ATLANTA—Davidson Hotels & Resorts has appointed Colleen Keating as EVP of operations.
Offering more than 25 years of sales and operational leadership, Keating joins Davidson from Starwood Hotels & Resorts, where she held numerous property, area and regional management roles. Most recently she served as SVP of franchise operations for North America, where she and her team supported over 260 franchised hotels, spanning five full-service brands and representing over $5 billion in sales. Prior to this, Keating served as SVP of operations for Starwood’s largest managed region.
Her first decade in the industry consisted of director-level roles at hospitality companies, including Omni International Hotels & Resorts and the Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company.