News for the Hospitality Executive
Temple H. Weiss Named EVP and CFO at La Quinta,
Replacing the Retiring Robert Harshbarger
(Jun. 23, 2008) – La Quinta announces Temple H. Weiss has been selected
as executive vice president and chief financial officer to succeed Robert
Harshbarger, who retired in May. Mr. Weiss will report to Wayne Goldberg,
La Quinta’s president and chief executive officer.
“Over the past seven years, Temple has had an immense impact on La Quinta’s success. He has displayed strong leadership and financial skills,” said Wayne Goldberg. “This combination of knowledge and experience will contribute to a seamless transition of the Company’s financial management.”
“I look forward to working with Wayne and the La Quinta management team
in my new role,” said Mr. Weiss. “Our company is well positioned
to continue its growth and success.” Mr. Weiss received a Bachelor
of Business Administration degree from Baylor University and a Master of
Hospitality Management from the University of Houston.
LQ Management L.L.C. is one of the largest operators of limited-service hotels in the United States. Based in Dallas, Texas, the Company operates and provides franchise services to more than 650 hotels in 45 states, Canada and Mexico under the La Quinta Inn® and La Quinta Inn & Suites® brands. For reservations or more information about La Quinta, please visit www.LQ.com.
Teresa K. Ferguson
|Also See:||LQ Management L.L.C. Breaks Ground on a 241 room La Quinta Inns & Suites in Downtown Chicago / September 2007|
|La Quinta Corporation Appoints Wayne B. Goldberg President and Chief Executive Officer and Alan L. Tallis to President and Chief Development Officer / January 2006|