Affinia Shelburne General Manager David McManus
On a beautiful, clear early December day, our most recent Greeter for a Day, David McManus, General Manager of the Affinia Shelburne, met two visitors from Oklahoma as well as Dan Abatelli, one of Big Apple Greeter’s volunteers. Perri Applegate and Jack Phillips definitely got more than they had anticipated when they sent in their Visit Request Form to Big Apple Greeter.
David treated them to a unique experience with a private showing of this beautiful Murray Hill hotel. After seeing the newly refurbished space, the group took in the amazing rooftop views that impressed the visitors and volunteers alike. David explained that “connecting with guests while touring the Murray Hill neighborhood provided a level of customization that is unique to the hospitality industry,” which parallels the Big Apple Greeter philosophy to treat each visitor as if they were a long lost friend. [Read more…]