As regional vice president, David Lanterman is responsible for managing the operation of full-service hotels in his region. Prior to joining White Lodging, Mr. Lanterman served as general manager for the Cincinnati Marriott Northeast, 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. Mr. Lanterman was the recipient of Homesteads Sales Excellence & RFP awards in 2000 for region market performance and national account contribution to the organization. He attended school at Johnson & Wales University, where he earned a degree in food and beverage management.