Management, development, employment and investment solutions.
Hospitality Solutions, Inc. started with the company’s first hotel management contract of the Hampton Inn Gatlinburg. Since this contract, Hospitality Solutions has continued to grow to add several management contracts, as well as develop several projects throughout the Southeast.
At Hospitality Solutions, we are constantly striving to create value for our partners and associates by leveraging our operations, development, sales/marketing, technology, accounting, and operational management expertise to continue to grow our portfolio of first-class hotels.
Mr. Coykendall has the responsibility for all corporate functions and the management of the company’s portfolio of managed properties. In addition, Mr. Coykendall constantly works to expand strategic business relationships with owners and investors.
Kent Nelson is responsible for development of maintenance, contractors and all aspects of engineering and special projects throughout the company’s hotels. Kent works to control, maintain and train all employees in safety, security and incident control.
Cornelia Dobbins has over 16 years of experience in hospitality with the Hilton brand. She came to Gatlinburg from the Double Tree in Johnson City, where she maximized her skills in Sales and Marketing. She was selected for the Barbara Bejan General Manager of the Year 2014 for the entire Hilton Garden Inn Brand worldwide.
As a Sevier County native, Misty Townsend knows just about everyone in this county. She joined the Hospitality Solutions team in 2016 and is an integral part of our accounting team. A graduate of Sevier County High, she has worked in accounting for 20 years in both the construction and hospitality industries. She and her husband, Jason, have two sons, Brody and Braxton.
Melissa Warwick joined Hospitality Solutions in late 2019 to develop the Revenue Management department and bring all Revenue Management functions in-house. As Director of Revenue Management, Melissa conducts both day-to-day revenue management operations and long-range revenue strategy to drive peak top line results, with a focus on strategic RevPAR growth.