Meet a hotel BLUE Manager: Allen Lyckowski
When you visit hotel BLUE one of the friendly faces you will probably see is Allen Lyckowski. A fairly new addition to the hotel BLUE family, Allen is the front office manager at this Myrtle Beach resort. We sat down with him recently to learn more about his background and why he enjoys his job at hotel BLUE.
hotel BLUE: When did you start working at hotel BLUE?
Allen Lyckowski: I started hotel BLUE May 2012
HB: What did you go to school for?
AL: I really didn’t go to school for hospitality I graduated high school and went into hotels and have been here ever since.
HB: What is your background in working for hotels?
AL: I started in hotels in 2000 as a housekeeper and worked my way up.
HB: You are pretty active in social media. Why do you enjoy using social media and which is your favorite?
AL: I love social media. I believe it’s the gateway to the world. Social media allows us to connect with people whether it’s celebrities, family, friends, etc. I would say I love Twitter the most simply because my brain automatically loses interest in any message longer than 140 characters, thanks a lot Twitter.
HB: What do you like to do outside of work?
AL: I am a big music nut. I love doing anything that involves music! Walking, driving, just sitting around and doing my cardio playlists for the gym.
HB: What is your favorite part about your job?
AL: I love dealing with the guests and creating memorable moments.
HB: What is the most challenging part of your job?
AL: Not really challenging as much as there is no day that is the same here; that’s why I love my job.
HB: What do you like most about the summer Therapy Pool Parties?
AL: Being able to dance & interact with the guests and do some booty poppin'.
HB: What is your favorite part about living in the Myrtle Beach area?
AL: The beach by far. It’s so beautiful.
HB: Why should people choose to stay at hotel BLUE instead of the many other hotels in Myrtle Beach?
AL: Well for one. There is ME! If that’s not enough we have a great staff here who will make you laugh one way or another.
HB: Anything else you want to add?
AL: I am having the time of my life here. I have worked for many companies in the past and this by far is the best place I have worked. I love the atmosphere, the guests & everyone who can have a great time while creating those moments for the guests.