Hyatt Place Omaha/Downtown-Old Market celebrated its introduction to the community by hosting a Grand Opening Event on Thursday, December 12, 2013, that featured small businesses in the Old Market District with the proceeds benefitting the TeamMates program.  The program of activities began at 5pm and highlights of the occasion included a list of prominent speakers  such as Governor Dave Heineman; Cassie Seagren, Deputy Chief-of-Staff for Economic Development for the City of Omaha;  and David G. Brown, President and CEO of the Greater Omaha Chamber of Commerce.  Other speakers included Rob Sarmiento, Vice President of Sales for Hyatt, and John Tysdal, General Manager of Hyatt Place Omaha/Downtown-Old Market.

Hyatt Place Omaha/Downtown-Old Market, located at 540 South 12th Street, offers a wealth of amenities such as valet parking in the Hyatt’s enclosed, on-site parking garage, free Wi-Fi everywhere, complimentary transportation within five miles (including to and from Eppley Airfield), an indoor swimming pool and a modern fitness center.  The 159 roomy rooms all feature a swiveling 42-inch HDTV, the plush Hyatt Grand Bed and a Cozy Corner sectional sofa. In addition, the hotel boasts more than 1600 square feet of flexible, high-tech meeting and function space.  For more information about Hyatt Place Omaha/Downtown-Old Market, please contact Adam Duggins at (402) 515-5463 or