Who We Are
Since 1995, Sunrise Hospitality has grown to become an award-winning full service hotel ownership, development and operations company. We are passionate about making every experience with Sunrise unique, positive, successful and inspiring. We are dedicated to making a difference in the lives of our guests, associates, investors and the communities where we live and work. As a hotel management company. located in the Ark-La-Tex, with the right systems in place, incredible offerings in high revenue locations, and a team of smart, creative and visionary people at all levels we are poised for incurable growth and profit. Our over 20 years of experience tells us that these are precisely the right ingredients to make your experience with Sunrise Hospitality sensational.
Our group of entrepreneurial partners’ bolster over 30 years of experience in building highly successful enterprises. Kevin Dzurik, Kevin Gamble, Keith Gamble, and Kit Gamble joined forces to create a unique and highly profitable hospitality company. This Shreveport, LA based group is driven to creative solutions to unlock the potential of the business in order to maximize profit and asset value.
Denise Barmore, is Sunrise Hospitality’s controller and has over 27 years of tenure with the principles. Denise oversees her accounting team to insure all aspects of accounting are flawlessly executed. The accounting department further insurers that established policies and procedures are followed. Our accounting department is cloud-based giving our management and ownership the ability to review financial results timely and accurately. Jennifer Lang heads up the Accounts Payable Department and leads the daily financial analysis team.
Joanna Folse-Alexander heads up the sales and marketing team as the Vice President of Sales and Marketing. Joanna and her team deliver stupendous results. The sales group is focused on exceeding all sales comparisons against direct competition as well as the overall market.
James (Jim) Huffman joined the team In January of 2014, to round out the operations side of the company. Jim is Vice President of Sunrise Hospitality, and has over 32 years in senior hospitality management experience. As an award winning operator, he has been associated with many of the industry leaders including, Carlson, Accor, Intercontinental Hotel Group, Marriott, Hilton as well as several independent resorts. Jim has played a key roll in the development of the Sunrise Culture.