This company's business begins and ends with hospitality. janus hotels and resorts owns or manages about 40 properties in nearly two dozen states -- most are concentrated in florida and ohio. its brands include best western, comfort inn, days inn, holiday inn, and radisson. janus hotels' primary business is providing hotel management services, which encompass property development, cost control, and sales and marketing. the company also offers food and beverage operations management, in addition to staffing and legal services. in 2004, management took the company private under holding company janus acquisition, inc.