Renaissance New York Chelsea Hotel announces new GM
The Renaissance New York Chelsea Hotel announced the appointment of Chris Rynkar as its new general manager.
The hotel will officially open its doors this fall as one of the tallest properties in Manhattan’s Flower District, rising 430-feet-high. It will be located on the site of the former Antiques Garage, a popular indoor flea market.
As general manager, Chris Rynkar will oversee and lead all operations and management at the property. With more than 15 years of hospitality experience in New York City, Detroit, Boston, and San Diego, Rynkar has held various managerial and operational positions at some of the world’s most recognized brands, such as Hyatt, Marriott, and Real Hospitality.
He was awarded “General Manager of the Year” by Real Hospitality Group and was named “Manager of the Year” during his career at Hyatt. Along with a strong operational background, Rynkar also gained revenue management experience during his time as the director of revenue management at the Hyatt Regency Cambridge Hotel in Boston.