HVMG names new senior vice president of business development
Hospitality Ventures Management Group (HVMG), an Atlanta-based private hotel investment, ownership and management company, has appointed Tom Riley as a senior vice president of business development.
He will help grow and develop HVMG’s acquisitions, third-party management and new development efforts.
“With nearly 30 years of hospitality experience, Tom has spent his entire career in the industry, starting in a South Florida resort before working his way up to a series of impressive, corporate-level development positions with some of the biggest names in the industry,” said Mary Beth Cutshall, executive vice president and chief development officer.“This invaluable experience at all levels of property and corporate management provide him with keen insights that make him an ideal candidate to help HVMG grow its portfolio of owned and operated hotels across the United States.”
Prior to joining HVMG, Riley was vice president of development for Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants, where he was responsible for the addition of over 30 new hotel and resort projects. Previously, he held the position of senior vice president of development for Marcus Hotels & Resorts, where he oversaw the company’s development efforts. He also held numerous financial related positions, including regional vice president of finance for Kimpton, senior manager of financial analysis for Crestline Hotels & Resorts and similar positions with Marriott International and Hilton Worldwide/Promus Hotel Corp.