Jale Hashimi Remington has announced a new Vice President and General Manager within the Operations Luxury Division, Jale Hashimi. In addition to her continued role as General Manager of Melrose Georgetown Hotel in Washington DC, Ms Hashimi will oversee the strategic direction of Silversmith Hotel in Chicago, One Ocean Resort and Spa in Atlantic Beach, Fla. and Churchill Hotel in Washington DC. Ms Hashimi was just announced the 2016 ‘General Manager of the Year’ for 2016 by Remington Hotels from more than 90 hotels for her performance and leadership.

“We are honored to have Jale lead this group of hotels as she is a dedicated, key member of Remington and has shown strong leadership and motivation in every position,” said Mark Sharkey, President of Remington. “I look forward to seeing her continued success among the hotels.”

Since joining Melrose Georgetown Hotel in 2013, Ms Hashimi has enhanced profitability of the art-deco inspired, boutique hotel and built a team committed to the guest experiences. Under Ms Hashimi’s leadership, the hotel’s farm-to-fork restaurant, Jardenea, has flourished delivering decadent food and service in a refined intimate setting. Recently recognized by Condé Nast Traveler as the number two hotel in Washington DC and conveniently located in the heart of the nation’s capital, Melrose Georgetown Hotel defines distinct, innovative service in a stylish, chic ambiance.

“I am humbled by this promotion and grateful for the many opportunities that Remington has provided me,” said Jale Hashimi, Vice President and General Manager Luxury Division, Remington. “I have had the opportunity to work with passionate associates who make an incredible team and I am honored to work with the additional hotel teams and together push their success to new heights.”

Ms Hashimi has held various positions as general manager among locations like Churchill Hotel, Embassy Suites Dulles Airport in Herndon, Va., Melrose Georgetown Hotel, Hilton Singer Island in Riviera Beach, Fla. and Four Points by Sheraton in downtown Washington DC.

Ms Hashimi produced immediate and substantial increases in revenues and gross operating profit and developed key internal talent while she has been responsible for stabilizing the sales efforts and receiving several recognition awards.