The software has been installed at the first five full-service properties, including the JW Marriott Austin, where it has generated a 5:1 return.

Integrated pest management is the ultimate weapon against unwanted hotel guests.

The hotel, which is located in the signal-blocking Aliso and Wood canyons, previously was challenged by poor cell phone and radio reception.

The 194-room Tuscan-inspired hotel opened in November 2015 in the Westlake area of Austin, Texas.

The properties are the Hilton Garden Inn Fort Worth Alliance Airport and Home2 Suites by Hilton Baytown, both of which are in Texas.

The longtime hotelier most recently served as GM of The Roosevelt New Orleans, A Waldorf Astoria Hotel.

Burnetti has more than three decades of senior leadership experience, and previously was GM of the Hotel Viking, located in Newport, R.I.

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