May 16, 2012
-- SPOKANE, WASHINGTON - The hospitality firm headquartered in downtown Spokane, FairBridge Hotels International, announced today the appointment of Skyler Reep as relationship revenue manager, a position designed to increase operational support to owners and general managers and to accelerate growth of its rapidly expanding property membership.
Before joining FairBridge, Reep oversaw reservation and revenue operations for one of the most respected companies in the world-class mountain resort community of Jackson Hole, Wyoming, where he increased revenue per available room (RevPAR) and implemented new training and performance systems to streamline the transition to AAA four-diamond service standards. More recently, he also spearheaded a web presence and social media initiative to dramatically increase website visits and penetrate new markets. His previous positions include reservations manager at The Wort Hotel and chief executive at PEER Enterprises.
Reep brings more than seven years of hotel management experience and holds a bachelor of arts degree in international business from Whitworth University.
In his new role, Reep will be responsible for providing revenue management support to the company’s member owners as well as facilitating growth and managing public relations and vendor relations.
About FairBridge Hotels International - FairBridge Hotels brand offers a customized model and flex-concept approach as an alternative to the traditional franchise method by allowing operators to join a membership organization that offers the affiliate members a unique, vibrant, and dynamic brand identity with complete back-end operational support without having to assume any of the complex burdens of hotel franchise relationships. FairBridge offers the flex-concept membership-based affiliation, a flat-rate fee system “that operators prefer over the traditional outdated and expensive franchise model,” says Fredrick Schoener, Director of Brand Operations. The complete suite of offerings from FairBridge spans across all major hospitality industry segments. For more information about FairBridge Hotels International, see www.fairbridgeinns.com/