Summit Hotel Properties, Inc. (NYSE:INN) (the “Company”) today announced that President and CEO, Dan Hansen, will participate on the panel discussion REIT Strategies and Opportunities at The Lodging Conference. This Concurrent Think Tank discussion will be held on September 19, 2013 in Phoenix, AZ at 1:45 PM. About Summit Hotel Properties Summit Hotel Properties, Inc. is a publicly traded real estate investment trust focused primarily on acquiring and owning premium-branded select-service hotels in the upscale and upper midscale segments of the lodging industry. As of September 4, 2013, the Company’s portfolio consisted of 93 hotels with a total of 10,978 guestrooms located in 24 states. Additional information may be found at the Company’s website, www.shpreit.com.