The dual-branded Aloft and Element Hotel Development in Redmond, Wash., was declared open by Minneapolis-based CSM Corporation. The two hotels are located near the Microsoft Corporation's world headquarters as well as Google, Nintendo, Boeing and Expedia. The hotels share one building and multiple amenities.
CSM Lodging, a division of CSM Corporation, recently appointed Robert Payne as regional sales director for the hospitality management and ownership company.
"I am very pleased and excited to announce Robert’s promotion within our company," said Kate Burda, vice president of sales and marketing at CSM Lodging. "He is an inspiring leader who has a unique ability to lead by example while motivating his team to pursue excellence in all areas. This is a well-deserved promotion and we congratulate him!"