"It is always satisfying when we are able to promote from within the organization," commented Regional Vice President at White Lodging, Lucie Manley. "I am thrilled about this promotion for Schelby because, with her sales and operational experience, there is no doubt she will take this hotel to the next level."
Betz graduated from Colorado State University and started her career as a Guest Service Representative at White Lodging's Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott property in the Cherry Creek area of Denver. From there, the company promoted Betz to Sales Manager and then Director of Sales at the Fairfield Inn and Suites by Marriott in Key West. During her time in Key West, she garnered the White Lodging Sales Leader of the Year award.
Most recently, Betz served as Sales Manager at the SpringHill Suites by Marriott in Westminster, Colorado where, for the past two years, she successfully increased the hotel's market share.
As Betz commented, "Throughout my years with White Lodging, I have worked hard to produce results, motivate teams and impress guests. The company has been the backbone to my success, and I can't thank them enough."
Betz continued by sharing that she is eager to transition into the General Manager position and she is optimistic for the future. "I have learned so much from those around me, and I look forward to using this education, culture and motivation as I move forward."
White Lodging Services Corporation was established in 1985 and is headquartered in Merrillville, Indiana. White Lodging is a fully integrated hotel ownership, development, and operations company – a recognized leader that has defined and cultivated the ability to achieve consistent, sustainable growth among mid- to large-scale hotels across the country. Their current portfolio consists of over 152 hotels in eighteen states and encompasses representation of the following leading brands: Marriott International, Inc., Hilton Worldwide, Hyatt Global, Starwood Hotels and Resorts, InterContinental Hotel Group, and Carlson Hotels Worldwide.
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