Senior Vice President, Hotel Operations (Steering Committee)
With a diverse hospitality career of more than 30 years, Mike brings a broad spectrum of industry knowledge and experience to Viceroy Hotel Group, including owner relations, strategic planning, hotel operations, pre-opening procedures, and renovation projects.
Mike joined Viceroy in June 2015 as a member of the senior leadership team to oversee the collection’s properties in North America, South America, Caribbean and Mexico, where he will also spearhead new hotel openings.
Prior to joining Viceroy, Mike spent three years with Morgans Hotel Group as Regional Vice President, Northeast where he led the operations team and oversaw the asset management of five properties, including the Hudson in New York and the opening of Mondrian SoHo. Prior achievements include three years as the general manager of The Ritz Carlton, Philadelphia as well as opening The Ritz Carlton Residence of Philadelphia. He was with Hyatt Hotels and Resorts for 24 years, managing a multitude of hotel, resort, and timeshare properties plus residential components in the United States and the Caribbean.
Mike earned a Bachelor of Science in hotel and restaurant administration from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. He guest lectures at Penn State University, Widener University and was an adjunct professor at Temple University, School of Hospitality and Tourism teaching hotel operations and sales & revenue management.