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Amazing Hospitality Group has more than 150 years combined hotel management experience ranging from boutique to full service hotel management. Learn more

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Jeff Fleming, Principal

President and C.E.O.
Mr. Fleming has over 25 years of Hospitality experience. He has managed full service as well as select-service properties in almost every sector of the business – corporate, extended stay, franchised and independent. He has extensive experience with new openings, renovation planning, and asset management. He has held positions in the past as Director of Development, Regional Operations Manager, and as Asset Manager for such lenders as GMAC, Deutsche Bank, Goldman Sachs and Crimii Mae. He will be on-site the day of any takeover to assist with all departments' action plans. His experience expands across all Brand-Types of hotels. He has held positions with Marriott Hotels, Hilton Hotels, Holiday Inns, and Independent Boutique Hotels, also was in charge of the Western Region for all Receivership takeovers for a leading national management company.
jfleming@amazinghospitalitygroup.com

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Sara Herschberger, Principal

C.O.O. and Executive Sales and Marketing Director
Mrs. Herschberger has been in the Hospitality Business for over 30 years. She has held senior level sales positions nationally, and has built her reputation on leading each market she has worked in, by building REVPAR Index growth year-over-year. She immediately leads the on-site sales team by designing action steps focused on maximizing revenues, establishing corporate accounts, strategizing and implementing correct marketing tactics, putting steps in place for maximum optimization of all Websites, and leads the team in revenue management. Her experience encompasses all Brand-Types of hotels. She has held sales and general manager positions with Marriott Hotels, Hilton Hotels, Choice Hotels, Holiday Inns, and 4 star Independent Boutique Hotels.
sherschberger@amazinghospitalitygroup.com

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Shawn Sich, Principal

Executive Vice President of Operations
Mr. Sich has over 20 years of Hospitality experience working with different brands from Hilton, Radisson, Holiday Inn and many Independent Hotels and has experience working with the Resolution Trust Company. He specifically has focused on streamlining operations to produce financially successful hotel and restaurant operations within the hotel-sector of business. Mr. Sich fully understands the importance of “PROFIT” within a full-service hotel and has personal experience with an “Owner” mentality, owning two restaurants and a catering company.   Shawn is experienced in the opening of Hotels from construction to operations opening several in his career.  Mr. Sich has been recognized for his Team's success with Franchise awards and in National publications.       
ssich@amazinghospitalitygroup.com

 
Biography

Kim Owen Dinsmoor

Regional Vice President of Operations
Most recently, Kim was President of Maverick Hospitality Management a hospitality solutions firm for owners and management in growing sales, marketing, revenue development and property development. Major projects included Sheraton New York Times Square, Inn at the 5th, Marriott City Centre Portland and Luxe Hotels.
His development of several hotel properties throughout the southeast to support the hospitality industry recovery from the Katrina and Rita hurricanes lead to the formation of Maverick. Prior to these development projects he was Managing Director of New Orleans Boutique Hotels that included The Queen & Hotel, The Royal St. Charles Hotel and The Garden District Hotel. In addition to the great operation and marketing of these properties, Kim managed the properties through Hurricane Katrina and successfully rescued his guests and employees after the storm.
With over 25 years in the luxury hospitality industry, Mr. Dinsmoor began his career with The Adolphus Hotel in Dallas. He has been successfully associated with The Peabody Hotel Memphis, The Brown Palace Hotel in Denver, La Mansion del Rio in San Antonio, and The Algonquin Hotel in New York. 
Kim Dinsmoor also served as Vice President of Business Development for The America's and The Pacific Region for Lexington Services, one of the largest reservations and global portal services providers in the world.
kdinsmoor@amazinghospitalitygroup.com

John Kunkle

Director of Financial Analysis and Development 
 John Kunkle is a Certified Public Accountant and Licensed Commercial Real Estate Broker. He has a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Economics from Claremont McKenna College and a Masters in Business Administration in Accounting from Golden Gate University. John has worked as a Senior Auditor for several US Public Accounting Firms.  John was the Controller of a 500 Million Dollar Development Project in Saudi Arabia.  John has over ten years of financial planning and analysis for individuals and businesses, and over twenty years of experience with various aspects of the construction industry and real estate. John's responsibilities include the preparation of business plans and proposals for AHG, with supporting financial analysis and projections to support those proposals. These projects are part of the acquisition team of AHG for the purpose of securing hotel management contracts and select properties for purchase. They are also part of the loan application process. In addition, John will be responsible for tracking of project progress and budgetary control for new construction and renovation projects for AHG. 
jkunkle@amazinghospitalitygroup.com

Steven Jackson

Vice President of Food and Beverage
Steven Jackson brings years of food and beverage experience and knowledge to the leadership team at Amazing Hospitality Group. With more than 20 years in the industry, Jackson's background spans from small independently owned boutique restaurants to large franchise restaurants producing over 10 million in annual revenues.  Steven will be present at all properties during takeover assessing each area of the food and beverage operation. Steven has held the following positions in the hotel industry including General Manager, Operations Manager, Kitchen Director, Banquet Manager, Food and Beverage Manager and Bar Manager. Steven has been recognized throughout his career for food quality excellence, presentation, and his creativity in pairing wine with his specialty dishes.
Steven's commitment and desire to provide the ultimate customer experience is marked through his training skills, giving each property he touches a competitive edge within each market.   

sjackson@amazinghospitalitygroup.com


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Luis Hernandez

Development Consultant/Investment Partner
Mr. Hernandez has been intimately involved with Mexican Business relations for the past 20 years. He has had a long history in dealing with successful agricultural and logistics projects in all categories of the industry. From 1991 to 2001, Luis worked directly with produce growers in Mexico through his company, International Packing Supplies, distributing packaging and agricultural products to growers in Sonora, Sinaloa and Jalisco. From 2000 to present, he has owned and operated a complete logistics solution company called K&K International Logistics Foreign Holdings with offices in Nogales, AZ, San Diego, CA and McAllen, TX. It is an all in one concept logistics entity with U.S. and Mexican Customs Services, Drayage, U.S. and Mexican Transportation as well as warehouse services.
Luis was born in Nogales, Sonora, Mexico and naturalized in 1986. He has dual nationality and has owned and operated development companies in the United States and Mexico. Professionally, he was on the board of the “Asociacion de Maquiladoras” in Nogales, Sonora. He was a member of the Produce Association in Nogales, AZ for 5 years. He was also a member of the Arizona Business Leaders and Chicanos Por la Causa for 2 years in Phoenix, AZ.
Mr. Hernandez most recently has moved his business development plans throughout Dallas, Texas and the Southwest area of the United States. He will be intimately involved in site selection, equity positioning, and development with AHG.
lhernandez@amazinghospitalitygroup.com   


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