3rd Annual United Special Sportsman Alliance Deep Sea Fishing Trip

August 13, 2018 Comfort Suites, Southport, NC. Honored to have hosted our 3rd annual United Special Sportsman Alliance deep sea fishing trip. Dane Britt performed for the kids this year!  Our Team already looks forward to hosting again next year! Visit the Facebook page for more photos. https://www.facebook.com/ComfortSuitesSouthportNC/

Local Law Enforcement, Hotels Increase Training on Human Trafficking

July 9, 2018 BARBOURSVILLE, WV (WOWK) – As the Huntington area continues to battle the drug epidemic, law enforcement is facing another issue that’s tied to it: human trafficking. Local police officers and hotel employees are now learning new ways to combat the issue.  When the General Manager of the Hampton Inn in Barboursville, Randy Kveton,  learned about human trafficking going on in hotels across the country, he knew his staff and community needed their own training seminar on the issue. The hotel staff reached out to the Huntington Police Department to learn more about the scope of the issue, and their fears were confirmed.   “You kind of get that mindset of ‘it’s not happening where we are,’ so we wanted to reach out and find out if it was,” said Kveton. “And it’s a lot worse than what we think.” In fact,…

Barboursville Hampton Inn Gets Grant for Back-to-School Project

Aug 19, 2018 BARBOURSVILLE — The Hampton Inn-Barboursville received a grant from Hilton Corporate to provide backpacks and school supplies for local students this year. The Travel with Purpose Action Grant through Hilton was open to all Hilton properties to improve the communities where people live, work and travel. Twenty-four properties were awarded grants from all over the world, which included the Barboursville Hampton as the only selection in West Virginia. Only 15 properties in the United States were selected. The grant for $1,000 was used to purchase backpacks and school supplies for students in the local community. Additional funds were contributed by Toy Train of West Virginia and Huntington Councilman Mike Shockley. The Cabell-Huntington CVB, the Barboursville CVB and the Pullman Plaza Hotel also provided supplies to be included in the backpacks. “We are honored to receive one of these…

Geneva Hotels LLC Acquires Ramada Plaza Lakefront Resort Geneva, New York

For Immediate Release – October 27, 2017 Strasburg, VA and Geneva, NY (October 27, 2017) –Geneva Hotels LLC has acquired the beautiful Ramada Plaza Geneva Lakefront Resort on Seneca Lake.  With thanks to Chris Iverson, the original developer, the new owner looks forward to building on the stellar reputation enjoyed by Chris and his team at this hotel over the last 20 years. Geneva Hotels LLC acquired the hotel on October 20, 2017, and quickly engaged Guests, Inc., a well-known and successful hotel management company, to manage the hotel. “Geneva Hotels LLC has a long-standing reputation of success,” says Kevin T. Carter, President and Director of Operations for Guests, Inc. “Our organizations believe strongly in supporting our people and investing in the communities where our hotels reside. We are delighted to be a part of the Geneva community and the…

Guests Inc Receives Growth & Franchise Recognition

May 2015 Guests, Inc., based in Strasburg, Virginia enjoyed a strong year in 2014 in both growth and franchise recognition. The hospitality company was honored in conjunction with individual hotel ownership partners for renovations for both IHG and La Quinta brands. The Holiday Inn Express-Southpoint located in Fredericksburg, VA received the IHG® (Inter/continental Hotels Group) 2014 Renovation Award for its successful completion of major modernization and renovation programs. The hotel was recognized during the IHG Americas Investors & Leadership Conference in Las Vegas, Nevada. The Holiday Inn Express Fredericksburg-Southpoint was one of 56 hotels to receive this award from an IHG portfolio of more than 4,700 hotels. The La Quinta Inn & Suites Lynchburg at Liberty University, in Lynchburg, VA, was the recipient of the La Quinta Inn & Suites 2014 Award for Best Renovation. This award recognizes the hotel…