Nick Ivezaj Named General Manager for Kimpton Ink48 Hotel
Kimpton Ink48 Hotel announces the appointment of Nick Ivezaj as its new General Manager. In his role, Nick will oversee all aspects of the hotel and its day-to-day operations as well as its continued growth and success.
“Nick’s extensive experience as a General Manager makes him the perfect addition to the Kimpton Ink48 family,” said Ron Vlasic, Vice President of Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants. “His expertise both in the industry and New York City are exactly what the hotel needs to bring it to the next level. We look forward to what 2018 has in store at Ink48 with Nick leading the team.”
Nick is a Native New Yorker who cut his teeth into hospitality at the famed Plaza Hotel back in 1997. In 2003, he became the Director of Guest Services at the W Times Square. In 2007, he joined Hotel Mela Times Square as General Manager where he spent seven years. Nick then made the move to Highgate Hotels where he oversaw a brand new Hilton Brand Hotel in Times Square for over two years before joining Kimpton Ink48 earlier this year. Accolades Nick has received throughout his career include General Manager of the Year by Trust Hospitality in 2012 and New Executive of the Year by Highgate Hotels in 2016.
“I am delighted to be given this wonderful opportunity to take on the role of General Manager of Kimpton Ink48 Hotel,” stated Nick. “I look forward to working closely with the talented and dynamic team at Ink48 to continue building on the hotel’s success and elevating it to one of the most desirable and inviting locales in New York City.”
Located in the Hell’s Kitchen neighborhood, Kimpton Ink48 features 222 guestrooms and specialty suites, most with breathtaking views of Manhattan and the Hudson River. The hotel also offers its stunning two-story “Heaven Over Hell Suite” featuring 1,100 square feet of indoor space and a 2,200-square-foot outdoor terrace with unobstructed, panoramic views through floor-to-ceiling windows. A full-service onsite luxury spa, the rooftop Press Lounge, acclaimed PRINT. Restaurant and 6,000 square feet of inspiring meeting and event space complete the Kimpton Ink48 experience.