Pierre, SD weather


Johnston Named AmericInn Manager Of The Year

Thursday, April 20, 2017

AmericInn, the largest mid-scale lodging brand in the upper Midwest, has honored Butch Johnston of the AmericInn Fort Pierre as its 2017 General Manager of the Year. This award is the highest honor given by the AmericInn organization to recognize the hundreds of general managers in the brand’s system.

Johnston received the award at the AmericInn 2017 annual convention in Las Vegas. He says the award is humbling…

(Butch 1)

Johnston adds that he “loves to make things work and loves to see things grow”…

(Butch 2)

Fort Pierre Mayor Gloria Hanson says that she could not have thought of anyone more deserving of the award…


In addition to being the manager of the AmericaInn for five years now, Johnston is the president of Fort Pierre Tourism and Promotion Council and a Board Member for the Pierre Area Chamber of Commerce and SD Missouri River Tourism. 

Categories: Local News


Leave a Reply:

Your Name:  
Your Email:  
Listen Live


Current Promotions