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    Charles Frankel

    Ball Ground, Georgia

    General Manager

    Gibbs Gardens, LLC

    Expert senior marketer, operator and life/safety executive

    Accomplished lodging and attractions executive whose achievements include driving record-breaking revenue and profit growth. Sees the “big picture, priorities business objectives, produces consistent “wins” against them. Expertise includes operations and life/safety planning and successful execution.


    check markAdministrative & Office

    check markEnvironmental Health & Safety

    check markGeneral Manager/Location Manager

    check markOperations Management

    check markPlant & Facilities Management

    check markProcurement

    check markProcess Management

    check markQuality Management

    Ask Me About

    Advertising Campaign Development
    Direct Marketing
    Market Research & Analysis
    Operating Processes
    Positioning- Revenue & Product
    Public Relations-General & Crisis
    Sales Deployment
    Sales Distribution Channels
    Strategic & Tactical Planning
    Strategic Partnership Agreements
    Where I've Worked

    2013 – Present

    General Manager

    Gibbs Gardens, LLC

    2012 – 2013


    FLRG Consulting

    2008 – 2011

    SVP of Sales and Marketing

    LBA Hospitality
    Regus Group logo

    2007 – 2008

    Vice President, Global Accounts

    Regus Group
    Omni Hotels logo

    2003 – 2007

    Vice President of Sales

    Omni Hotels
    Marriott International logo

    1997 – 2003

    Vice President, Lodging Sales, Southeast Region

    Marriott International
    Marriott International logo

    1980 – 1997

    Property Level Senior Mgmt. Positions

    Marriott International

    1978 – 1980

    Communications Officer

    City of Huron Ohio-Police/Fire/EMS
    Where I've Studied


    BA, Political Science (City/County Govt.) with Economics minor

    Heidelberg University

    People I've Reported To

    People I've Worked With

    People Who've Reported to Me

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    Gibbs Gardens, LLC

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