Regional Vice President
Jerry Keyes has held numerous positions since joining White Lodging, including serving as general manager of the Courtyard Chicago Downtown Magnificent Mile, where he was in charge of 306 rooms, including a full service restaurant, Starbucks and 4,000 feet of meeting space. Mr. Keyes has also served as dual general manager at Residence Inn/Springhill Suites River North and as general manager at the Hilton Garden Inn Magnificent Mile.
Mr. Keyes has won several awards during his time with White Lodging, including 2011 General Manager of the Year by the American Hotel and Lodging Association, 2011 Hotelier of the Year and 2011 Chicago Metro Hotelier of the Year by the Illinois Hotel and Lodging Association. Within White Lodging, he has won numerous awards, including the 2013 People Development Award, 2011 John Januszko Award and 2010 Full Service General Manager of the Year.