Chief Operating Officer
As Chief Operating Officer, David oversees all Regional Vice Presidents, Engineering and Rooms Operations, helping White Lodging drive consistent and focused execution across all hospitality operations, including delivery of flawless hotel openings.
Prior to this role, David was Senior Vice President of Operations. He joined White Lodging in 2013 as a Regional Vice President.
Before White Lodging David spent 10 years with Winegardner and Hammons Hotel Group, including serving as general manager for several hotels where he was responsible for all aspects of hotel operations, financial management, sales leadership and human resources.
During his tenure, his hotel was the recipient Marriott’s Service Excellence Award, Service Leadership Award, Talent Leadership, Problem Resolution Excellence and Global Event Management Team of the Year. David was the also recipient of Homesteads Sales Excellence awards for revenue achievement, marketshare performance and national account contribution.
He earned a degree in food and beverage management from Johnson & Wales University.