The Hotel Group Welcomes Two New Executive Team Members

EDMONDS, WA­—The Hotel Group (THG) welcomes Eric McCarthy as VP of Hotel Accounting and Don Haggerty as VP of Renovations and Construction. Both new executives joined earlier this year and will be focused on furthering the mission of THG in a high-performing year, according to the company.

McCarthy joined THG to oversee the company’s hotel accounting operations, including day-to-day oversight of the accounting functions, internal controls and strategic planning. McCarthy previously worked at Starwood Hotels & Resorts. He holds a CHAE designation (Certified Hospitality Accounting Executive) from Hospitality Finance and Technical Professionals (HFTP) and is a Six Sigma Green Belt. In addition, he holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration from West Texas A&M University.

Haggerty’s previous experience includes Crescent Management Company. He holds a Non-Restricted Construction Supervisor’s license and Real Estate Sales license, as well as the following certifications: TQM, Safety Management, Welder and Builder and Pool Operator. 

“Part of our mission at The Hotel Group is to attract top talent and further shore up our best-in-class team,” said Doug Dreher, CEO of The Hotel Group. “We believe both Eric and Don embody that philosophy and will be extremely effective on our executive leadership team. Their versatile and varied backgrounds in multiple areas of discipline will only help enhance the offerings we have for our clients. We’re making some great strides already in 2016 and these additions to our team demonstrate our strength and vitality to the marketplace and also set us apart from competitors.”