Performing Franchise Owners and Employees
|Chanhassen, MN (April 26, 2004) - AmericInn International, LLC Chairman
and CEO Luke Fowler is pleased to report that the 2004 AmericInn Annual
Convention held April 18-20, at the Minneapolis Convention Center, exceeded
the expectations of attendees and continues to maintain its reputation
as an outstanding educational and networking opportunity. Franchise
owner and manager attendance reached an all time high as 500 guests were
registered to experience the Drive to Excellence.
“The AmericInn Annual Convention is a time to reflect on the past year and look forward to future possibilities for the AmericInn Lodging System. The event provided a unique forum for franchise owners and managers to gain additional knowledge of industry trends that can easily be implemented at the property level,” adds Fowler. Technology advancements of high speed internet access, property management systems and the AmericInn Central Reservation System were among the many topics highlighted throughout the convention.
The following awards were presented during the AmericInn Annual Convention
on April 19, 2004. The awards recognize the success of the AmericInn
Lodging System for the year 2003.
Keynote speakers: Dr. Ronald Cichy, Walter Bond, Todd Cronson and Connie Podesta were master motivators as convention goers were well-informed of important industry information and trends. Hosted by AmericInn Design & Supply Services and AmericInn Vendor Partners, the vendor trade exhibition displayed 150 vendor booths and a wide variety of hospitality products and services. Once the bids were tallied, the silent and live auction proceeds totaling $36,770 were donated to Scholarship AmericaSM, the nation’s largest private sector scholarship and educational support organization.
AmericInn International, LLC based in Chanhassen, MN is dedicated to providing guests a quiet night’s stay, through its unique masonry construction – a feature of the AmericInn Lodging System. AmericInn is one of the fastest growing lodging chains in the United States, with over 220 properties open or under development.
Janel Clark – Director of Public Relations
AmericInn International, LLC
|Also See:||The AmericInn of Ironwood, MI Awarded the AmericInn Chairman's Award at the 2003 AmericInn Lodging System Annual Convention / April 2003|
|Architectural Firm Truman Howell & Associates Designs New AmericInn Prototypes for Metropolitan Markets / Feb 2002|