New Staff Appointments and Promotions
Harmony Hospitality, Inc., Corporate Office
Virginia Beach, VA
Rachel McCracken promoted to Regional Director of Operations for Select Service Hotels. Since joining Harmony Hospitality in September 2015, Rachel has achieved an outstanding record as General Manager of the Hampton Inn & Suites Chesapeake Battlefield Blvd.
Embassy Suites by Hilton Wilmington Riverfront
Wilmington, NC, opening fall 2017
Zachary Brigman appointed General Manager. Brigman has served in many capacities in Hilton-branded hotels. In July 2015, he began work at the DoubleTree by Hilton Norfolk Airport as Director of Rooms and one year later was promoted to General Manager. During that time, Brigman and his team have taken the DoubleTree to the next level in overall performance and financial results.
Alan Nelson appointed Food and Beverage Director. Nelson transfers from the Wyndham Virginia Beach Oceanfront Hotel where he served as F&B Director, responsible for food service throughout that hotel as well the operation of the Surf Club Ocean Grille. Prior to the Wyndham, he served in the same capacity at the Hilton Norfolk Airport.
Melissa B. Fallis appointed Director of Sales and Marketing. Fallis has more than 11 years of hotel sales and catering experience in the Wilmington, North Carolina area.
Inn at Corolla Lighthouse
Ashley Parandhamaia appointed InnKeeper.
Lake Wright Quality Suites and Sleep Inn Lake Wright Norfolk Airport
appointed General Manager of the Lake Wright Norfolk Airport Hotels.
David Warren, Director of Engineering, transferred from Hampton Inn & Suites, Battlefield Blvd.
DoubleTree by Hilton Norfolk Airport
Daniel Cochran promoted to General Manager
Patricia Hauser promoted to Director of Sales. Hauser has been with the DoubleTree since 2012, working in catering sales and as Director of Catering since May 2014.
Cara Clark promoted to Senior Sales Manager from Sales Manager.
Tequila Pitchford hired as Director of Housekeeping.
Hampton Inn & Suites, Norfolk Airport
Shauneille Boyd promoted to Front Office Manager.
Hampton Inn and Hampton Inn & Suites
Chesapeake and Norfolk, VA
Page S. Johnson III appointed General Manager
Meyboll M. Menard appointed Hampton Inn Area Sales Manager. Menard will be responsible for the sales and marketing of three Harmony Hospitality Hampton Inn properties. Most recently, Meyboll served as Assistant General Manager at Spinnaker Resorts in Branson, Missouri.
Wyndham Virginia Beach Oceanfront
Virginia Beach, VA
Nicole Webster appointed General Manager