Experienced hospitality manager Eduardo Hernandez has been appointed Director of Food and Beverage for CIRC Hotel, a recently opened boutique hotel in Downtown Hollywood, which is managed by Trust Hospitality. Hernandez now oversees all food and beverage logistics for CIRC Hotel, its in-house restaurant Olivia Restaurant & Bar, and The Muse Rooftop Bar & Lounge.
Utilizing ten years of hospitality management experience, Hernandez previously held leadership positions at several prominent hotels throughout South Florida, including Biltmore Hotel, Mondrian South Beach, and The Shore Club. He studied international business at Northern State University in South Dakota.
“Eddie’s charisma, passion and leadership skills make him a perfect addition to our growing team as food and beverage director,” said Kara Lundgren, General Manager of CIRC Hotel. “He is already beginning to take our dining offerings to the next level.”
The 111-room CIRC Hotel features Olivia Restaurant & Bar, an authentic Italian restaurant with well-known South Florida restaurateurs Piero Filpi (Mezzanotte and Carpaccio) and Marcello Sindoni (Il Toscano) at its helm. Visitors are also drawn to The Muse, a chic rooftop bar and lounge on the hotel pool deck, the hotel’s state-of-the-art fitness center, its flexible 3,000 square-foot meeting space, and more. Located in the heart of vibrant Downtown Hollywood, CIRC Hotel is within walking distance to numerous restaurants, bars, cafés and boutiques.
Downtown Hollywood is an arts and culture hub with a collection of curated outdoor murals, installations and galleries. Directly across from CIRC Hotel is The ArtsPark at Young Circle with a Visual Arts Pavilion that offers glass blowing, jewelry making and painting, along with the nearby Art and Culture Center/Hollywood, which presents contemporary gallery exhibitions, live stage performances, and high-quality education programs.
“CIRC Hotel offers guests a sophisticated dining experience,” said Lois. “Whether you’re looking for an intimate dinner or a place to lounge with friends, CIRC Hotel has something for everyone.”
Located at 1780 Polk Street, CIRC Hotel is situated between Miami and Fort Lauderdale, just minutes from Hollywood Beach and Hollywood Boardwalk. Visit www.circhotel.com for reservations and information or follow @CircHotel on Facebook and Instagram.
In addition to CIRC HOTEL, the Hollywood Circle development by Gold Coast Florida Regional Center includes 386 luxury CIRC Residences, offering one-, two- and three-bedroom terrace apartments featuring an 8th floor recreation deck with an oversized swimming pool, club room and health club; a five-story parking garage with 941 spaces; a 47,000+ square-foot Publix grocery store and adjacent Publix liquor store; and 13,000+ square feet of additional retail space.
About Trust Hospitality
Trust Hospitality is a full-service hotel management company that has operated branded and independent hotels throughout the Americas for over 30 years.
As pioneers in the management of urban and resort boutique hotels, Trust Hospitality offers comprehensive hotel management services tailored to the specific requirements of each property. These customized solutions serve not only the operational needs of each hotel, but also the lifestyle character of the property, the brand and the ever-increasing demands of reaching and engaging with each hotel’s target customer. Trust Hospitality is headquartered in Coral Gables, Florida, with additional offices in New York City, Guadalajara, Mexico, Bogota, Colombia, and Salvador, Brazil. www.trusthospitality.com.