Topic: Interstate Hotels & Resorts

Interstate Hotels & Resorts’ Jim Abrahamson

"Opportunity" is a word Jim Abrahamson uses a lot when he’s describing his life in the hospitality industry. Given his career path—he started as a front-desk clerk at a small hotel in Minnesota and now is president and CEO of the largest third-party hotel management company in the U.S., if not the world—it’s clear those opportunities didn’t come without a lot of hard work.