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About Us

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Safari Hospitality is a full service hospitality management company based in Southern Utah.

Since its inception in 2005, with only a handful of associates and two hotels under management, we have expanded our team to over 700 individuals operating thousands of hotel rooms in 5 states. Our continued focus on providing the best possible lodging experience for our guests has driven our growth and success.

Coorporate Staff

Jim Burgess


Jeff Burgess

Vice President

Jace Burgess

Vice President

Logan Payne

Vice President

Wes Costa

Director of Operations

Nicki Blackner

Revenue Manager

Jami Cornelia

Corporate Director of Sales

Jaime Emett


Molly Romano

Revenue Manager

Merichia Bartholomew

HR Manager

Kathy Pearson

Accounts Payable

Dave Jeffs

Construction Manager

Angie Lucero

Payroll Manager

Alanna Jackson

Payroll Assistant

Travis Farnsworth

Area Director of Operations

Melissa Gray

Assistant Controller