Mesa, AZ – March 1, 2019 – Sunridge Hotel Group, a leading owner and operator of classic upscale and upper midscale Marriott hotels, today announced the hiring of Arthur Holman as Vice President of Operations. Holman will be responsible for executing the company’s operational objectives while driving strong, balanced results and will report directly to President, Brian Welker.

“We are honored to bring Arthur in and have him be a part of the Sunridge family,” said Brian Welker, President, Sunridge Hotel Group. “Arthur has an excellent track record for achieving operational success, and I have full confidence in his abilities, as well as his commitment to deepening the culture and the values of the company.” Adds Holman, “I have long admired Sunridge Hotel Group, and I am proud to be joining them as they continue to grow and develop in new areas. I look forward to bringing my experience to what is already an incredibly skilled team, and working closely with Brian and with Paul Welker, CEO.”

A 33-year veteran of the industry, Holman – who started his hotel career as a young cook in a hotel kitchen – has worked across multiple disciplines and brands, including tenure in both management company and GM appointments for multiple award-winning companies in Utah and in South Florida. Holman attended Brigham Young University in Provo, UT, graduating from the Marriott School of Business.