BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Hyman Arbesfeld, President
San Carlos Hotel

Steve Batta, General Manager
JW Marriott Essex House New York

Andrew Bodziak, Area Managing Director
Starwood Hotels and Resorts New York/New Jersey

Dr. Richard Born, Principal
B.D. Hotels, LLC

Mark Dorr, President
New York State Hospitality &
Tourism Association, Inc.

Shane Cookman, General Manager
Fitzpatrick Manhattan Hotel

Vijay Dandapani, President and CEO
Hotel Association of New York City, Inc.

Chester S. Deptula

Daniel Fevre, General Manager
Courtyard by Marriott New York JFK Airport

John Fitzpatrick, President & CEO
Fitzpatrick Hotel Group, North America

Sam Grabush, Vice President of Operations
Highgate Hotels

Fred Grapstein, Sr. Vice President
Vornado Hotels

Hervé Houdré, General Manager
Intercontinental New York Barclay

Michael Hoffmann, Managing Director
Waldorf Astoria New York

Phoebe Knowles, Vice President
Roger Smith Hotel

Robert Lafferty, Regional V.P. of Human Resources and Labor Counsel
Highgate Hotels

Leland Lewis, General Manager
Down Town Association

Terry Lewis, General Manager
Sheraton New York Times Square Hotel

Xavier S. Lividini, CHA

Edward Maynard, Vice President, Operations
Denihan Hospitality Group

Timothy J. McGlinchey, Executive Vice President, Hotel Division
GCAM LLC, a G. Holdings Company

Geoffrey Allan Mills, President
GAM Hospitality Management LLC

Anthony Nuttall, General Manager
Metropolitan Club

Steven Pipes, President
Jack Parker Corporation

John Rieman, General Manager
New York Marriott East Side

John Schafer, Area Vice President & General Manager
Grand Hyatt New York

George D. Schwab, President
Elite International Luxury Hotel Representation

Gary E. Schweikert, Head of Americas
Grace Hotels

Robert Snyder, President
Tishman Hotel Corporation

Laurens Zieren, General Manager
New York Hilton Midtown