Hotel Equities Names Jason Caughron GM in Atlanta

ATLANTA—Hotel Equities has named Jason Caughron general manager of the new Hampton Inn & Suites by Hilton Dunwoody/Perimeter Center in North Atlanta.

Hotel Development Partners, based in Dunwoody, owns the 132-room hotel, which is under construction, as the latest urban prototype for the Hilton hotel brand. Located near Perimeter Center Mall, the hotel forms the centerpiece of a 3.6-acre development that will include two restaurants and retail space.

With 25 years’ of hospitality experience, Caughron previously served at The Westin Atlanta North at Perimeter as director of operations. During his tenure, he directed the $15.4 million renovation of the hotel..

Caughron began his hospitality career as a bell captain at Atlanta’s Doubletree Hotel before working in guest-service positions for Starwood Hotels and Resorts. He also served as GM at the Lodge and Spa at Callaway Gardens, for Noble Investment Group, then as hotel manager for the Westin Atlanta North when it transitioned management from Starwood.