and Development Award Winners
Silver Spring, Md. (February 27, 2006) – Choice Hotels International,
Inc., (NYSE:CHH) recently honored its franchise sales and development team
for their performance in 2005 at the group’s annual awards dinner at The
Corcoran Gallery of Art in Washington, D.C.
The 2005 Franchise Sales and Development Awards Winners are:
Rookies of the Year: Priesh Patel and Damian Jarres"One reason for the great year is that Choice provides a great return on investment to franchisees," Pepper added. "We consider our franchisees our customers and our partners in this business, and we recognize that the best way to keep them happy is to provide a good ROI. Our sales results show that franchisees—both current and potential—recognize what a good investment it is to be a part of the Choice system."
The Trapani award, which recognizes the highest sales achievement, honors Victor G. Trapani, a Choice franchise sales executive who lost his battle with cancer in 1995. The Paul Sterbini excellence award, named after a retired Choice vice president, is given to the salesperson who best exemplifies Sterbini’s passion.
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