A letter Meyer on the USHG
website explains that by eliminating the gratuities, "We will now have the ability to compensate all of our employees equitably, competitively, and professionally.
Despite MoMA's affinity for most things modern, USHG wasn't exactly enamored of the latest in lamp technology, recalls Weinreber.
Once USHG signed off on LEDs, the bulk of the project involved swapping out all of the MR16s in recessed and track fixtures in the dining room for LED replacement lamps (the Vivid lamp from Soraa).
Additionally, Delta said it is working with Hospitality Quotient, the learning and consulting business of USHG.
HQ will consult to Delta's leadership and inflight service teams to further differentiate the passenger experience on Delta, applying principles and best practices from USHG in helping Delta to create and sustain a culture of hospitality.
Among the dining choices USHG will offer at Citi Field are the enormously popular Blue Smoke and Shake Shack, as well as two new food concepts - a taqueria and a Belgian frites stand.
Pop Fries: another new concept for USHG, this frites stand will serve freshly-cut, Belgian-style fries with a variety of dipping sauces
With the announcement of its partnership with the Mets and ARAMARK, USHG also announces the formation of a new division, Hudson Yards Sports & Entertainment.
My colleagues and I are thrilled to have the opportunity to invest in a location with as much history, momentum and opportunity as Battery Park City," said USHG
CEO Danny Meyer.
In July 2004, USHG
was awarded the contract from New York City's Department of Parks & Recreation and the Madison Square Park Conservancy to create a permanent food kiosk in the park.
Current USHG stockholders will continue to own approximately 35% of the combined companies after the merger.
Upon consummation of the merger all officers and directors of USHG will resign and be replaced by persons selected by Ionatron.