Posted: March 27, 2017
TAMPA, Fla. (March 27, 2017) – Mainsail Housing of Tampa recently received three national sales and service awards from Los Angeles-based Oakwood Worldwide®, the global leader in corporate housing and serviced apartments. Among Oakwood franchisees, Mainsail won a first place Service Excellence Award – CARTUS, for achieving a 98 percent average score on surveys completed by CARTUS guests, an industry-leading corporate relocation company. Mainsail also won a first place Service Excellence – Shout Out Award, for having received the most “guest shout outs” on customer surveys. Mainsail Housing of Jacksonville, led by General Manager Mark Schultz, won the Market Award – Overall Sales and Service, for achieving outstanding revenue growth.
Jana Collier, Mainsail Housing’s managing partner and franchise owner, accepted the awards at the Oakwood Worldwide annual franchise meeting held in February in Huntington Beach, California. Mainsail Housing is a subsidiary of Mainsail Lodging & Development.
“Being honored as a top franchisee by Oakwood Worldwide is well-deserved recognition for our housing team’s hard work and commitment to providing a truly outstanding product and exceptional service,” said Jana Collier. “Whether it’s corporate housing or development and management of world-class hotels and resorts, I’m proud of the entire Mainsail family’s dedication to going above and beyond.”
A successful franchisee of Oakwood Worldwide, Mainsail Housing’s franchise has grown to cover the entire states of Florida, Georgia, North Carolina and South Carolina. For more information, go to www.MainsailHotels.com.
About Mainsail Lodging & Development LLC
Mainsail Lodging & Development is a Tampa-based hospitality company that develops and operates lodging products in the Southeastern US and the Caribbean. Their properties include Scrub Island Resort, Spa & Marina (ScrubIsland.com), a private island resort in the British Virgin Islands and member of Autograph Collection® of Marriott International; Mainsail Beach Inn (MainsailBeachInn.com), a boutique beachfront hotel on Anna Maria Island, Florida; and the boutique food-focused Epicurean Hotel (EpicureanHotel.com) in Tampa, Florida. The company also operates corporate housing throughout the Southeast, exclusively managing the Florida market for Oakwood Worldwide® under both its ExecuStay® (ExecuStay.com) and Oakwood® (Oakwood.com) brands, while also operating ExecuStay (ExecuStay.com) in Georgia, portions of Alabama, and The Carolinas. Mainsail is developing their fourth hotel, Waterline Marina Resort & Beach Club on Anna Maria Island, Florida, which is under construction and slated to open May 2017. Mainsail Lodging’s corporate charity is Feeding Tampa Bay – the largest food rescue and distribution organization in the community. Mainsail actively supports the cause through a variety of employee and guest programs ranging from packing and sorting at the warehouse to annual events including Pumpkin Fight and Epic Chef Showdown. For more information, go to www.MainsailHotels.com.
About Oakwood Worldwide®
Oakwood Worldwide® is the premier provider of corporate housing and serviced apartment solutions through its well-known brands, Oakwood®, ExecuStay® and Insurance Housing Solutions™. With a presence in all 50 United States and more than 95 countries, the award- winning company provides move-in-ready furnished accommodations to meet the needs of global organizations, individual business travelers, insurance clients and leisure travelers alike. Oakwood Worldwide was founded in and continues to base its corporate headquarters in Los Angeles and operates regional headquarters in London, Phoenix and Singapore. For more information, visit OakwoodWorldwide.com.