BayStar Hotel Group Promotes Terry Sam to General
of the Hotel Indigo – St. Petersburg Historic Downtown
TAMPA (June 14, 2010) — BayStar Hotel Group has promoted Terry Sam to
general manager of the Hotel Indigo – St. Petersburg Historic Downtown
Sam joined BayStar Hotel Group last year as corporate area sales director,
continuing a 25-plus year career in the hospitality industry that encompassed
positions with Marriott Hotels & Resorts, Starwood Hotels and Hilton
Hotels. He is also the former national sales manager for Tampa Bay &
Company, which was Hillsborough County's official tourism marketing organization.
Sam attended Arizona State University in Tempe, Arizona.
He is active in the St. Petersburg Chamber of Commerce, St. Petersburg
Downtown Partnership, the Downtown Business Association, the Entrepreneurs
Social Club, the Westshore Alliance, and Meeting Planners International
– Tampa Bay Chapter Visit St. Petersburg/Clearwater, the county’s convention
and visitor’s bureau.
Situated at 234 Third Avenue North in downtown St. Petersburg, the
pet-friendly Hotel Indigo has 76 guest rooms and 2,200 square feet of meeting
space along with a café that offers breakfast, dinner and a full
bar. An InterContinental Hotels Group boutique brand, the Hotel Indigo
is within easy walking and biking distance of the shops, restaurants, performing
arts venues, museums, and art galleries that earned St. Petersburg the
number one ranking in AmericanStyle magazine’s annual survey of the nation’s
top 25 arts destinations. Like all of BayStar Hotel Group’s hotels,
the Hotel Indigo is a member of the Florida Green Lodging program. For
more information or to make reservations, please visit www.hotelindigo.com
and select St. Petersburg, or call 727-822-4814.
About BayStar Hotel Group
Based in Tampa, BayStar Hotel Group www.baystarhotels.com is a privately
held company that acquires develops and operates hotels throughout the
southeastern United States. The company also manages properties for
other owners and provides consulting services. It also owns and operates
the Holiday Inn Express® Hotel & Suites – Largo Central Park, Hampton
Inn & Suites – Largo Central Park, the Holiday Inn – State Capitol
East in Tallahassee, and the Holiday Inn Express® – Lake Buena
Vista, in Orlando, Fla. The company can be reached at 813-849-0001.