April 20, 2023
SAVANNAH, GA – The Kimpton Brice announced Jason Gifford as General Manager on Tuesday, according to a press release. In this role, Gifford will be responsible for managing the hotel’s day-to-day success, overseeing all operational aspects of the 145-room hotel including everything from sales and marketing to food and beverage – including its on-site restaurant, Pacci – while maximizing company revenue.
“As we wrap up renovations at The Kimpton Brice, we’re beyond honored to have Jason join and lead our team,” said Eric Enriquez, Director of Sales. “With over 25 years of leadership experience, Gifford’s outstanding record of management success will help us further enhance our existing reputation for genuine Southern hospitality.”
Gifford joins The Kimpton Brice following a nearly two-year stint as General Manager at The National Hotel Oklahoma City. Prior to his time in Oklahoma, Gifford served as General Manager at The Last Hotel St. Louis. Additionally, Gifford’s resume touts executive-level positions like Director of Rooms and Director of Housekeeping at several notable hotel properties including The Stella Hotel, Warwick Hotel Denver, Viceroy Snowmass and more. Gifford’s passion for hospitality runs deep as he rose the ranks from starting his career as the midnight Bellman in 1992, then moving up to Guest Service Manager, Sales Manager, Director of Front Office Operations and eventually on to even higher roles.