Hotel Renovo Urbandale - Heart Of America Group


Jason Nash

Chief Operating Executive

Start Date: 12/1/2008

Max Zikra

Assistant Chief Executive

Start Date: 12/2/2019?
Personal Highlights

In my spare time I like to volunteer and work with several charitable organizations and be a good community citizen. I enjoy playing golf with friends. I also enjoy being a Flight Instructor and teach flying. My biggest happiness comes from spending time with my two sons who graduated from Iowa State, and work in Chicago as Engineers.

Krysia Hannam

Sales Executive

Start Date: 5/8/2014

Reonna Snyder

Sales Executive

Start Date: 8/7/2017
Personal Highlights

During my spare time, I love spending time with my family and friends! I also enjoy traveling, cooking, painting, target shooting and listening to live music. Enjoying the outdoors whenever possible and volunteering in the community are also important to me.

Kristin Fracassi

Front Desk Executive

Start Date: 5/5/2015

Cindy Garrey

Executive Housekeeper

Start Date: 6/14/1994

About Heart Of America

Starting with one, 100-seat restaurant in 1978, Heart of America Group has grown to include a portfolio of award-winning owned and operated restaurants, hotels and commercial developments. Noteworthy brands developed and operated by Heart of America Group include the Machine Shed Restaurant, Johnny’s Italian Steakhouse, The Republic on Grand, Hotel Renovo, Wildwood Lodge, Thunder Bay Grille, and The J Bar. We pride ourselves in building long-lasting properties that bring value to the consumer and to the communities in which we build.


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Moline, Illinois 61265
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515 E Locust Street, Suite 100
Des Moines, IA 50309