Press Release

Michael Christian Promoted to General Manager of the Homewood Suites Milford, Ohio

Christian Moves into His Hew Position from SpringHill Suites by Marriott in Louisville, Ky.

Merrillville, Ind. (Oct. 9, 2012): White Lodging Services is pleased to announce Michael Christian has been promoted to General Manager of the Homewood Suites Milford, Ohio. Previously, Christian held the operations manager position at the SpringHill Suites by Marriott in Louisville, Ky., a property currently nominated for Hotel of the Year.

“I am honored to have the privilege of leading the extraordinary team at the Homewood Suites in Milford, Ohio,” said Christian.

Christian has contributed to the success of his previous property, the SpringHill Suites, with guest service scores in the top 5% across all categories. He also has over five years of experience in the front office as a desk manager, front office supervisor and night audit.

“I am very excited to see Michael move into his first general manager position after being successful in his past three positions. Michael is a perfect example of a leader who has been willing to take on tough assignments to further his career,” said Regional Vice President David Montrose.

Goals for his new position include continuing to live the White Lodging mission and adding value to the White Lodging portfolio by exceeding expectations set for the company that he has been a part of since 2006.

White Lodging Services Corporation - was established in 1985 and is headquartered in Merrillville, Ind. White Lodging is a fully integrated hotel ownership, development and operations company – a recognized leader that has defined and cultivated the ability to achieve consistent, sustainable growth among mid-to large-scale hotels across the country. Its current portfolio consists of more than 159 hotels in 20 states and encompasses representation of the following leading brands: Preferred Hotels, Marriott International, Inc., Hilton Worldwide, Hyatt Global, Starwood Hotels and Resorts, InterContinental Hotel Group and Carlson Hotels Worldwide.