Richard Schaeffer returns to Red Roof as a Franchise Development Director and will lead Franchise sales for the Red Roof brands – including Red Roof Inn®, Red Roof PLUS+® and Hometowne Studios by Red Roof® in the northeast United States, while continuing the growth of the Red Roof brand.
Schaeffer was recruited to Red Roof after graduating from Pennsylvania State University, after earning his degree in Hotel, Restaurant and Institutional Management. During the eight years, he was with Red Roof, he served as General Manager and District Training Manager in Washington DC and Philadelphia.
Schaeffer now joins Red Roof from G6 Hospitality, where he was Regional Director of Development. He spent over a decade developing franchise and partner relationships for Motel 6 and Studio 6 brands. During his time at G6 Hospitality, Schaeffer developed more than 200 locations across the United States focusing on the Northeast region.