Asmussen has more than 12 years of sales and management expertise. The most recently led hotel management at the Hampton Inn & Suites Chicago-Lincolnshire in Illinois for four and half years. He has previously worked in the Boise market from 2006 to 2012 at The Boise Hotel and Conference Center, Marriott TownePlace Suites Meridian and Doubletree Riverside Hotel.
Asmussen was recently promoted from director of sales to general manager for the Inn at 500 Capitol. In his new role, he is responsible for the overall day-to-day hotel operations.
The CVB’s board of directors acts in an advisory role for the Boise Metro Chamber of Commerce and markets the region for business and tourism.