Arlington Hospitality, Inc. (Nasdaq: HOST) today
announced that it has retained HVS Executive Search (“HVS”), a search firm specializing in the
lodging industry, to direct the search for a new President & CEO. The search will be led by
Keith Kefgen, President of HVS Executive Search.
The President & CEO search process will seek and consider qualified candidates from both
outside as well as inside the Company.
HVS was selected after an evaluation process led by a Search Committee of Arlington’s Board
composed of Dr. Salomon Dayan, Committee Chairman, Kenneth Fell and Andrew Shapiro,
each of which are substantial Arlington shareholders. The Search Committee will evaluate
candidates presented by HVS and make recommendations to Arlington’s Board. The Company
expects to conclude the search by the end of this quarter.
Arlington Hospitality, Inc. is a hotel management and development Company that builds and
manages mid-priced hotels. Currently, Arlington Hospitality owns or manages 76 properties in
17 states, including 65 AmeriHost Inn hotels, for a total of 5,629 rooms, with four additional
AmeriHost Inn & Suites hotels under construction. Each hotel offers an amenities package not
often found in other mid-priced hotels.