Airport Lounge Development Inc., the global provider of premium shared-use lounges, has announced the opening of a permanent location for The Club at Pittsburgh International Airport, the company sai.
The temporary location was opened on June 12 on Concourse C and this move to the permanent location will come with over 1,800 square feet of space for guests to enjoy. Globally, this is the 17th shared-use lounge operated by ALD for The Club network.
The Club will be a respite for busy travelers with the atmosphere enhanced with local photography adorning the walls by JP Diroll, a photographer born and raised in Pittsburgh. JP is a Carnegie Mellon graduate and an engineer turned self-taught photographer.
When guests visit The Club, they will be able to appreciate his photography highlighting unique areas within the region while enjoying a range of dedicated spaces, including a Relaxation Zone, Replenish Zone and a Productivity Zone with Wi-Fi, desktop workstations and a printer. Local photography is a key feature in the majority of ALD´s lounge network locations.
Guests will also be offered all-inclusive premium spirits, beer, wine and sodas as well as light snacks, soups and salads. Local chef Kate Romane will be an ongoing consultant on the menus for The Club at Pittsburgh International Airport and will be delivering hand-selected delicious dishes with local flair, including a prosciutto cotto, caraway onion, arugula, smoked gouda and rosemary honey mustard sandwich, a signature salad of radicchio, spinach, bibb, pancetta, sheep´s feta and seasonal vinaigrette, and hot dishes of penne pepato, sausage and peppers, and meatballs with red sauce.
Operating since 2006, ALD is the US leader in independent shared-use lounges offering an affordable hospitality experience for travelers on any airline and traveling any class of service. ALD specializes in the design, construction, operation, management and marketing of independent shared-use airport lounges. ALD´s experienced leadership team is known for delivering a turnkey lounge solution tailored to the airport´s needs and supported by an established customer foundation.
ALD is part of the Collinson Group, a global leader in shaping and influencing customer behavior to drive revenue and value for its clients. It offers a unique blend of industry and sector specialists who together provide market-leading experience in delivering products and services across four core capabilities: Loyalty, Lifestyle Benefits, Insurance, and Assistance. The Collinson Group has 25 years´ experience, with 28 global locations, servicing over 800 clients in 170 countries, employing 1,500 staff, and managing over 20 million customers.