New Providence hotel names general manager, director of sales

ZACH SCHWARTING has been appointed as the general manager of the Homewood Suites by Hilton Providence Downtown Hotel, currently under construction, and Renee Lancia has been appointed as director of sales. / COURTESY FIRST BRISTOL CORP.

PROVIDENCE – Zach Schwarting has been appointed as the general manager of the Homewood Suites by Hilton Providence Downtown Hotel, the parent company announced recently.

Schwarting most recently was the assistant general manager at the Hilton Garden Inn Boston Logan Airport. He is a graduate of Johnson & Wales University and holds a bachelor’s degree in sports entertainment and event management.

Hilton also announced Renee Lancia as the hotel’s director of sales. Lancia previously was sales manager at the Hampton Inn & Suites Providence Downtown, a position she held for eight years.

The Providence hotel, under construction, is located at 5 Exchange St. and should open in December. It will have 120 guest suites, including fully equipped kitchens and sleeping areas.

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Mary MacDonald is a staff writer for the PBN. Contact her at macdonald@pbn.com.