Ace Hotels

Obituary
7:45 pm
Sun November 17, 2013

Ace Hotel Chain Co-Founder Dies in London at 47

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Alex Calderwood, the Seattle co-founder of the hip Ace Hotel chain, has died in London at age 47.

The company said on its website he passed away Thursday, but released no information about the cause. The statement calls Calderwood "our teacher, mentor, guru and most importantly our dear friend."

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