Author Bio

Steve Belmonte

CEO of Vimana Franchise Systems LLC

Steve Belmonte is CEO of Vimana Franchise Systems LLC, a hotel franchise company which owns Centerstone Inns, Centerstone Hotels, and Centerstone Plaza Hotels, a mid-tier to upper mid-tier three segment franchise designed to create a fair and cost-effective model for hotel owners. Vimana also owns Key West Inns, Key West Hotels, and Key West Resorts, an economy friendly brand in a three-tier segment giving hotel owners the right fit for their product. The newest addition to the Vimana franchise is the Independent Collection by Vimana, a solution for independent hotels looking to keep their name but desiring soft brand benefits.

Articles by Steve Belmonte (1)

New Year, New Franchise Partner?

In 2018, expect many of the bigger and more mature brands to clean house. If a hotel isn't pretty enough or the property isn't trendy enough (exterior vs. interior corridors), a break-up may be inevitable -- even if your product is acceptable within your local marketplace. Many ...