DALLAS (Oct. 25, 2022) – G6 Hospitality LLC, the parent company of Motel 6 and Studio 6 brands in the U.S. and Canada, has announced the promotion of Mary Fregia to the position of Chief Human Resources Officer. In this new role, Fregia will be responsible for the organization’s people strategy, including brand culture, team member engagement, talent acquisition and development and compensation. As part of the executive leadership team, she will report directly to CEO Rob Palleschi.
“Mary’s passion for our people and years of industry experience make her the right leader to take the helm as CHRO,” said Rob Palleschi, CEO of G6 Hospitality. “Her dedication to living our values creates an environment where our team members choose to work and our guests choose to stay. We’re proud to welcome her into this new role.”
Fregia first joined G6 in 2016 and most recently served as the Vice President of Corporate Human Resources and Total Rewards. She has been an integral part of the Workday system implementation and assumed additional responsibilities of overseeing Payroll, Workers’ Compensation and Support Office Human Resources.
Prior to that position, Fregia served in other roles of increasing responsibility and authority. Mary brings over 25 years of both HR and Hospitality industry experience. She spent 10 years with Harvey/Bristol Hotels where she worked onsite at hotels as an HR Generalist and helped establish their benefits department. Mary also previously worked for Carlson Restaurants/TGI Friday’s Inc., where she led Total Rewards and oversaw Corporate HR for Friday’s. She also provided consultative services to other Carlson businesses such as Radisson Hotels and Country Inns and Suites.
Fregia holds a Bachelor of Business Administration in Personnel and Industrial Relations from the University of North Texas.
About G6 Hospitality LLC
G6 Hospitality franchises more than 1,400 economy lodging locations under the Motel 6 and Studio 6 brands in the United States and Canada. In 2022, Motel 6 was named the “Best Budget-Friendly Hotel Brand” in USA TODAY’s 10Best Readers’ Choice Awards. The company also ranked a Top 10 Military Friendly® Employer for 2022 and named a 2021 “Best for Vets” employer by Military Times. For more information please visit http://www.g6hospitality.com/.