Management, Tech Companies Appoint Execs to Accommodate Growth

NATIONAL REPORT—Executives from management and technology companies are on the move this week. Here’s a look at the industry’s most recent appointments:

Aimbridge Hospitality Names SVP of Human Resources
Aimbridge Hospitality has named Ann Christenson as its newest SVP of human resources. She comes to Aimbridge from Moorhead, MN, bringing more than 20 years of human resources experience. Before joining Aimbridge Hospitality, she was the chief people and culture officer for TMI Hospitality. Before that, she was the EVP of human resources and support services for Sanford Health.

Justin Magazine

Justin Magazine

PM Hotel Group Adds Two VPs
PM Hotel Group has named Joseph D. Del Guidice as VP of operations and Justin Magazine as VP of business development.

In his role of VP of operations, Del Guidice will be responsible for providing strategic direction and driving results in PM Hotel Group-managed hotels. Previously, he was president of GF Management. Prior to that, he was a VP of operations at HHM/Hersha Hospitality. He previously served on the advisory boards for both Radisson hotels and York College Hospitality.

In his role as VP of business operations, Magazine will be responsible for PM Hotel Group’s third-party management business. Prior to joining PM Hotel Group, the hotel and marketing veteran was managing director of the hospitality group at Savills Studley. Previously, he co-founded Humboldt Hospitality Advisors LLC. He also worked as an associate with CB Richard Ellis Hotels and VP of marketing for North America at Newfound Resorts. Before entering the hospitality industry, he worked as marketing executive for a number of years at Octagon Sports Marketing.

Beekeeper Appoints Head of New Hospitality Division
Beekeeper has appointed Andrada Paraschiv as the head of the employee communication platform company’s new hospitality division. The former AccorHotels and FRHI Hotels & Resorts executive is expected use her internal communications expertise to ensure that the Beekeeper platform has the optimal feature set to serve and benefit the hospitality industry.

Vijay Gollapudi

Vijay Gollapudi

Quore Adds Execs to Team
Hotel management software company Quore has added new leaders to its growing team. Quore has doubled its active users to 60,000 and added 25 new staff members.

Vijay Gollapudi has been named VP of development at Quore. He previously worked as director of IT at Professional Credential Services and as an independent small business consultant. He studied biology and information systems at Houston Baptist University.

Rob Gabbert is joining Quore as a program director. Previously, he served as the director of program management for CoreCivic. He has a bachelor’s degree in finance from Miami University and a master’s degree in business administration from Belmont University.