DOMINIC ARELLANO is the General Manger for the Fairfield Inn & Suites, by Marriott, Lincoln Southeast, which was recently awarded the TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence in 2017. Dom is a customer-centric, team oriented manager with professional experience working in many aspects of the hospitality industry.
With over 15 years of experience in sales and marketing, food and beverage, and operational management, Dom offers leadership within many roles. He started out as a Front Desk Agent at the Embassy Suites Kansas City Country Club Plaza, where he attended school at the University of Missouri – Kansas City. After moving home to Omaha accepted a position as Sales Coordinator for Brandeis Catering, the largest caterer in the city. This position led him to becoming the Outlets Manager for the Crowne Plaza Hotel – Omaha, where he was able to expand and hone his skills and knowledge of the food and beverage side of the industry. He moved on to become the Group Sales Manager for the DoubleTree Guest Suites in Omaha and eventually transferred to Lincoln. He served as the Director of Sales for the Country Inn & Suites, by Carlson, and was eventually promoted to General Manager. He joined Lincoln Hotel Group to serve as the General Manager of their latest venture, Fairfield Inn & Suites, by Marriott, Lincoln Southeast, which opened their doors in March 2016.
Dominic has served as the President of the Lincoln Lodging Association and has volunteered for the Lincoln Marathon for the past six years. He regularly represents the Lincoln Convention and Visitor’s Bureau as an Ambassador to Nebraska High School Athletic Teams that compete in Lincoln for Championship Finals including Girls and Boys State Basketball and Volleyball.
In his free time Dom enjoys playing golf, tennis, pickle ball and cheering for the Huskers. He likes traveling, cooking, and has studied and played piano for over 30 years.