Franchising LLC and Baymont Franchising LLC
|DALLAS (Dec. 7, 2004) – La Quinta Corporation (NYSE: LQI) today announced
organizational changes within its franchising subsidiaries, La Quinta Franchising
LLC and Baymont Franchising LLC.
Mr. Spaeth has been with La Quinta since 1989 where he has served in a number of senior management roles. In addition, he has held various property and regional operating positions with other lodging organizations. As Senior Franchise Operations Officer, Mr. Spaeth will lead a team of highly qualified service directors, supporting La Quinta and Baymont franchisees in the successful operations of their hotels.
Mr. Trivedi has been with La Quinta since 2000, helping to successfully launch La Quinta’s franchise program. In addition, he has held various franchise responsibilities with other franchise organizations. As Senior Franchise Development Officer, Mr. Trivedi will oversee the franchise sales effort, working to continue La Quinta’s successful growth program and establish Baymont’s expansion.
“We have enjoyed tremendous success within our franchise program,” commented Francis W. (Butch) Cash, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of La Quinta Corporation. “These organizational changes are designed to meet the needs of our franchisees as we continue to grow the La Quinta and Baymont brands.”
About La Quinta Corporation
Teresa K. Ferguson
Manager, Public Relations
La Quinta Corporation
909 Hidden Ridge, Suite 600
Irving, Texas 75038
|Also See:||La Quinta Corporation Promotes Brent LeBlanc and Gary Zodrow to Vice President Positions / May 2004|
|La Quinta’s New Prototype Designed with Interior Corridors; Former Howard Johnson Executive Rajiv Trivedi Appointed VP Franchise Operations / Nov 2000|