Carl Allen, the new General Manager for the Brookfield Conference Center, brings a wealth of robust experience in both hotel and food and beverage management. Prior to taking this assignment, Allen worked with Gorman & Company on two downtown revitalization projects focused on transforming historic buildings into luxury hotels. Allen spent the 13 years prior as an award-winning General Manager for the Hilton Garden Inn in Middleton, WI as part of the North Central Group. Prior to that, Allen honed his experience across several branded hotel properties and large-scale catering operations, where he excelled, early on, in process improvement and management across several operational departments. Allen has lived in Madison for 20 years where he enjoys coaching Home Talen baseball and spending time with his family.