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Red Roof® Unveils Evolution of Extended Stay Brand HomeTowne Studios by Red Roof®

April 25, 2019

COLUMBUS, Ohio, April 25, 2019 -- Red Roof has unveiled the first prototype of the new build concept of its sub-brand, HomeTowne Studios by Red Roof®. A company that obsessively listens to its guests, this new prototype design is based on the number one request from consumers: more functional storage in room but not at the expense of good design. The new build upgraded specifications for exterior, lobbies and rooms provide guests with everything they need for an elevated extended stay experience and provides franchisees with a cost- effective solution to drive performance. Developed as a home away from home; a comfortable, convenien...

FANS International Hospitality Group to Convert Former Travelodge at Calgary Airport to Red Roof PLUS+ & Suites

FANS International Hospitality Group | January 15, 2019

COLUMBUS, Ohio, Jan. 15, 2019 -- Meeting the continuing and growing global demand for the brand, Red Roof® is expanding its presence into the Canadian market, with its first property in Calgary, Alberta. The company has partnered with FANS International Hospitality Group, an international hotel management company, to grow the brand beginning with the conversion of a former Travelodge hotel property at Calgary Airport into a Red Roof PLUS+ & Suites®. This is the first of multiple properties that Red Roof plans to convert in Canada, over the next five years. "FANS International Hospitality Group is one of the most respect...

Red Roof® Welcomes Patrick Cheedie to Franchise Development Team

October 8, 2018

Patrick Cheedie joins Red Roof as Franchise Development Director in the Rocky Mountain States of New Mexico, Colorado, Utah, Wyoming, Idaho, and Montana. The role is critical to the identification of prospective Franchise locations and the growth of the Red Roof brand including the Red Roof Inn®, Red Roof PLUS+®, and HomeTowne Studios by Red Roof™. Cheedie will identify and qualify franchise prospects and manage and optimize a multi-state franchise development region, maximizing franchise sales and growth as well as preparing and presenting franchise projects. A sales leader for over 25 year, Cheedie is the former Director...

Red Roof® Welcomes Bill Hall as Senior Vice President of Franchise Operations

September 25, 2018

Bill Hall joins Red Roof as Senior Vice President of Franchise Operations. He will oversee all franchise operations for the brand, helping the company achieve financial goals and business objectives, while supporting new initiatives, and rollouts. "Franchise Operations is the engine that propels the Red Roof brand and is one of the most important divisions in our organization," notes Phil Hugh, Chief Development Officer, Red Roof. "Bill Hall is the right man, right now for this very important role and we look forward to having him onboard, ready to expand and spur our franchise growth." Hall comes to Red Roof with over 25 stellar years ...

Red Roof® Names Robert Hubbard as New Executive Vice President of Operations

September 4, 2018

Columbus, OH – September 5, 2018 – Red Roof has announced the addition of Robert Hubbard to the newly created position of Executive Vice President of Operations for Company Managed Properties. He will focus on continued growth across our portfolio of brands and the strong sustained financial performance of Red Roof's corporate managed properties. An industry veteran, Hubbard was previously employed by Red Roof from 1987 to 2012, in a variety of roles, including Vice President of Operations and Vice President of Revenue Management. "Robert brings to us decades of industry experience that will be an asset to our senior leaders...

Red Roof® Launches Extended Stay Brand HomeTowne Studios by Red Roof®

August 15, 2018

COLUMBUS, Ohio, Aug. 15, 2018 -- Convenient, cost-effective and comfortable: the basic essentials of extended stay accommodations, a hospitality sector that has grown immensely in the past few years with extended stay builds currently making up more than a quarter of all hotel development projects in the U.S. pipeline according to Lodging Econometrics. This growth was one of the many reasons that Red Roof, the leader in the economy lodging industry, is entering this market with their newest sub-brand, HomeTowne Studios by Red Roof. The brand will undergo a phased launch of over 30 properties across more than 20 markets with nearly 4,000...

Red Roof® Names Ted Hutchins as New Chief Information Officer

May 24, 2018

Columbus, OH – May 24, 2018 – Leading Upscale Economy® hotel brand Red Roof announces Ted Hutchins will join the brand as Chief Information Officer. Hutchins brings a stellar track record in Information Technology (IT) strategy, management and development, with an extensive resume that includes significant experience in the hospitality sector. At Red Roof, Hutchins will be responsible for establishing overall IT strategy and directing daily IT operations. He will oversee a broad range of technological advancements for the brand, with a major focus on self-service development. "Ted's proven track record of innovative Info...

Red Roof® Welcomes Gregory Fox to Franchise Development Team

May 17, 2018

Columbus, OH – May 17, 2018 – Red Roof has announced the addition of Gregory Fox to its Franchise Development team as Vice President of Development. Fox will primarily focus on the growth of Red Roof's first soft brand, The Red Collection™. An industry veteran, Fox brings more than 30 years of experience in hospitality to the company, including a background in sales, marketing, operations and franchise development. Throughout his accomplished career, Fox has a proven track record of strategically growing brands. Fox joins Red Roof from Wyndham Hotel Group, where he served as Regional Director of Franchise Development f...

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