Apple Hospitality REIT COO Gathright, CFO perry to retire
Apple Hospitality REIT, Inc. announced that the company's board of directors has appointed Kristian Gathright to the Board of Directors, effective March 22, 2019, and that Gathright plans to retire from her role with the company as Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer in the first quarter of 2020. The company also announced today that Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Bryan Peery intends to retire from the company in the first quarter of 2020. Apple Hospitality is working with an executive search firm, with a focus on external candidates, for a successor Chief Financial Officer. Gathright and Peery plan to remain with the Company over the next year to assist with an orderly transition and ensure an efficient and seamless integration of the new structure.