Key West Inns, Inc. Hires Rick Patel as Brand Manager

January 15, 2009 // Franchising.com // Birmingham, AL, --- The Southeastern hotel chain, Key West Inns, Inc. has hired Mr. Rick Patel as the chain Brand Manager. Now with 21 locations, Key West Inns will focus on chain growth while offering assisting the current hotel franchisees.

As a former Key West Inn franchisee, Rick Patel brings seven years of successful KWI operations back to the brand. Along with his Key West Inn experience, Rick has owned a total of three hotels. In Rick's earlier career he served for 16 years as the International Director of Operations for the McDonald's restaurant chain for Europe and Asia.

President of Key West Inns, Neal B. Jackson is excited about Rick's involvement with the chain. "Rick is an excellent hotel operator and we are pleased that he has joined the Key West Inn team." In addition to providing assistance to the Key West Inn hotels, Rick will also focus on chain growth in hotel franchise sales.

Key West Inns and Key West Inns and Suites are now operating in Alabama, Georgia, Florida, Tennessee, and Mississippi. Key West Inns saw 40% growth in 2008 and looks to add additional locations in 2009.

###

Comments:

comments powered by Disqus

Franchise News Room »


News By Industry »


Featured Opportunities

The Hummus Republic
The Hummus Republic is a Modern Mediterranean QSR, hungry for change in the fast casual food industry. We're here to bring the flavors of authentic...
Gloria Jean's Coffees
Gloria Jean's is known for its range of boldly flavored coffees and signature beverages. For nearly four decades, we have continued to innovate and...
Golden Corral Buffet and Grill
Golden Corral is the nation's leading family style restaurant franchise featuring steaks, buffet and bakery items.
Sbarro, LLC
An award-winning franchise company, Sbarro is known for selling XL NY pizza by the slice with dough made in-house daily & 100% Whole Milk...
Tony Roma's
After two decades of fast-paced international expansion, we are introducing a new generation of domestic customers to the Tony Roma’s experience....
Share This Page

Subscribe to Franchising.com Express

A Franchise Update Media Production
Franchise Update Media
P.O. Box 20547
San Jose, CA 95160
PH. (408) 402-5681
In Loving Memory Of Timothy Gardner (1987-2014)

Copyright © 2001 - 2018.
All Rights Reserved.