HOLLYWOOD, Fla. - The Diplomat Resort & Spa Hollywood, Curio - A Collection by Hilton is pleased to welcome Michael Savitt as general manager of its award-winning steakhouse, Diplomat Prime.

Savitt brings more than 20 years of management, sales and hospitality experience to Diplomat Prime. Most recently, he served as general manager of Yolo Restaurant and O Lounge in Fort Lauderdale, where he oversaw all operations and vendor relations for both restaurants simultaneously. During his tenure, he successfully executed a $1 million renovation of the property and continuously exceeded monthly sales goals.

Prior to this role, Savitt acted as general manager of Toro Toro Restaurant at the Intercontinental Hotel Miami, where he spearheaded the opening of the high profile, chef driven concept, leading all aspects of hiring, training and menu development.

"Michael is a highly experienced and talented hospitality professional," said Ed Walls, general manager, Diplomat Resort & Spa. "We look forward to the fresh perspective and new opportunities he will bring to Diplomat Prime."

Savitt holds a degree in hospitality management from Florida International University. He is a proud member of several local community groups and non-profit organizations, including the Broward County Humane Society, Broward Partnership for the Homeless, Kids in Distress, Joe DiMaggio's Children's Hospital and RiverWalk Trust.

Sasha Blaney
For Diplomat Resort & Spa Hollywood
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About Diplomat Resort & Spa Hollywood
South Florida's premier beachfront resort and convention center, Diplomat Resort & Spa, a Curio Collection by Hilton, is ideally located in Hollywood, Florida between Miami and Fort Lauderdale. Diplomat's landmark status originates as much from its roots as a glamorous Florida host as from its brilliant design, oceanfront setting, and endless ways to connect, recharge and recreate. The resort features 998 guest rooms and suites, along with a luxe lineup of explorations and amenities, including its award-winning steakhouse, Diplomat Prime, and an oceanfront spa. The resort's convention center provides more than 200,000 square feet of flexible meeting and catering space, including a 50,000 square-foot, unobstructed Great Hall, four ballrooms and 39 individual meeting rooms. An award winning property, Diplomat Resort & Spa Hollywood has received top honors from TripAdvisor and was named a top 100 Meeting Hotel by Cvent. For more information, visit www.DiplomatResort.com or call 954-602-6000.

About Curio Collection by Hilton
Curio Collection by Hilton (curiocollection.com), launched in 2014, is a global portfolio of more than 40 remarkable, upper upscale hotels and resorts handpicked for their unique character and personality. Curio Collection properties appeal to travelers seeking one-of-a-kind discoveries and authentic experiences, all backed by Hilton and its award-winning Hilton Honors program. Read the latest Curio Collection stories at news.curiocollection.com, discover Curio Collection destinations through Cities by Curio itineraries at citiesbycurio.com and connect with the collection on facebook.com/curiocollection, instagram.com/curiocollection and twitter.com/curiocollection.

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