"Coming together is a beginning.

Keeping together is progress.

Working together is success."

-Unknown

"Coming together is a beginning. Keeping together is progress. Working together is success." 

 

- Henry Ford

Danny Nagar

President

Danny began his experience in the hospitality industry at a very young age. For the first 13 years of his life, he lived with his family in a 35-unit motel in Clearfield, PA and witnessed first-hand the hard work and dedication of running a small business. He continued to work in the various family owned hotels and motels on weekends and summers throughout his youth. After college, Danny worked for several Real Estate and Finance companies such as Phillips Edison, Quicken Loans, and Marketplace Homes.

Returning to the family business in 2011, as President of Maani Management Group (MMG), Danny oversaw all aspects of the company’s management and development.  Danny worked diligently to streamline operations, create incredible guest experiences and provide operational efficiencies to investors. 

As President of Century Hotel Group, Danny continues to engineer a high quality, people-centric hospitality company.  

Danny resides in West Chester, OH and enjoys spending time traveling with his wife and three boys.  Danny holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Real Estate & Finance from Ohio State University, an MBA from Xavier University and studied law at Northern Kentucky University.

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Matthew Lunkenheimer
Regional Director of Operations

Matt Lunkenheimer began working in the Hospitality Industry in 2006 while attending the University of Cincinnati.  He spent several years getting exposure to the various departments and roles at the hotel that was owned by the University.  After college, Matt transitioned to an extended stay property in the Suburbs of Cincinnati.  From there, he moved to Oklahoma City where he held positions both in the Airport Corridor and within the Central Business District.  In an effort to move closer to Cincinnati, Matt then took a Management Position in the thriving market of Downtown Nashville.  In 2019, Matt returned to Cincinnati where he most recently managed the largest hotel in Downtown Cincinnati. 

In his free time, Matt enjoys spending time with his wife, Nikki, and his two young children.  

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Joseph Griffin
Construction Superintendent

After a ten year broadcasting career Joe switched gears and has spent the last 20 years in the hospitality industry. Majority of those years he was a general manger, in which he managed his people very well, kept to a tight schedule, and had an eye for quality work. Also during his time as a GM he successfully completed numerous hotel renovations, in doing so he realized that he has a passion for hotel renovations and enjoys all aspects of construction. 

 

Joe enjoys spending time outside of work with his daughter & dog. He loves football, NASCAR, bourbon, and cigars. He also enjoys taking long motorcycle rides all over the US.

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Debra Hartley
Regional Director of Sales

Debbie Hartley, Director of Sales for the Home2 Suites by Hilton Dayton South and the Tru by Hilton Dayton Beavercreek.  She joined the Century Hotel Group in November 2018.

Her hospitality career began in 1982 with an entry level position as a catering coordinator with IHG, and later worked as a Sales Manager for the Ramada Inn. 

Eventually, she joined the Hilton family of brands in 1990 as a Director of Sales. She was interested in another side of the hospitality industry and decided to join the Sales team at the Montgomery County Convention & Visitors bureau where she managed the corporate accounts. After 2+ years she had the opportunity to return to the hotel industry.

Debbie was given the opportunity to work with the Century Hotel Group helping to open their two new hotels and becoming the Director of Sales at both properties.  She witnessed the hotels be built from the ground up and learned so much with the daily pre-opening tasks.

The success of the Century Hotel Group hotels has been so rewarding, and she has never looked back on her decision to join in their journey. This is her work family and she looks forward to growing with CHG as they continue to grow their portfolio.

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Jeremy Frisby

Executive Vice President

Jeremy Frisby is Century Hotel Group’s Executive Vice President, responsible for overall operations, sales and marketing for all managed hotels. Jeremy brings several years of hotel industry experience and a ground-up knowledge of hotel operations, including hotel construction management.

 

He has also been responsible for numerous hotel openings, renovations, re-positioning’s, and re-brandings. Jeremy has been honored with winning several awards for his hotels being in the top 5% of their brand among other various awards given by his hotels brands. 

 

In Jeremy's spare time he enjoys spending time with his wife & two children. 

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Nancy Jones

Controller / Director of Human Resources

Nancy is a controller with Century Hotel Group. In this role, she manages aspects of finance, including overseeing bills, processing payroll and various human resource activities.

 

Before joining Century Hotel Group in 2015, Nancy spent 11 years at Kraft Heinz Company. During her time spent at the Kraft Heinz plant she mastered various roles ultimately ending as a Quality Assurance Coordinator.

 

Nancy graduated from Kings Local High School in 2004. She enjoys spending time with her family, friends, and many dogs plus aquatic turtle.

 

Fun fact: Nancy has successfully climbed Mount Everest multiple times barefoot, without oxygen, and won 8 gold metals for figure skating - at least in her dreams.

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Elizabeth Krouse
Regional Director of Group Sales

As the Regional Director of Sales for Century Hotel Group, Liz Krouse oversees all aspects of our Corporate Relationships and continues to expand the portfolio with our preferred accounts. Liz also oversees all groups that frequent the properties including numerous family, sports and business groups that come to the area for business and leisure.

 

Her personal touch and understanding of each account’s needs continue to develop long term relationships between our properties and our corporate and leisure guests.  With multiple years in both sales and management Liz strives to understand each account's specific needs in order to not only satisfy but win a loyal base of accounts that will continue to call our properties their home away from home.  Liz is known for always wanting to find a way to help each guest and account find a perfect balance with their accommodations. 

 

When she is not at work, Liz is active with her family.  She can be seen most weekends from spring to fall cheering on her son at the baseball field. 

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"The strength of the team is each individual member. The strength of each member is the team."

 

- Phil Jackson