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WoodSpring Hotels Expands in Austin Market

Wichita, KS-based WoodSpring Hotels is partnering with Tanuj Nathan and Vinesh Kumar to develop two new WoodSpring Suites Signature hotels in the greater Austin, TX market. The new locations are in the Buda and Georgetown submarkets.

Nathan and Kumar own and operate several hotels with multiple brands through MVK Hospitality. This marks their first venture with WoodSpring Hotels.

WoodSpring Hotels currently has three properties in the Austin market, and one under construction. The value extended-stay hotel brand has more than 200 hotels in 30 states.

WoodSpring Hotels’ Ron Burgett says “Nathan and Kumar are strong partners with the hospitality expertise to join our ranks of experienced developers. This team is exactly the type of franchisee we look for to help us grow.”

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About Dennis Kaiser

Dennis Kaiser is Vice President of Content and Public Relations for Connect Commercial Real Estate. Dennis is a communications leader with more than 30 years of experience including as a journalist and in corporate and agency marketing communications roles. He is responsible for Connect’s client content operations and is involved in a range of initiatives ranging from content strategy, message development, copywriting, media relations, social media and content marketing services. In his most recent corporate communications roles, he led a regional public relations effort across Southern California for CBRE, played a key marketing role on JLL’s national retail team, and was responsible for directing the global public relations effort at ValleyCrest, the nation’s largest commercial landscape services company. In addition to his vast commercial real estate experience, Dennis has worked on communications and launch strategies for a number of residential projects such as Disney’s Celebration in Florida, Ritter Ranch in Palmdale California (7,200 homes, 22,000 acres), WaterColor in Florida and PremierGarage in Phoenix. Dennis’s agency background included firms such as Idea Hall and Macy + Associates. He has earned an outstanding reputation with organization leaders as a trusted advisor, strategic program implementer, consensus builder and exceptional collaborator. Dennis has developed and managed national communications programs for Fortune 500 companies to start-ups, both public and private. He’s successfully worked with journalists across the globe representing clients involved in major-breaking news stories, product launches, media tours, and company news announcements. Dennis has been involved in a host of charitable and community organizations including the American Cancer Society, Easter Seals, BoyScouts, Chrysalis Foundation, Freedom For Life, HOLA, L.A.’s BEST, Reach Out and Read, Super Bowl Host Committee, and Thunderbirds Charities.

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