Jason McCarthy Appointed General Manager for Homewood Suites by Hilton Virginia Beach, Vancouver. An award-winning hotelier, McCarthy recently oversaw the $1.5 million renovation and rebrand of a Norfolk-area hotel. Prior to his turnaround success, McCarthy served as the general manager for the SpringHill Suites in Chesapeake, Va., where he was responsible for achieving the brand’s award for improving guest satisfaction. Source: Hotel News resource
Beverly A. Ramsook has joined Hickory Global Partners Management team. Ms Ramsook will lead the dynamic hotel program, which leverages a portfolio of over 24,000 hotel properties with commissionable rates in 5,760 cities and 52 countries. Prior to joining HGP, Ms. Ramsook served as Vice President of Revenue Management & Distribution for Denihan Hospitality Group, where she was responsible for the strategic development and implementation of revenue management and distribution, including call center operations and e-commerce. During her tenure, the company expanded to new U.S. markets, gained significant market share in all cities and grew 78%. Source: Press release.