Oct 16

New Century Hotels continues its radical transformation by hiring an award-winning General Manager; Ronnie Krodel

Krodel’s Prior Success Make Him Well Suited for the Changes New Century Hotels is Making to it’s Property Leadership Strategies and Employment Culture

New Century Hotels (NCH) is proud to announce and welcome Ronnie Krodel to their executive property leadership team as General Manager of the Aloft OKC in Bricktown.  Ronnie is responsible for leading the company’s largest asset. His past success and leadership style are aligned with the people focused values of NCH.

Mr. Krodel is the current title holder of Small Property Hotel Manager of the Year as recognized by the Oklahoma Hotel and Lodging Association. Mr. Krodel received this recognition while serving as the General Manager for the Riverwind Hotel in Norman. Through his leadership the property exceeded all management objectives for the year and he faithfully served team members and guests through life threatening natural disasters. His career has spanned almost two decades and included leadership in a variety of roles that cover all hospitality operations. His background provides a strong foundation for leading a full-service hotel in the dynamic downtown Oklahoma City market.

Ronnie is a graduate of the University of Central Oklahoma with a degree in Criminal Justice. “His firm leadership style is balanced with an equally passionate commitment to celebrating and promoting his team members,” says David W. Davis Vice President of Operations for the company. Mr. Krodel has a proven track record for driving positive results. This level of success is needed as the hotel is completing the monumental and unprecedented transition from Starwood to Marriott. According to NCH CEO Jason Tabler, “we believe that Ronnie has the drive and track record to achieve these results while helping the company establish it’s people focused core values in the market.” At a time when the hotel industry is growing at a record rate and competition is fierce, NCH is seeking to establish itself as the company people will want to work for. Ronnie is an excellent example of the type of leader you will find at all NCH hotels. Leaders that are driven to be excellent, care about others, and do the right thing.

“We are thrilled to welcome Ronnie to our NCH Team,” said Jason Tabler, CEO.  Ronnie believes that community service and team member engagement are crucial to financial and other business success. His beliefs, practice, and past success are exactly what NCH is searching for as they attract the best and brightest hospitality professionals to their company. Anyone interested in people focused employment opportunities with the company should reach out to Susan Broadus at 405-760-9199, or email at

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