WESLEY CHAPEL, Florida – The Hampton Inn & Suites Tampa/Wesley Chapel is pleased to announce that Brian Jackman has accepted the position of General Manager. Brian found his passion for hospitality in 2003 when he started as an overnight shuttle driver. He has worked his way through the ranks and served as our Operations Manager on property for nine years prior to being promoted to General Manager. Brian is originally from Barbados where his family started Mount Gay Rum in 1703, the oldest Rum in the world and is still be produced and distributed today. Brian moved to New York City in 1985 where he lived for 16 years before moving to Florida. He loves traveling in his free time.