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Centerstone Hotels Opens the 59-room Centerstone Inn
in Tuscaloosa, Alabama in the Former Comfort Inn

Brand Growth Planned with Agreements Underway
in Illinois, Ohio, Florida and California

TUSCALOOSA, Ala., June 21, 2012
-- Centerstone Hotels has gained momentum in the last few months opening several hotels in Texas, Virginia and Alabama with new agreements underway in Illinois, Ohio, Florida and California.

On June 1st, the Centerstone Inn in Tuscaloosa, Alabama was opened for business. This former award winning Comfort Inn is located near the University of Alabama and the Mercedes-Benz manufacturing plant. The hotel features 59 rooms, HDTV's and an amazing hot breakfast and an outdoor pool.

Ben Koopman, Managing Director of the Tuscaloosa Centerstone Inn said, "Centerstone is the perfect fit for this property. The low fees and revenue generating marketing programs will drive bottom line profits like never before. The folks at Centerstone are focused on my hotel's success and I like that."

Coming in September 2012, Centerstone is scheduled to open their first new construction property in historic downtown West Chester, PA. The Centerstone Hotel Warner has been built on the site of the original 1930's Warner Brothers theater and is considered an historical landmark.

Additionally, Centerstone has several other projects that are going to be announced including their international debut. Their success is attributed to their unique franchise friendly model and deal terms.

About Vimana Franchise Systems LLC
Vimana Franchise Systems LLC is a hotel franchise company owned by CEO Steve Belmonte, President Neal Jackson and Vice President Cory Jackson Jr. In May 2011, Vimana Franchise Systems launched the Centerstone brand as a three-segment franchise designed to create a fair and cost effective model for the hospitality industry. In November 2011, Key West Inns was re-launched under the Vimana Franchise ownership umbrella as a fun and uniquely themed leisure brand. For more information on Vimana Franchise Systems LLC, contact Steve Belmonte at (407) 654-5540

Visit Vimana Franchise Systems online at Visit Centerstone online at, on Twitter at @Centerstonehtls, or on Facebook at Visit Key West Inns online at, on Twitter at @StayKeyWest, or on Facebook at


  Kellie Pizza
Director of Public Relations
Vimana Franchise Systems LLC
Tel: (310) 880-7218
Steven Belmonte
Vimana Franchise Systems LLC
Tel: (407) 654-5540

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Also See: Centerstone Hotel Brand Breaks Ground on 76-room Centerstone Hotel - Warner Theatre in West Chester, Pennsylvania Owned by McFadden Hotel Group / July 2011

Centerstone Hotel Brand Rapidly Exceeding Growth Expectations / June 2011

Steve Belmonte Launches Centerstone Inns, Hotels & Plaza Hotels; New Three-Segment Brand Designed by Hoteliers to Remove Unreasonable Mandates on Franchisees / May 2011

When it Comes to Franchise Negotiations Are the Odds in Your Favor? / Steven J. Belmonte / March 2011

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