Hospitality Solutions, Inc. welcomes Davy Thomas as its new Chief Operating Officer.
Davy has an extensive 19 years of experience in the hospitality industry where he started in 1995 with Oaktenn, Inc. as the General Manager of the soon to open Fairfield Inn by Marriott Gatlinburg Downtown. In 2000, Davy was an integral part of the planning and development of the Bearskin Lodge in Gatlinburg, TN and was promoted to Gatlinburg Operations Manager after its opening. In 2001, Davy began the planning and development of the Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott – Gatlinburg North which he opened in August of 2002 as the 501st Fairfield Inn / Fairfield Inn & Suites in Marriott’s portfolio. Mr. Thomas will oversee the Operations for Hospitality Solutions, Inc. where he strives to maximize revenue generation, operational efficiencies, positive guest impact, and market position for each hotel property. He has a passion in planning, development and new openings as well.
Davy states: “I am honored to become part of a company that facilitates the true spirit of hospitality across the board, in every department of every hotel in its portfolio. Hospitality Solutions has a history of providing leadership, direction and work ethic which brings profitability to its clients as well as superior customer service from its associates.”
Logan Coykendall, President and CEO, states: “We are extremely excited about Davy’s new partnership with us. He brings a mountain of experience that will continue to perpetuate our success. We look forward to his leadership at each property to help us to continue to improve on our already award winning, and successful properties. With his addition to our company team we can continue our goal of bringing the highest quality lodging properties to Sevier County as we hope to have some more exciting development news in the near future. And with Davy’s addition as we anchor our company in Gatlinburg we are also looking at opportunities outside our region into other markets as well with our increased development and management abilities.”