened in 2015, Read more...

02-2017 - Alex Lugo Promoted to GM Hilton Lexington

Gerry Chase, president and COO of New Castle Hotels & Resorts, a leading third-party management company and hotel developer, today announced that Alex Lugo was promoted to general manager of the 366 room Hilton Lexington Downtown. Most recently, Lugo was the general manager for the Westin Jekyll Island where he oversaw the pre-opening phase of Read more...