Andover Inn Honored at Leadership Conference with Award for Charitable Excellence

AndoverInn_CharityAwardThe team at the Andover Inn was honored with the Charitable Excellence award during Waterford Hotel Group’s recent Annual Leadership Conference and Awards Celebration, held at the Marriott Hartford Downtown in Hartford, CT. The Inn was also recognized during the conference with a Core Value award for sustained success.

The 2-day conference, attended by Waterford Hotel Group representatives and 55 managers from properties in the company’s portfolio, provided attendees the opportunity to share ideas, set goals, and foster the team spirit that are the hallmarks of Waterford’s consistently high performing properties. The Andover team was recognized as the Charitable Excellence winner and a Core Value award winner at awards ceremonies held to recognize the company’s top performers from 2013.

“The Andover Inn team is actively involved in giving back to their community on many levels,” commented Rob Winchester, President and COO for Waterford Hotel Group. “They have embraced the mission of the Waterford Group Charitable Foundation and have impacted the Andover region in such a positive way.” On the Inn’s Core Value award, Winchester added, “This award is given to a property for ability to achieve success in 2013 regardless of any obstacles throughout the year, and the Andover Inn has proved to be worthy of this recognition.”

About the Andover Inn

The beautiful Andover Inn offers 30 well-appointed guestrooms, three private function rooms, Samuel’s restaurant, and a beautiful back lawn for outdoor seasonal events. A member of the National Register of Historic Inns, the Andover Inn couples the classic elegance of a New England inn with modern amenities, such as wireless internet access, flat screen televisions, and a fitness center. Located on Chapel Avenue, across from the Academy’s Addison Gallery of American Art, the Inn provides a perfect venue for weddings, conferences and meetings, special occasions, and business or leisure travel. For more information, visit

About Waterford Hotel Group

Waterford Hotel Group has experience operating virtually every type of hotel property, including select service properties, all-suite hotels, conference centers, and large full service and resort properties. The company’s approach to hotel development and operations is hands-on, and features frequent site visits and constant communication with customers and partners. Additionally, Waterford Hotel Group offers centralized accounting, financial reporting, strategic marketing, human resources, and day-to-day operations management systems to increase market share and profitability at all properties. For more information, visit the company’s website at