Board of Directors

2017 GNOHLA Board

Jim Cook, Sheraton New Orleans, President

John Romano, InterContinental New Orleans, Vice President/President-Elect            

Steve Caputo, Bienville House Hotel, Secretary

Dennis Pearse, Roosevelt New Orleans, Treasurer                                                             

David Teich, Windsor Court, Chairman of the Board                                       

Bret Chittenden, Days Inn New Orleans Airport

Larry Daniels, Hyatt Centric French Quarter/HRI Lodging

Craig Hulford, New Orleans Hotel Collection

Mohan Koka, Loews New Orleans Hotel

Jim Oliver, The Ritz-Carlton, New Orleans

Dan Real, Harrah’s New Orleans Hotel

Paul Scott,  Hilton New Orleans Riverside

Michael Smith,  Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Kristi Taglauer,  Aloft New Orleans Downtown

Past Presidents

Robert Bray, New Orleans Marriott

David Bilbe, Crowne Plaza New Orleans French Quarter

Joe Blanchek, New Orleans Downtown Marriott at the Convention Center

Bryan Dupepe, Hotel Provincial New Orleans French Quarter

Al Groos, Royal Sonesta New Orleans

Eddie Jacobs, Hampton Inns

Ron Pincus, Hotel Monteleone

Amy Reimer, International House Hotel

Ted Selogie, JW Marriott Hotel New Orleans

Mike Valentino, Valentino New Orleans Hotels

Allied Board Members

Steve Florence, Starr Textile Services

Jim Szeszycki, Concord Transportation Services