Starwood Capital Names Rohm SH Group President
Thursday January 31st, 2013 - 11:25AM
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GREENWICH, CT—Starwood Capital Group named C. Scott Rohm as president of SH Group, Starwood Capital’s hotel brand management company that oversees the development and launch of the group’s two new luxury and lifestyle hotel and residence brands, Baccarat Hotels and 1 Hotels & Resorts.
Rohm will oversee the operations of the SH Group managed hotels, including development, operations, sales, finance, accounting and human resources.
Rohm brings nearly 30 years of hospitality experience to SH Group. Most recently he was president of Turnberry Hotel Group. Prior roles include SVP/operations for West Paces Hotel Group (currently Capella Hotel Group), VP/operations for The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Co. and positions with Hyatt Hotels & Resorts.
The company is preparing to launch the two hotel brands, with five hotel openings slated over the next 24 months, including: Baccarat Hotel & Residences New York: Baccarat Hotel Rabat, Morocco; 1 Hotel & Residences South Beach, FL; 1 Hotel Central Park, NY; and 1 Hotel Brooklyn Bridge Park, NY.
Tags: Hospitality Brands
The most recent NYU Conference, earlier this month proved, once and for all, that the lodging industry has finally turned the corner and happy days are, indeed, here again. While the economists and pundits all provided plenty of anecdotal evidence to bear that out in terms of supply and demand ratios, RevPAR projections, asset values and all the other metrics, that’s not what has me convinced.