Holiday Inn & Suites — Bellingham Airport, slated to open in October, has hired Therese Lundvall as director of hotel operations and Randi Axelsson as director of sales and marketing. Ragan Humphrey is currently managing pre-opening activities for the project, and will assume the role of general manager after the hotel opens.
Humprey, with more than 40 years in food and beverage, is currently assembling the management team and developing food and beverage operations for the property. Humphrey’s background includes the development and launch of Johnny Carino’s restaurant in Burlington.
Lundvall is currently general manager at the Candlewood Suites hotel in Burlington. Axelsson has more than 20 years of hotel sales experience, most recently at the Silver Reef Hotel Casino Spa.
Holiday Inn & Suites – Bellingham Airport is located at 4260 Mitchell Way at Bellingham International Airport, about 500 feet from the main terminal. The hotel will have 153 rooms, an indoor saline pool, steam room and sauna. The hotel is under contract with Hotel Services Gorup LLC.