Jameson Inns, Inc. today announced that David S. Fraser was appointed to
the Board of Directors of Jameson Inns, Inc. as a director of the Company.
In his career, Mr. Fraser has served as Vice President, Corporate Banking
for Crocker National Bank, a national bank headquartered in Los Angeles,
California; Vice-President and Treasurer of Fuqua Industries, Inc., a
Fortune 500 company based in Atlanta, Georgia; Chief Financial Officer of
Graphic Industries, Inc., a public commercial printing company in Atlanta;
and served as Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Crown Crafts,
Inc., a NYSE listed corporation in the home textile industry with
headquarters in Atlanta, Georgia, until he retired in 2000. He was also
president and a principal of Pawly Industries Corporation a private
company involved in the manufacture and distribution of marine
accessories. Mr. Fraser currently serves as a director for Delta Apparel,
Inc., an AMEX listed company based in Duluth, Georgia that is in the
active wear apparel industry, and serves as chairman of that company’s
audit committee of the board of directors.
Mr. Fraser earned a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from
the University of California, Los Angeles and served for four years in the
Army Corps of Engineers, having graduated with distinction from the U.S.
Army Engineer School.
“We are delighted to have someone with David’s finance and business
experience join our Board. We know that our commitment to industry-leading
guest services together with our reputation as a provider of quality
lodging in our markets were factors that Mr. Fraser considered when he
decided to accept the position as a Director of the Company,” said Thomas
W. Kitchin, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Jameson.
Jameson Inns, Inc. owns and operates the Jameson Inn and Signature Inn
limited service hotel properties. For more information, visit the
Company’s website at http://www.jamesoninns.com/ .