SOURCE: Marriott

Clovis hotel

March 22, 2010 13:30 ET

Fairfield Inn & Suites General Manager Recognized as "40 Under 40" by Business Street Online

CLOVIS, CA--(Marketwire - March 22, 2010) -  The new Fairfield Inn & Suites in Clovis is proud to announce that General Manager, Jay Virk, has been nominated by his peers for the "40 under 40" in the Fresno/Clovis area.

The "40 under 40" recognizes younger members of the community for all of their professional accomplishments, as well as their civic involvement. This will be the 3rd year that Business Street Magazine has recognized the "40 under 40" in the Fresno/Clovis area.

The hotel and conference center near Fresno, is proud to have a member of their staff recognized as a "40 under 40" for this year's award ceremony. Along with overseeing Fairfield Inn and Suites as their General Manager, Mr. Virk is also the owner of the property along with two other hotels in the Fresno/Clovis area. Regarding his achievement, Jay says, "There is a quote by a man named Larry Winget, which I chose to live by. Mr. Winget says, 'You are not paid to work hard. In fact, you are not paid for effort at all. You are paid for results. It's not what you do; it's what you get done.' Thus far, this quote has served me very well."

On this auspicious list, Mr. Virk will join a class of other accomplished Fresno/Clovis residents such as local news anchors, developers, as well as Fresno's own mayor. Fairfield Inn and Suites Clovis, along with Business Street Online invite their neighbors to come and help them celebrate "40 under 40" on April 1st, 2010. The event will be held at the 600 Club at Chukchansi Park in downtown Fresno from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Hors d'oeuvres will be served, and attendees will be able to socialize and bask in the elegance of the 600 Club as they celebrate their accomplishments. All recipients will receive a complimentary ticket. Any additional tickets for guests may be purchased through Business Street Online.

Since it opened in January of 2009, the Clovis conference hotel near Fresno has welcomed visitors with a complimentary hot breakfast and ensured that its modern, comfortable rooms featuring the luxurious "Green Tea Bedding Package" are prepared to be a pleasant and relaxing home away from home. The hotel is 2-4 miles from all sporting events in Clovis and is located in the safest area of the county. Fairfield Inn & Suites continues to provide, and raise, the standards of excellence for which Marriott properties are known and has become a standout among hotels near Fresno Airport. For more information on the "40 under 40" please see their website: