The Fireside Inn & Suites in Gilford Welcomes New GM

For Immediate Release

August 29, 2011
Contact: Frank Tuscano
Fireside Inn & Suites – Lake Winnipesaukee
(603) 293-7526

The Fireside Inn & Suites Lake Winnipesaukee Welcomes New General Manager

GILFORD, New Hampshire: Fireside Inn & Suites is pleased to announce that Francis Tuscano has joined the hotel as General Manager. Mr. Tuscano has thirty-five years of experience in the Hospitality Industry.

He has worked for the past 8 years as the General Manager of the Anchorage Inns & Suites in Portsmouth and Rochester N.H.

Mr. Tuscano was previously employed by LaCava Associates as a general Manager at several of their properties in Waltham, Marlboro and Fitchburg, MA.

Mr. Tuscano is looking forward to getting involved with the local community charities. In the past 12 years he has been a member of Rotary International as well as other organizations.

The Fireside Inn & Suites is located at 17 Harris Shore Road, Route 11, in Gilford and has 24 suites and 59 full size rooms. The Fireside Inn & Suites is owned by Lafayette Hotels. Established in 1982, Lafayette Hotels is a Maine-based company which owns and operates 29 hotels in Maine and New Hampshire and one in Michigan. Lafayette Hotel properties include 6 Fireside Inn & Suites located in Auburn, Bangor, Portland, and Waterville, Maine, as well as Gilford/Laconia and West Lebanon, New Hampshire. Other locations include: the Senator Inn & Spa in Augusta, Holiday Inn by the Bay, the Boothbay Harbor Inn and the Tugboat Inn in Boothbay Harbor, among others. Visit for more information.