Photography courtesy of The Westin Peachtree Plaza, Atlanta.

Mayor Kasim Reed recently joined local leaders for the ribbon cutting ceremony celebrating the completion of the $70 million renovation of The Westin Peachtree Plaza in Downtown. Every interior element of the hotel has been revamped including the redesigned lobby and meeting rooms, all 1,073 guest rooms and suites and the revolving Sun Dial Restaurant, Bar and View.

From l to r: Mark Vaughan, executive vice president, chief sales officer of the Atlanta Convention & Visitors Bureau; Jennifer Ball, vice president, planning and economic development, at Central Atlanta Progress; the Honorable Mayor Kasim Reed; and Ron Tarson, general manager of The Westin Peachtree Plaza. Photography courtesy of five19.com
Ron Tarson, general manager of The Westin Peachtree Plaza, greeted guests at the party celebrating the redefined hotel and its $70 million renovation. Photography courtesy of PWP Studio.

Collin Kelley

Collin Kelley has been the editor of Atlanta Intown for two decades and has been a journalist and freelance writer for 35 years. He’s also an award-winning poet and novelist.