Keith Gilbert +Managing Partner
Keith Gilbert is the 3rd generation Gilbert in the hospitality business, with nearly 20 years experience with PLHG. A graduate of Yale University and the MIT Center for Real Estate, Keith has developed over $35M of new construction and renovations for Park Lodge Hotel Group's portfolio. He is an approved franchisee and operator of Marriott and IHG, a member of the IHG Franchisee Council, and a past member of the Greater Boston Convention & Visitors Bureau.
Bob Clement+President & COO
Bob Clement joined PLHG in 1997, serving as President and Chief Operating Officer, overseeing the Operation, Marketing, and Finance of all PLHG owned and managed properties. Prior to PLHG, Bob served as Regional Director of Operations for TFG Hospitality, Inc., of Boston, which took possession and managed a portfolio of 22 Resolution Trust Corporation (RTC) owned hotel properties throughout the Northeast, in addition to other bank-owned properties in multiple states.
John Cirame +Director of Finance
John Cirame joined PLHG as Controller in 2009, bringing with him over 15 years of Accounting and management experience in the Construction, Food & Beverage and Hotel industries. Now as Director of Finance, John oversees all Accounting functions of PLHG's properties, and is instrumental in supporting takeovers and new management contracts. John holds a Master's Degree in Accounting from Suffolk University and a Bachelor's Degree in Finance from Bentley University.
Mike Whiteman+Director of Sales and Marketing
Mike Whiteman joined PLHG in 2015 as Director of Sales and Marketing. Mike brings over 30 years of hospitality experience to PLHG, previously working for brands such as Crowne Plaza, Holiday Inn and Wyndham. Mike oversees the Sales and Marketing efforts for both the Courtyard Marriott and Holiday Inn Express properties.
Christine Dagostino +Director of Human Resources
Christine Dagostino joined PLHG in 2012 as the Human Resources Administrator bringing over 6 years of management and HR experience in the hospitality industry with the Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company. She is currently the Director of Human Resources responsible for benefit administration and associate relations, training and development. Christine attended the Roger A. Saunders School of Hotel & Restaurant Management at Newbury College.
Tony Rodrigues+Chief Engineer
Tony Rodrigues joined PLHG as Assistant Chief Engineer in 2007. Now as Chief Engineer, Tony oversees the repairs and maintenance of all three PLHG properties and is instrumental in supporting the coordination of all hotel renovations. Tony received his certification from the Bay State School of Technology in Canton, MA.
Melissa Moore +General Manager of Courtyard Marriott
Melissa Moore joined PLHG in 2006. Since that time, Melissa has held several Operational Management positions; Property Manager of the Holiday Inn Express, Front Office Manager for both the Holiday Inn Express and Courtyard Marriott, General Manager of the Holiday Inn Express and is currently the General Manager of the Courtyard Marriott. Melissa graduated from the University of Massachusetts Amherst with a degree in Hospitality and Tourism Management.
Wendy Pena+General Manager of Holiday Inn Express
Wendy Pena joined PLHG in 2008 and is currently the General Manager of the Holiday Inn Express. Wendy has held several Operational Management positions for PLHG; Assistant Front Office Manager, Night Manager, Food & Beverage Manager and Front Office Manager for both the Holiday Inn Express and Courtyard Marriott. Wendy graduated from the University of Massachusetts Amherst with a degree in Hospitality and Tourism Management.
Michael Fenn +General Manager of Home Suites Inn
Michael Fenn joined PLHG in 2008, after many years in retail management. In 2011, Mike assumed the role of General Manager of the Home Suites Inn, overseeing all operations and community relations, and has been instrumental in expanding our operations and managing major renovations at the property.