Conversion of Independent Property Nets Jameson in Sheffield, AL
Monday April 29th, 2013 - 9:43AM GPB
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SHEFFIELD, AL—The 144-room Jameson Inn Hotel and Conference Center is opening here.
The midscale hotel, which includes a restaurant and extensive meeting space, previously operated as an independent property. "The Jameson brand means better support services, a better contract, and especially we believe better results, so we are very confident making this conversion," said Alkesh Patel, president of Trupadi, Inc., which owns the hotel.
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