|Boise, ID, April 27, 2006 -- Raymond Management Company, Inc., announced
today that Jennifer Thomas has been appointed director of sales for the
new Hampton Inn & Suites – Boise / Downtown located at 495 South Capitol
Boulevard in Boise, Idaho. The 186-room hotel will open in fall of
2006 and is managed by Raymond Management Company, Inc., of Madison, WI.
As director of sales, Thomas will direct the hotel’s sales and marketing
efforts, as well as community and public relations. Prior to joining
the Hampton Inn & Suites, She was director of catering for the Doubletree
Hotel Boise - Riverside. Thomas has been in the hospitality industry
for nearly ten years, and is a graduate of Oregon State University.
She is married and has two daughters.
The Hampton Inn and Suites – Boise / Downtown anchors the revitalized
BoDo area of Boise’s new downtown. Located in the heart of the cultural
district, BoDo includes warehouses converted into boutique retail shops,
movie theatres, performance spaces, offices, and new, first-class restaurants.
Within a few blocks of the new Hampton Inn & Suites lies the Idaho
State Capitol, Boise State University, Boise Centre on the Grove, and Qwest
Raymond Management Company (RMC) is one of the most trusted hospitality
real estate developers and operators in the Midwest. Founded in 1978,
RMC’s operations have grown to include an award-winning portfolio of hotel
properties. RMC currently manages eighteen hotels in six states.
The Madison, Wisconsin-based company has been twice named Developer of
the Year by Hilton Hotels Corporation for the Hampton brand.