Rick Perry, C.P.M.
Katy, Texas 77493
CPM Resources-Katy, TX: May 2012 to present
I am currently self employed, operating under the company name of CPM Resources, providing FF&E/OS&E products and services to the hotel and restaurant industry.
Sunbelt Hotels-Houston, TX: 1981
Corporate office location for hotel management, working in the areas of purchasing, A/P, daily reporting, and general ledger. Promoted within the purchasing department as Projects Manager, and was subsequently named the Director of Purchasing.
Lane Hospitality-Northbrook, IL: 1994
Lane Hospitality purchased Sunbelt Hotels in 1994 and maintained the Houston, TX office as a branch location. I remained the Director of Purchasing coordinating all Lane Hospitality procurement requirements, establishing a company-wide supplier base, and managing renovation and new construction projects. The latter included the purchase of furniture, furnishings, floor covering, wall covering, window covering, light fixtures, plumbing fixtures, kitchen equipment, signage and related services such as receiving, storage, installation and liquidation. At one point during my tenure with Lane Hospitality, the property portfolio exceeded 50 hotels.
Spire Hospitality-Deerfield, IL: 2012
AWH Partners purchased Lane Hospitality and changed their name to Spire Hospitality in 2012. The Houston office was closed in May 2012.
The completion of over 100 renovation projects and numerous new hotel development projects. Instituted an automated purchasing system for operational, as well as project procurement. Wrote purchasing procedures for Sunbelt Hotels and Lane Hospitality.
A Certified Purchasing Manager as designated by the Institute for Supply Management.
BA Degree from Morehead State University, Morehead, Kentucky. Post graduate studies at the University of Houston in Accounting, Business, Computer Science and Purchasing Management.
Knowledge of Excel, Word, QuickBooks, and PurchasingNet Procurement.