Leo Spriggs, President and CEO of Hospitality Management Corporation (HMC), is happy to announce that former team member Peter Ambros will return to the company as General Manager of the Wyndham Garden Hotel. As an established hospitality professional, he brings extensive knowledge of the Hotel and Food & Beverage industries, as well as experience with the Louisiana market. He previously held the position of General Manager for the Crowne Plaza Astor, a 4-Diamond property in New Orleans, while working for HMC. His experience also includes numerous management positions within the industry for the Radisson, Omni, Hyatt and Doubletree hotels in the cities of Baltimore and Chicago.
The recently renovated 290-room Wyndham Garden Hotel Lafayette offers an on-site restaurant Bayou Bistro for local Cajun fare andScandals nightclub, a local Lafayette favorite. It also boasts 14,000 sq. ft. of meeting space for conferences or events in the area and is conveniently located near the Lafayette Airport, University of Louisiana and Cajundome.
Spriggs also commented, “Peter is a valuable addition to the HMC team and it is a pleasure to welcome him back with over 40-years of experience in the industry. A great deal of his time was operating in Louisiana in positions ranging from VP of Operations to VP of Food & Beverage with companies specializing in luxury and high-quality service, which will make him extremely impactful to our business.”
The company continues its ongoing business expansion which is made up of full service, conference center, select service and limited service hotels. HMC is one of the country’s largest third-party privately held hotel management companies, ranked in the top 40 of all third party and owner operated hotel management corporations.
About Hospitality Management Corporation (HMC)
Founded in 1971, HMC is a privately owned independent management company and one of the oldest independent hotel management firms in the lodging industry. For over four decades, HMC has been a leader in providing hotel management services for institutional and private owners and continues to strive for excellence in hospitality management and hotel development across the United States. Since its inception, the company’s headquarters have been located in Dallas, TX.