BRIEFLY : Business: Hotel Hires Personnel Chief

The Beverly Hills Hotel, scheduled to open June 3, has a new director of human resources to oversee the hotel's reopening.

Margaret Deane, formerly of the Ritz Carlton Hotel Co., will oversee interviewing, hiring and staff training for the reopening of the "Pink Palace," which has been undergoing renovation for 2 1/2 years.

"Margaret has spearheaded the human resource efforts for some of the finest hotels in the industry. I am confident that we will benefit from her seasoned background," said Kerman Beriker, general manager of the Beverly Hills Hotel.

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