Charlestowne Hotels, a full-service hospitality management company, has named Charles Snyder as vice president of business development. With more than a decade of experience in hotel investment, development and market research, Snyder will be responsible for cultivating relationships with hotel ownership and development groups as he continues to grow Charlestowne’s portfolio of boutique hotels, resorts, franchised properties and condo-hotels around the country.
Snyder will spearhead all new business initiatives at Charlestowne, from sourcing and executing new management contracts to assisting clients with real estate acquisitions and developments. Snyder will also oversee the underwriting and feasibility processes for new projects by analyzing current market research, referencing data on hotel operation efficiency and monitoring demographic trends to support sound hotel investment decisions for developers.
“Charles’ diverse background in hospitality, real estate and food and beverage resonated with us, bringing a proven track record of comprehensive business development experience that will continue to drive growth and profitability across our entire portfolio,” said Michael Tall president and chief operating officer of Charlestowne Hotels. “As our company continues to evolve, his aptitude for ground-up development aligns well with Charlestowne’s vision for creating unique, lifestyle hotels inspired by their sense of place.”