CSM Lodging, a division of CSM Corporation, has named Jennifer Shepard general manager - ExecuStay® for the hospitality management and ownership company. In this position, Ms. Shepard will be responsible for overseeing all aspects of CSM's ExecuStay corporate housing business. Bill Upshaw, president of CSM Lodging, made the announcement.
"It is with pleasure that I announce Jennifer's promotion," said Mr. Upshaw. "She is a valued employee who performs all aspects of her job superbly. This is a well-deserved career advancement for her!"
Jennifer Shepard was previously community manager for CSM Corporation, responsible for leasing and property-budget management and marketing. She has also served the company in the roles of assistant manager and leasing consultant.
Ms. Shepard is a graduate of the University of New Haven where she earned her Master's Degree in Forensic Science, and of Hamline University where she received her Bachelor's Degree in Criminal Justice and German. Last year Ms. Shepard was CSM Corporation's Residential Manager Key Contributor of the Year. She resides in Hanover, Minnesota.
About CSM Lodging
CSM Lodging, a division of CSM Corporation, acquires, develops and manages quality hospitality real estate investments within select markets across the United States.
In 1994, CSM purchased its first hotel in St. Paul, Minnesota. By the end of 2002, CSM had opened 29 hotels and developed a presence in Minneapolis, Portland, Denver, Boston, Detroit, Seattle and Naples. Today, CSM Lodging manages 38 hotels nationwide and continues to achieve awards in design, openings, quality, sales excellence, marketing and revenue management.
CSM Lodging is part of the CSM Corporation family of companies, founded in 1976, which has engaged in the acquisition, development, leasing, management and ownership of quality real estate assets. The extensive portfolio includes retail, office & industrial, multi-family residential, and hotel properties across the United States.
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