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Matthew Jones Joins Mckibbon Hotel Management as
Director of Sales for Tampa Downtown Hotels

(TAMPA, FL–10/28/11)
McKibbon Hotel Management, Inc., based in Tampa, Florida, announced that Matthew Jones has been selected to join the company’s sales and marketing team as Director of Sales for the company’s two downtown Tampa hotels, the Courtyard by Marriott® Tampa Downtown and the Residence Inn by Marriott®  Tampa Downtown.
Matthew is a graduate of the University of Cincinnati, and he began his career in the hospitality industry with Marriott International in 1987, working in a variety of operations and sales positions.  He worked as Area Director of Sales with Blackstone in Cincinnati, Ohio, earning the title of Area Director of the Year in 2004.  In 2006, Jones relocated to Florida, and served as Director of GroupSales for the Sandpearl Resort in Clearwater.  Most recently, he worked with GF Management in Philadelphia, PA as Regional Director/Vice President of Sales.
The Courtyard by Marriott® Tampa Downtown and the Residence Inn by Marriott® Tampa Downtown are conveniently located side-by-side at 102 E. Cass Street and 101 E. Tyler Street in Downtown Tampa.  Both hotels feature complimentary wireless Internet access, inviting outdoor pool and spa area and complimentary shuttle service to many downtown locations, including Tampa General Hospital and the Channelside District.
For more information, contact General Manager Stephano Anamisis at (813) 227-4380 or Director of Sales Matthew Jones at (813) 227-4384.
About McKibbon Hotel Management, Inc.
McKibbon Hotel Management, Inc., based in Tampa, Florida, is a privately owned enterprise that has grown into an award-winning, premier franchisee for Marriott, Hilton and Starwood hotels.  McKibbon is proud to be a recognized leader for over 83 years in the hospitality industry, and currently operates over 60 mid and upscale brands in 8 statesthroughout the Southeast.  The company has a rich history and culture that promotes a family oriented environment, while holding true to its core values of honesty, integrity and loyalty.  For more information, visit


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