Topic: People on the Move
The former Hyatt exec now oversees the expansion of the Crowne Plaza, Hotel Indigo and Even Hotels brands in the U.S., Canada and the Caribbean.
Tom Santora will oversee both company’s commercial strategy as well as the development, opening and operations of a hotel and food hall.
Jeffrey Donnelly brings 25 years of real estate experience to his new role as executive vice president/chief financial officer.
The 1,120-room Hyatt Regency Dallas, the 563-room Prince Waikiki in Honolulu and the 168-room Holiday Inn Saratoga Springs in New York named new GMs.
Daniel Donovan will assist in the development of property marketing, valuation analysis and market research.
John O’Connor, the company's former director of operations, has returned to serve as chief operations officer.
Dana Tsakanikas brings more than 25 years of experience in commercial real estate, transactions and capital-raising to his new role.
The Denver-based hotel owner, operator and developer named Rob Hazard VP of real estate and John Davis VP of asset management.
Hotels in Texas, Hawaii, Colorado, California and New York have named new directors of food and beverage, executive chefs and more.
The new appointments include two opening general managers and one managing director tasked with leading a 1,504-key hotel’s rebranding.