Terry Ammons

Vice President of Operations,
Southern Region

Terry joined ZMC Hotels in 2023, bringing more than 25 years of hospitality experience in operations, sales, and above property support. Terry began his career as a Hampton Inn Night Auditor and worked his way up to General Manager before moving to pre-opening manager of a new Hampton Inn and later as dual General Manager when a Holiday Inn Express was built next door. He has also held roles as Director of Sales, Regional Director of Operations, and Vice President of Operations.

As a General Manager, Terry was invited to participate in Hampton Inn’s Circle of Leadership, a small elite group of high performing managers within the brand. He also served as part of the inaugural group of Hampton Inn Brand Ambassadors.

• He is a 1997 Graduate of Lee University, with a BS degree in Business.