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The Stella Hotel Announces Peggy Trott as General Manager
Noted Executive to Lead Full-Service Hotel Inside Burgeoning ATLAS Development
(BRYAN, Texas) – Trust Hospitality and The Stella Hotel announce Peggy Trott as the General Manager of the 176-key, high-end independent property currently under construction.
Opening spring 2017, The Stella will exemplify authentic Texas hospitality in a fun and memorable atmosphere. The hotel will be situated in the heart of ATLAS, the health and wellness-focused master planned development in the epicenter of the Texas A&M Biocorridor.
Trott comes to The Stella from The Inn at Laguna Beach (Calif.), where she was the General Manager. Previously, Trott was the General Manager at the Hotel Palomar Philadelphia, and worked as the Director of Hotel Transitions / General Manager for Kimpton Hotels and Restaurants. She also has worked as a General Manager for various hotels in Aspen, Colo., Seattle, Salt Lake City and Washington D.C.
A graduate of the University of Arizona, Trott has received numerous awards during her career, including the Rookie General Manager of the Year at the Alexis Hotel in Seattle, Manager of the Year at the ANA Hotel in Washington D.C., and Most Creative General Manager Award from Kimpton Hotels and Restaurants.
“We’re honored to welcome a General Manager with Peggy’s expertise and leadership,” says Spencer Clements, Principal, ATLAS and Traditions Development. “Her experience opening and operating lifestyle hotels makes her the perfect person to execute our vision for The Stella.”
The Stella will be the focal point of the 200-acre ATLAS community, immersing guests in a lifestyle that melds corporate and leisure pursuits. The hotel will feature a restaurant and bar with alfresco dining, two swimming pools and outdoor bar, a fitness room, 10,000 square feet of meeting space and adjacent backyard event space.
Miami-based Trust Hospitality will operate The Stella, adding it to the company’s portfolio of numerous lifestyle and luxury hotels across the United States, Caribbean and Latin America. Trust’s hotels and resorts have received several accolades including the Conde Nast Traveler Hot List, Travel & Leisure World Best Award, Trip Advisor’s Travelers Choice Top 25, Diamond Rated in AAA and Expedia Insider’s Select Award.
“I’m extremely honored by this opportunity to join The Stella and Trust Hospitality families,” Trott says. “I look forward to introducing The Stella to the Bryan/College Station community and making this my home. We plan on creating an authentic upscale atmosphere where you can relax and enjoy the best central Texas has to offer.
“Well-appointed yet still approachable, The Stella will be a special offering within our community – unlike any other hotel here in town.”
For more information about The Stella Hotel and ATLAS: www.atlastx.com.
An extension of the acclaimed Traditions Club and Community, ATLAS is the first and only master-planned community in Texas created for companies engaged in the health and wellness fields. ATLAS offers a thriving planned community chockfull of lifestyle, employment and outdoor opportunities, including The Stella Hotel.
Centrally located within The Texas A&M Biocorridor, ATLAS is adjacent to the Texas A&M Health Science Center and just two miles from Texas A&M University and Easterwood Airport. The College of Veterinary Medicine, new $32 million Equine Complex, Mays Business School, Texas A&M Research Park, National Center for Therapeutics Manufacturing and the Texas Institute of Preclinical Studies are all within 2.5 miles.
ATLAS is adjacent to the Traditions Club and Community, providing access to its Jack Nicklaus/Jack Nicklaus II designed championship golf course, fine dining and luxurious home sites. This, combined with unparalleled entrée and proximity to world-class researchers and students locating within ATLAS, provides an ideal collaborative atmosphere for companies.
About The Stella Hotel
The focal point of the 200-acre ATLAS community – the health and wellness-focused, master-planned development situated at the epicenter of the Texas A&M Biocorridor – The Stella Hotel is a 176-key, high-end independent property opening in spring 2017. Immersing guests in a lifestyle that melds corporate and leisure pursuits, The Stella will feature a restaurant and bar with alfresco dining, two swimming pools and outdoor bar, a fitness room, 10,000 square feet of meeting space and adjacent backyard event space.
About Trust Hospitality
Trust Hospitality is an award-winning premier hotel owner and operator. With more than 25 years of experience, Trust has more than 30 projects in operation or development worldwide. With numerous boutique and luxury hotels and resorts across the US, Caribbean and Latin America, Trusts’ hotels and resorts have received accolades including Conde Nast Traveler Hot List, Travel & Leisure World Best Award, Trip Advisor’s Travelers Choice Top 25, Diamond Rated in AAA and Expedia Insider’s Select Award. Headquartered in Miami, Trust also has offices in New York, Panama, El Salvador, Guadalajara and Lisbon.
For more information, visit www.trusthospitality.com and its social media sites: Facebook www.facebook.com/trusthospitality; Twitter www.twitter.com/TrustHotels; and Instagram www.instagram.com/TrustHospitality.