Bob Megazzini takes on new role for the JW Marriott Denver Cherry Creek and the Courtyard Marriott Denver Downtown

  • Bob Megazzini takes on new role for the JW Marriott Denver Cherry Creek and the Courtyard Marriott Denver Downtown

    POSTED December 6, 2017

Bob Megazzini has been promoted to serve as Area General Manager for the JW Marriott Denver Cherry Creek and the Courtyard by Marriott Denver Downtown hotels. With more than 30 years of experience, Megazzini held multiple leadership positions with Marriott International.

Megazzini graduated from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst with a Bachelor’s Degree of Science in Hotel, Restaurant and Travel Administration. He also has earned numerous industry accolades, including the Sage Hospitality’s Leader of the Year, the JW Marriott Eagle Leadership Award, and the Marriott Business Council Leadership Award.

Believing in strong community involvement, Megazzini has served as a board member on the Marriott Business Council, Junior Achievement of Greater Cleveland and the Children’s Miracle Network Advisory Council.

“Bob is a tenured Sage leader who has a proven track record that aligns with the company’s core values of performance excellence and community partnerships,” said Sage Hospitality President and CEO Walter Isenberg. “He will be a great addition to the booming Cherry Creek hotel scene and the broader Denver community.”

The JW Marriott Denver Cherry Creek features 196 guest rooms and suites with modern décor and a beautiful 4-piece marble bathroom. In addition, there is 8,500 square feet of meeting space, the Antoine du Chez, Cherry Creek Spa, fitness center, and Second Home Kitchen + Bar. Outdoor, there is the Fireside, a 2,400-square foot outdoor event space that offers two walls of glass retractable doors that leads to an enchanting patio with fire pits.

Last year, the Courtyard by Marriott Denver Downtown completed a multi-million-dollar renovation with updates to the lobby, 3,200 square feet of meeting space, flexible venues, a business center, valet parking, and a 24 hour fitness center. Guests can also dine at the Rialto Café or grab a quick snack and coffee at Starbucks.

Realize Colorado, a destination management company, recently announced that Tina Schwab has joined its staff as director of sales. In her new position, Schwab will be responsible for business development, working with local hotel owners and developing client relationships.  


Sage Hospitality, one of the top hotel investment and management companies in the U.S., has announced Sonny Kerstiens as the regional director of sales and marketing overseeing Colorado’s JW Marriott Denver Cherry Creek and California’s Napa Valley Marriott Hotel & Spa.


Bruce Dalton celebrates one year as Visit Aurora’s President and CEO. Dalton has championed Aurora’s role in the local meetings and conventions market through fostering relationships with the newest property developments, meeting planners, and must-see visitor attractions.

“Since last April, we’ve made some significant changes in the right direction. To start, our team of four has grown to a team of 12 to support 60 hotel properties with more than 10,000 hotel rooms in Aurora and the surrounding Denver Metro,” said Dalton.