Thomas Kos

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Thomas Kos was appointed Area Manager in 2012, and has been employed by Hotel Investment Services, Inc. (HIS) since 2004, as the General Manager of the Doubletree by Hilton Bay City Riverfront Hotel. In addition to maintaining this role as General Manager, his new responsibility will include overseeing the development and management of the Evergreen Resort, a premier full service golf resort in Cadillac, Michigan.

Thomas brings over 36 years of experience in the hospitality industry, with most of his background in managing full service hotels and working with numerous national chains. Thomas is very detailed oriented and result driven. He is proficient in budgeting, forecast management with focusing on revenue maximization, hotel profitability, and guest and associate satisfaction. He currently works closely with the Hilton Franchise and is an expert in maintaining brand, and quality assurance standards. His hotel has received numerous awards from Hilton Worldwide including the prestigious Connie Award, for being the top ranked Doubletree Hotel in 2005. The Doubletree by Hilton Bay City Riverfront has also been in the top five Doubletree’s in the Hilton Worldwide system for the last ten years. Thomas oversees the overall operation and reports to the HIS Chief Operating Officer, Mr. Brian Barton.

Prior to joining HIS, Thomas started his career as a General Manager with Howard Johnson Corporation in Belleville, Michigan, where he was promoted to Regional Operational Manager. He was also a Regional Operations Manager for Prime Hospitality, overseeing 16 hotels in the Mid-West with multiple franchises. In addition to his current residence in Michigan, during his career he has lived and has geographical experience in Long Island NY, Houston TX, Oklahoma City Ok, and Columbus OH.

Thomas is currently a board member of the Great Lakes Bay Region Convention and Visitor Bureau, the Bay County Convention and Visitors Bureau, and is active with the Bay County Chamber of Commerce.

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