Mark Armstrong joins Intercontinental's Staybridge Suites Newcastle as general manager

Former Caledonian Hotel general manager to oversee the April 2009 launch

Mark Armstrong - general manager of IHG’s Staybridge Suites Newcastle
Mark Armstrong - general manager of IHG’s Staybridge Suites Newcastle

Intercontinental Hotels Group (IHG) has appointed Mark Armstrong general manager of Staybridge Suites Newcastle.  

The 128-suite extended stay hotel is due to open in April 2009, and follows the launch of the Staybridge Suites Liverpool in June this year.

Armstrong has 21 years experience in the hospitality industry, and was previously general manager at the Caledonian Hotel in Newcastle.  

IHG plans to open 12 more Staybridge Suites properties in Europe, the Middle East and Africa.

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