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          Kelley D. Slay
          Kelly Spillett Slay
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Rick Spillett - Chairman




 

Overseeing the management activities of Kelco Management & Development is Chairman Rick Spillett, who has more than 30 years of successful management experience in the hospitality industry.

A graduate of the University of New Hampshire, Mr. Spillett held various management positions with Hospitality Motor Inns and the Oxford Development Company. He joined Servico Management Corporation in 1976. During his tenure he supervised the management of more than 75 of the company's hotels before being promoted to Senior Vice President.

Mr. Spillett formed Turnberry Hotel Group in Miami in 1988 and managed several large hotel properties. In 1990, Mr. Spillett formed Palm Beach Hotel Group, and as its president and partner he led the development efforts of the company, which had 15 hotels under management at its pinnacle. In his career, Mr. Spillett has overseen management of more than 100 different hotel properties, with franchise affiliations such as Holiday Inn, Hilton, Marriott, Sheraton, OMNI, Royce, Ramada, Clarion and Hampton.