SOURCE: Marriott International

Marriott International

October 06, 2011 11:09 ET

Nichols Named Director of Regional Sales at Fairfield Inn & Suites I-10 West Hotel

New Director's Sales and Marketing Knowledge a Resource for Franchise Teams

HOUSTON, TX--(Marketwire - Oct 6, 2011) - Stephanie Nichols has been named Director of Regional Sales for the Fairfield Inn & Suites Houston I-10 West/Energy Corridor hotel, stepping into the position with more than 20 years of experience in the hotel and hospitality industry.

The announcement was made by Tharaldson Motels, Inc., franchise holders of this impressive I-10 West hotel where guests are greeted with a warm and friendly atmosphere, comfortable accommodations and exceptional service.

"Stephanie comes to us with over 20 years of operations, revenue management and sales and marketing experience," said Mel Bullard, general manager of the spacious hotel suites in West Houston. "She has worked with multiple brands and has always been a top performer in all companies she has worked with in the past. Her sales and marketing knowledge will be a great asset to the region as well as a great resource to teams."

A Houston native, Nichols graduated from Texas A & M and grew up in the industry as her grandparents managed hotels and restaurants around the state.

"I am very excited about joining the TMI team and have received an overwhelming welcome," said Nichols. "I am looking forward to working with some of the most talented and highly recognized people in the industry"

Nichols confesses to being an addict of the Food Network and her favorite past-time is in her kitchen. She and her husband of 15 years have three children.

A popular choice among Houston Energy Corridor hotels, the Fairfield Inn & Suites is centrally located to popular destinations and provides spacious and comfortable accommodations catering to corporate travelers, reunions, weddings, sports groups and social events. As Director of Regional Sales, part of Nichols' duties will be to expand the hotel's guest base by focusing on group sales and special events.

In addition to providing convenience to business travelers, the Fairfield Inn & Suites is an exceptional choice among Houston hotels near Memorial City Mall, Katy Mills Mall, West Oak Mall, George Bush Park, Bear Creek Pioneers Park and The Fun Plex.

Guests enjoy relaxing accommodations that include comfortable Spring Air mattresses and cotton-rich linens, a 32-inch LCD TV with cable/satellite service and large, well-lighted work desks. Complimentary amenities include wireless high-speed Internet, a deluxe continental breakfast served daily and on-site parking.

About the Fairfield Inn & Suites Houston I-10 West/Energy Corridor Hotel
The Fairfield Inn & Suites Houston I-10 West/Energy Corridor Hotel pampers guests with remarkable value and customer satisfaction to provide the setting for an outstanding Houston travel experience whether traveling for business or leisure. In addition to a fine selection of spacious guest rooms and hotel suites, this well-kept property boasts a heated indoor pool, state-of-the-art fitness room and a 24-hour Market offering snacks and necessities for the convenience of guests.

Contact Information

  • CONTACT:
    Melbvee Bullard
    General Manager
    218-646-0056
    Email Contact