Vice President of Rooms Operations
Steve Ransone works with on and above property teams to update SOPs, training, tools, etc. for both the select and full service hotels. Mr. Ransone is responsible for sustaining model hotels through those tools and creating the training, processes and systems for openings and takeovers so they meet benchmarks within specific periods of time.
Mr. Ransone started at White Lodging 1996 as the general manager of the Courtyard Indianapolis Downtown before he became the opening Director of Human Resources at Indianapolis Marriott. He also served as the opening general manager of the Courtyard Chicago Magnificent Mile before becoming the Vice President of Talent and Organizational Capability. Mr. Ransone also served as the Regional Vice President for White Lodging.
His career in hospitality began at Marriott International with roles in hotels in Baltimore, Atlanta and Jacksonville after graduating with a bachelor of science in Business Management from the University of Baltimore.