Promoted Senior VP Operations
At Winegardner & Hammons, Inc. in Cincinnati - OH, USA
Jason joined WHI in 1993 as an assistant general manager and worked in Cincinnati (OH), Columbus (OH), and Ft. Lauderdale (FL) before serving as a general manager in Athens (OH), Columbus, Tampa (FL), and Cincinnati. Select honors received include Marriott's General Manager of the Year for service in Columbus and Marriott's International General Manager of the Year for service in Cincinnati. In addition, the Cincinnati Marriott North was awarded as Marriott International's Hotel of the Year under Jason's leadership as general manager.
A graduate of Purdue University, Jason has worked in the hospitality industry for more than 20 years in many different capacities. Jason has served on numerous community and industry organizations, most recently serving as President of the Ohio Hotel and Lodging Association in 2009. He currently serves on the Marriott International Food and Beverage Advisory Committee and the Rooms Advisory Committee.