Altoona, PA — Plamondon Hospitality Partners is excited to announce the promotion of Jaimie Burns to Assistant General Manager at Altoona, PA’s Fairfield Inn and TownePlace Suites by Marriott. Burns started at Plamondon Hospitality Partners in 2017 as a sales manager, and after more than three years of experience in sales at Plamondon, her natural leadership and knowledge of the industry has earned her a management position in operations.
Burns is currently enrolled in the American Hotel Lodging Association’s Apprenticeship Program, where she is working to grow her skills and immerse herself in all aspects of the lodging industry. She’ll prepare herself for future growth opportunities by mastering various aspects of hotel operations and take on challenges in areas that are outside her current supervision. The self-paced program can last anywhere from six months to a full year.
“Jaimie has expressed a strong desire to grow within our company,” said Michael Henningsen, Executive Vice President of Operations, Plamondon Hospitality Partners. “She brings a spirit of teamwork each day, and embraces feedback on how to improve for herself and her associates.”
The team at Plamondon sees a long career trajectory for Burns, due to her drive, excellent customer service, and dedication to growth. She embraces technology and learning, and as a leader, seeks constructive feedback from her associates.
Plamondon Hospitality Partners is a hotel management and business development company located in Frederick, Maryland. Their current portfolio includes Marriott and Hilton properties in Maryland, Pennsylvania and Georgia.