PATEL, LEIJA MANAGERS FOR HOUSTON AC HOTEL

Pinal Patel and Cathalin Leija are managers at NewcrestImage’s hotel renovation project in downtown Houston. The project is converting a 105-year old historic building...

Kunduri is Choice’s new vice president of engineering

Sireesha Kunduri is Choice Hotels International’s new vice president of engineering for distribution and revenue management. She previously served as the company’s senior director...

Holman now vice president of operations at Sunridge Hotel Group

Arthur Holman is now vice president of operations for Mesa, Arizona-based Sunridge Hotel Group.  He will report directly to company president Brian Welker. Holman started...

‘EXTENDED-STAY FOUNDER’ JACK DEBOER HONORED WITH ISHC PIONEER AWARD

The “founder of extended-stay” Jack DeBoer received the International Society of Hospitality Consultants Pioneer Award at the Americas Lodging Investment Summit in January. The...

Platt is senior vice president of franchise sales and development at Wyndham

Shane Platt is Wyndham Hotels and Resorts’ new senior vice president for franchise sales and development west. He will lead the conversion and full-service...

Furlong is chairman of IHG Owners Association board of directors

Kurt Furlong, CRO of Genuine Hospitality, is the new chairman of IHG Owners Association’s Global board of directors, which represents InterContinental Hotels Group franchise...

Burke is Choice’s new regional VP of franchise services

Jill Burke is Choice Hotels International’s new regional vice president of franchise services. Previously she was a regional area director and has been with...

Egyhazy is Choice’s regional vice president for Cambria Hotels

Sonia Egyhazy is Choice Hotels International’s regional vice president of franchise development for Cambria Hotels. She has served as Cambria’s director of franchise sales...

Websrefresh wins Technology Elite Award

Websrefresh, the website design and development company started by Nimesh Dinubhai, has won a US Business News 2018 Technology Elite Award. The company was...

Shiflett is chief financial officer for RLH Corp.

Julie Shiflett is now executive vice president, chief financial officer and treasurer for Red Lion Hotel Corp. She previously served as the company’s chief...