Janet Tyre, the Director of Housekeeping at the Crowne Plaza Louisville Airport, was recognized for her achievements at the Louisville Business First “Second Act” awards at a breakfast this morning at The Henry Clay.
Janet was serving as an office manager for a restoration company when she decided to make a career shift, relying on a “giant leap of faith and encouragement from friends and family” to transition to her hospitality career with the Crowne Plaza Louisville Airport.
A graduate of the University of Louisville, Janet is known among her colleagues for celebrating her team and creating events and ideas to lift the morale of her staff and celebrate their hard work. Janet is a member of the corporate Crowne Plaza “Brand Champion Team,” serves as a member on the safety committee and has been a certified hospitality supervisor since 2014.
The Crowne Plaza Louisville Airport offers 588 guest rooms including 420 double queen rooms and 34 suites. The hotel boasts 50,000 square feet of flexible meeting space, including 24 meeting rooms, two ballrooms, an executive boardroom and an exhibit hall. The Blue Horse Restaurant and Bar is located at the Crowne Plaza Louisville Airport. The hotel features an indoor/outdoor pool, fitness center and business center. It is just two minutes from Louisville International Airport and across the street from the Kentucky Exposition Center.