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Kaba Ilco Inc. announced an agreement with ResortQuest to install the Oracode keyless access system for its managed properties. Oracode locks will also be installed in vacation rental units managed by ResortQuest throughout North America.

Millennium Hotels and Resorts selected UniFocus' MEETINGScope for its 14 properties in the U.S. The feedback solution provides insight into the meeting planner's experience so hospitality organizations can focus on increasing their meetings business.

Jennifer Humphrey was appointed national sales manager for American of Martinsville. Humphrey, who was director of sales for Simmons Bedding Company before joining American, will be responsible for building and managing domestic sales for the hospitality division.

Inn-Phone was named preferred guestrooom telephone vendor for Vantage Hospitality Group's Americas Best Value Inn and The Lexington Collection.

American Hotel Furnishings, a division of American Hotel Register Company, was awarded a contract by Lodging One Hospitality to provide FF&E procurement, project management and freight management services to Comfort Suites-Frisco Square at Pizza Hut Park in Frisco, TX.

Avendra named Robert Heaton chief financial officer. Heaton, while CFO for Agentrics, led the integration of merged businesses and built the company's finance and accounting function.

Derek S. White joined LodgeNet Interactive Corporation as president of the Hotel Networks, a wholly owned subsidiary focused on generating advertising-based media revenues. White was most recently the executive vice president of Alloy, Inc.

Sceptre Hospitality Resources added two management positions to expand its client marketing support. Gary Farnon is the new business development manager dedicated to reaching out to independent hotels. Laura Pisinski Laura Pisinski is the new data service manager and will add support to Sceptre's hotel clients.

Cheryl Rowley Design promoted Bob LaCour to director of interior architecture and Armando Ramirez-Silva and Sergio Larios-Sainz were added to the senior design team. Lacour, who's been with the firm for 12 years, will oversee the interior architecture components for all the firm's projects and manage the senior project design team. Ramirez-Silva was with Thomas Schoos Design, where he was instrumental to the design team of TAO Las Vegas and the Huntley Hotel in Santa Monica, CA. Larios-Sainz was also formerly with Thomas Schoos Design and principal of his own interior design firm, HARS Design.

Signature Worldwide named Barbara Randi account manager of the year. Randi, who's been with the company for 10 years, was honored for her dedication to helping clients improve sales and service levels of their staff.

Kevin Fink was named president of Enodis' Ice Group Americas. He'll also continue to serve as president of Ice-O-Matic and reside in Denver, while holding the interim position of president of Scotsmen until an appointment is made.

Gary Cardono joined Danze, Inc. as its international hospitality sales manager. With more than 15 years of sales experience, Cardono will help introduce Danze to the hospitality industry worldwide.

Ken Steinbauer joined SICO America as vice president of sales. He had been vice president of sales and operations for Lifetouch Church Directories and Family Portraits.

AlturaSolutions Communications was retained by new clients Crown Mats and Matting and Cannon Hygiene, Inc.

Cincinnati businesswoman Kim Morris Heiman has purchased SK Textile, Inc., a Los Angeles-based supplier of bed covers, draperies and accessories to the hospitality industry.

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