ZMC Hotels, LLC was selected to manage the avid hotel Madison-Huntsville West in Alabama. This addition will bring ZMC Hotels’ portfolio to 54 hotels under management.

The avid hotel by IHG is a simple and open designed hotel with 87 rooms located in Madison, just west of Huntsville, Alabama and north of Birmingham.  The avid hotel is just off highway 565 and close to the Huntsville International Airport. The Madison-Huntsville area is known for its space and defense industries with Redstone Arsenal and NASA’s Marshall Space Flight Center just a few miles away. Madison is one of the fastest growing cities in Alabama with its proximity to Huntsville, the most populous city currently in the state.

“We are thrilled to be part of the growth in this part of Alabama,” said John Henry, President & CEO for ZMC Hotels.  “There is so much space history here along with the natural beauty of the Appalachian area to draw people here.” 

Dee Patel, Managing Shareholder for Shivaay Madison, LLC, stated “I am happy to continue our partnership with ZMC Hotels, LLC and look forward to our continued success in the region.”

The avid hotel by IHG will be part of ZMC Hotels’ Southern Region, overseen by Terry Ammons, Vice President of Operations.

ZMC Hotels, LLC, based in Walnut Creek, CA, provides an inclusive platform for operations, revenue management, sales, human resources, finance, development, and construction.  ZMC Hotels now operates 54 hotels across 17 states.  The company’s current portfolio encompasses Hilton, Marriott, Hyatt, IHG, Best Western, Choice, Wyndham, and private label brands in select service, extended stay, and limited-service categories. Learn more about ZMC Hotels at or visit us on Facebook at

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