EX-32.1 11 a50619924ex32_1.htm EXHIBIT 32.1 a50619924ex32_1.htm
Certification Pursuant To
18 U.S.C. Section 1350,
as Adopted Pursuant to
Section 906 of The Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002
In connection with the Quarterly Report of Summit Hotel Properties, Inc. (the “Company”) on Form 10-Q for the fiscal quarter ended March 31, 2013 as filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on the date hereof (the “Report”), I, Daniel P. Hansen, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Company, certify, pursuant to 18 U.S.C. Section 1350, as adopted pursuant to Section 906 of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002, that:
the Report fully complies with the requirements of Section 13(a) or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended; and
the information contained in the Report fairly presents, in all material respects, the financial condition and results of operations of the Company.

Summit Hotel Properties, Inc.
Date:  May 6, 2013
By: /s/ Daniel P. Hansen
Daniel P. Hansen
President and Chief Executive Officer
(principal executive officer)