Red Lion Hotels Corporation of Spokane has hired Dan Jackson as senior vice president and chief financial officer. He will begin Nov. 10.
Jackson has been involved in senior-level finance and strategic planning for more than 20 years, and he has significant experience in the hospitality industry, Red Lion said today.
As executive vice president and CFO for KinderCare Learning Centers, Inc. and its successor, Knowledge Learning Corporation, Jackson oversaw all financial operations and worked with investment banks and lenders in negotiating financing for a company with more than 1,650 locations.
Prior to KinderCare, Jackson was vice president and controller for Red Lion when it was held by Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co.
Jackson replaces Anthony Dombrowik, who left Red Lion in October after accepting a position as chief financial officer at Ambassadors Group, Inc., based in Spokane.