La Quinta Holdings Inc. Appoints New Chairman

IRVING, TX—La Quinta Holdings Inc. has appointed Mit Shah as chairman of the board.

“Mr. Shah has been an extremely valuable member of the board, and we look forward to his leadership as  chairman,” commented Wayne B. Goldberg, president & CEO of La Quinta. “He has significant expertise in the lodging industry and we are excited to further benefit from his experience and insights.”

Shah has served on the boards of directors of La Quinta and its predecessor entities since 2013. He currently serves as CEO and senior managing principal of Noble Investment Group, which he founded in 1993. Shah also currently serves as president of the Marriott International’s MINA board, is a member of the owner and franchise board for Hyatt Hotels Corporation and is a member of the Industry Real Estate Finance Advisory Council of the American Hotel & Lodging Association.