Tampa, Florida The guest list brings together some of Tampa Bay’s biggest newsmakers, including Mayor Jane Castor, Tampa Bay Lightning Owner Jeff Vinik, and CEO of Visit Tampa Bay Santiago Corrado.
Ybor City is rich in history and tradition and has many landmarks that define this great neighborhood,” said Mayor Jane Castor. “I look forward to the significant economic impact this boutique destination will bring and the diverse and eclectic visitors and residents who will come to Hotel Haya and Ybor City for vacation, nightlife and entertainment.
Santiago Corrado, CEO of Visit Tampa Bay said “Hotel Haya is a wonderful addition to Ybor City, honoring the unique history and authentic culture of Tampa Bay’s iconic Latin Quarter. By naming the hotel after Ignacio Haya, whose company rolled the first cigar in Ybor City more than 130 years ago, Aparium Hotel Group has rooted its beautiful new property firmly in the community. We look forward to working together for many years to come.”
WHEN: Tuesday, December 10th 5:30-7:30 PM
WHERE: The Don Vincente De Ybor Historic Inn
1915 N. Avenida Republica de Cuba
Tampa, Fl 33605
AVAILABILITY: City leaders and hotel representatives will be available for interviews. Topics include Hotel Haya’s economic impact by utilizing local businesses and opening up more jobs in the community. Prior to the festivities, press can also speak to local businesses surrounding the hotel on the 1400 block of E. Seventh Avenue.
Emmy award winning journalist and anchor Sarina Fazan will serve as Master of Ceremonies.