ALBANY, NY ALBANY (November 19, 2012) – BBL Hospitality, a multi-brand hotel and restaurant company based out of Albany, donated a large truckload of furniture to the Salvation Army last Wednesday, as part of an ongoing effort to offer relief to those impacted by Hurricane Sandy.
The furniture—including dining tables, chairs, sofas, lounge chairs, framed pictures and assorted lamps—was left over from recent renovations at the Holiday Inn Express Albany Skyline in East Greenbush.
The donation was coordinated by Diane Erich of Diane Erich and Associates, a manufacturer’s representative organization specializing in the marketing of furniture, fixtures, and equipment products to the hospitality community. The Salvation Army has made arrangements to distribute the furniture where needed.
BBL Hospitality is a multi-brand hotel and restaurant company that owns, operates, and develops facilities along the east coast of the United States. Based out of Albany, N.Y., BBL Hospitality owns 14 hotels, 11 of which the company actively manages. Additionally, the company owns and operates eight sports-themed restaurants throughout New York, New Jersey and Virginia, with more scheduled to open this year.