Plano, Texas based Aimbridge Hospitality is a global third-party hotel management company with 1,330 hotels, resorts and conference centers located throughout North America and Caribbean, and 93 internationally, with a global pipeline of 234 properties as of November 2020. Aimbridge Hospitality, co-founded by Dave Johnson, launched in 2003 with eight hotels.
Interstate Hotels & Resorts merged with Aimbridge Hospitality in 2019. The merger integration was in full swing and in March 2020, the company responded to the effects of the pandemic. In November 2020, Aimbridge Hospitality announced its expanded receiver services to help stabilize hotels with distressed debt and recover lost value due to the ongoing challenges in the hospitality industry. In December 2020, the company announced Mike Deitemeyer as president and chief executive officer and Dave Johnson as executive chairman, effective January 1, 2021.