Photo Courtesy of The Plaza Hotel
George Cozonis has been named Managing Director of The Plaza, the famous New York hotel and designated National Historic Landmark. Cozonis has almost 30 years of experience in the hotel industry, beginning with Omni Hotels in 1983 and W South Beach among others. A native of Greece, Cozonis holds a B.S. in Hotel Administration and has completed the General Managers’ Program from Cornell University.
“I am honored to be part of The Plaza, which is cherished by so many people around the world,” said Mr. Cozonis. “Guests, patrons and fellow New Yorkers have created memories with us, many of which have been shared and recreated with multiple generations. It is truly a privilege to return to New York City, to be the Managing Director of The Plaza and work with the talented and dynamic team that restored her glamour.”