Alan L. Tallis has been named Executive Vice President and Larry Doyle has joined as Senior Vice President of Asset Management.
will be responsible for the day-to-day asset management of the Company's hotels.
Mr. Doyle was most recently Senior Vice President, Asset Management for Alcor Acquisition LLC, where he prepared and positioned the MeriStar portfolio of hotels for sale, working closely with Blackstone Real Estate Advisors.
Prior to that time, he held the same position at MeriStar Hospitality Corporation.
During his 27-year career in the lodging industry, Mr. Doyle has held various senior asset management, operations and general manager positions with a track record of successful start-ups, turnarounds, acquisitions, dispositions and operation of award-winning hotels in the U.S. and the U.K.
Monty J. Bennett, President and Chief Executive Officer of Ashford, noted, "We are very pleased with the addition of Alan, Larry and Don to our team and look forward to their leadership in our asset management efforts and the development of our staff.
With a sizable value-added renovation program planned for the next several years and the importance we have placed on our internal growth initiatives, Alan and Larry's
proven asset management, operations and brand management expertise will play a key role in Ashford's