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Hotel executive

William Andrews Kirmse, American hotel executive. Member San Antonio Hotel and Motel Association (director), Cornell Society Hotelmen, Chaine des Rotisseurs, American Management Association, San Antonio Restaurant Association, Hotel Sales Management Association.

Background

Kirmse, William Andrews was born on June 16, 1944 in New York City. Son of William Albert and Jane (Andrews) Kirmse.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Hotel Administration, Cornell University, 1967. Master of Business Administration, Columbia University, 1979. Executive trainee, cost controller Hotel Ivoire Inter-Continental, Abidjan, West Africa, 1967, cost controller food and beverage, assistant manager food and beverage, 1967-1968.

Assistant sales manager Ducor Inter-Continental, Monrovia, Liberia, 1968. Corporation operations analyst Immunohistochemistry Corporation Headquarters, New York City, 1968-1970, director operations/planning, 1977-1978. Assistant to president Pacific/Asia division Immunohistochemistry, Bangkok, Thailand, 1970-1972.

Resident manager Hotel Bali Beach Inter-Contiental, Bali, Indonesia, 1972-1974. General manager Hotel Inter-Continental, Rawalpindi, Islamabad, Pakistan, 1974-1976. General manager Hotel Inter-Continental, Miami, Florida, 1978-1981, Hotel St. Anthony Inter-Continental, San Antonio, since 1981.

Deputy sheriff Bexar County (Texas). Honorary ambassador Dade County (Florida). Board directors San Antonio Parks Found.

St. Philip's College of Hotel and Restaurant Management Served with United States Air Force, 1963-1967.

Career

Board directors San Antonio Parks Found.

Membership

Member San Antonio Hotel and Motel Association (director), Cornell Society Hotelmen, Chaine des Rotisseurs, American Management Association, San Antonio Restaurant Association, Hotel Sales Management Association. Clubs: Plaza, University, St. Anthony, Woodlake Country, Oak Hills Country. Lodge: Rotary (past vice president).

Connections

Married Matinee Goh Mary, October 9, 1971. Children– David, Christopher.

father:
William Albert Kirmse

mother:
Jane (Andrews) Kirmse

spouse:
Matinee Goh Mary

children:
David Kirmse

Christopher Kirmse