05. May 2022

Danny Vorwerk to head up the MAXX by Steigenberger Vienna

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New General Manager for a design hotel located in the city’s Fifth District

Dutch-born Danny Vorwerk has been appointed as the new General Manager of the MAXX by Steigenberger Vienna. He is leaving his current role as General Manager at the Steigenberger Hotel Berlin to succeed Martin Schrödl, who is departing the company at his own request.

“Danny Vorwerk has a wealth of international experience and know-how in the hotel sector,” said Christian Kaschner, Managing Director of MAXX Hotel GmbH. “He is a dedicated host who will be an ideal fit for the MAXX by Steigenberger Vienna.”

Danny Vorwerk joined Deutsche Hospitality as Financial Controller Netherlands in 2012. From 2018 onwards, he assumed additional responsibility by taking on the position of Operations Manager at the Steigenberger Airport Hotel Amsterdam until becoming General Manager of the Steigenberger Hotel Berlin in 2020. Danny Vorwerk’s employers prior to his time at Deutsche Hospitality included the Azimut Hotel Group, BCN Utrecht and NH Hotels in both Belgium and the Netherlands.

The MAXX by Steigenberger Vienna, which occupies a central location in the city’s Fifth District right on the Margaretengürtel ring road within easy walking distance of the shops of Mariahilferstraße, offers 195 rooms and suites. Conference rooms, a restaurant complete with bar, a gym and electric charging stations are all available for the use of the hotel’s business guests and leisure travellers. The building is the work of the British architect David Chipperfield. Fixtures and fittings are by the South Tyrol-based architect and designer Matteo Thun, who is also responsible for the entire interior.

About Deutsche Hospitality

Vision, passion and cosmopolitanism. Deutsche Hospitality delivers the perfect guest experience. Tradition and an eye for the future come together in an inimitable portfolio of eight brands operating across more than 160 hotels globally. “Celebrating luxurious simplicity.”: Steigenberger Icons are extraordinary luxury hotels which combine historical uniqueness and modern concepts. The Steigenberger Porsche Design Hotels brand is generating innovative impetuses in the Luxury Lifestyle Segment. Steigenberger Hotels & Resorts represent the epitome of upscale hospitality on three continents. Jaz in the City’s Lifestyle Hotels dictate the rhythm in the Upscale Sector. House of Beats unites a passion for the hotel business with the fascination of lifestyle, fashion and music. IntercityHotel is located at the very hub of any destination and offers a true home of comfort and mobility in the Midscale Segment. MAXX by Deutsche Hospitality is a charismatic conversion brand which is also positioned in the midscale area of the market. Zleep Hotels provide a smart marriage of design and functionality in the Economy Segment. All of these brands are unified under H-Rewards, Deutsche Hospitality’s loyalty program which yields benefits from the first booking onwards. The vision is clear. In conjunction with its shareholder Huazhu, Deutsche Hospitality aims to advance to become one of Europe’s leading hotel companies.

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