Chevy Chase, MD. – (October 10, 2018) – PM Hotel Group, an award-winning leader in the hotel management industry, has promoted Fran Owen to Regional Director of Sales and Marketing. Fran has most recently been the Director of Sales and Marketing at the Hilton Knoxville.

Since joining PM Hotel Group four years ago, Fran has been an unparalleled force, leading her team to revenue and RevPAR growth. In 2018 Fran and her team were named Sales Director of the Year, Revenue Manage of the Year, Group Sales Manager of the Year, Best Catering Director of the Year and won Best STR Performance of the Year.

Fran began her hospitality career at the Hyatt Regency while still studying at the University of Tennessee. An industry veteran, over the past twenty-two years she has held positions with Davidson Hotels & Resorts, Richfield Hospitality and Boykin Hotels.

“Fran has proven herself to be both an individual sales star and a motivating team leader, inspiring all those around her to perform at their absolute best. With these types of results, it was only fitting to promote her to the above-property team where she can continue to grow and support our hotels across her region,” says Leticia Procter, SVP of Sales and Marketing, PM Hotel Group.

PM Hotel Group is an approved operator for the Hilton, Marriott and IHG brands, managing a diverse and growing portfolio of luxury, lifestyle, full and select-service hotels across 15 states from New York to the Pacific Northwest.