Close

Cart

Total $0.00

Checkout

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 25, 2017 / -- Viceroy Hotel Group (VHG) has chosen one of its own senior leaders to fill the role of Chief Financial Officer. Announced today, Jeff Smith has been promoted to CFO, effective immediately.

Since May 2014, Smith has served as Senior Vice President of Finance at VHG, overseeing all aspects of corporate and hotel accounting and finance activities, while also managing the brand's risk, compliance and underwriting functions. In his new role, Smith will continue to lead those areas, in addition to the function of strategic planning and the continued growth of VHG. 

With over 25 years of hospitality experience, Smith is well poised to grow VHG internationally. Prior to joining VHG, he worked for Intercontinental Hotels Group, holding roles as Director of Finance and Director of FP&A for the Americas Region. His responsibilities spanned Owned, Managed and Franchised estates across 7 brands and 5 countries.

Bill Walshe, CEO of Viceroy Hotel Group, said, "We are proud to advance Jeff's role as we prepare for the continued growth and expansion of our operations. Jeff is an extraordinarily talented executive with vast experience in our industry and will continue to be instrumental in our future success."

Smith earned his Bachelor of Science Degree and MBA from Old Dominion University in Norfolk, Virginia

About Viceroy Hotel Group

Viceroy Hotel Group delivers one-of-a-kind lifestyle experiences that bring together provocative design and intuitive service in sought-after locations. Signature brand amenities and services created for the diverse business and leisure guests include dynamic dining venues featuring world-class culinary talents and destination spas specializing in health, fitness and beauty. Current properties include hotels and resorts in Abu Dhabi, Beverly Hills, New York, Riviera Maya, San Francisco, Santa Monica, Snowmass, St. Lucia and Zihuatanejo with forthcoming openings in Algarve, Buenos Aires, Cartagena, Chicago, Dubai, Istanbul and Panama. Viceroy Hotel Group is a member of the Global Hotel Alliance (GHA) DISCOVERY, a unique loyalty program offering exclusive benefits and experiences to its members, at over 550 hotels around the world. For more information, visit www.viceroyhotelsandresorts.com.

Contact: Erin Brunner | Crystal Ramirez, LFB Media Group

EBrunner@LFBMediaGroup.com | Crystal@LFBMediaGroup.com / (646) 455-0042

Related News

Diego Fabian Heredia Appointed General Manager of Viceroy L'Ermitage Beverly Hills

Viceroy Hotel Group Takes Over Management of Hotel Mar Adentro Reopening Spring 2018 as Viceroy Los Cabos

Viceroy Hotel Group Welcomes Aaron Feeney as San Francisco Area Director of Sales and Marketing

Viceroy Hotel Group Welcomes Jeffrey Harvey as General Manager of Viceroy Central Park

Viceroy Hotel Group Denies Allegations of Recent Lawsuit

Viceroy Hotel Group to Introduce Viceroy Chicago in September 2017 Marking Brand's First Midwest Property

Viceroy Hotel Group Unveils Plans for 700-Room Viceroy Da Nang Vietnam Set to Open in 2020

Viceroy Riviera Maya Names Carlos Zamora Larios Executive Chef

Viceroy Hotel Group Partners with KPI D.O.O. Belgrade for New Ski Resort in Kopaonik, Serbia Set to Open in 2018

Viceroy Hotel Group Unveils Viceroy Palm Jumeirah Dubai

Viceroy Hotel Group Segments Portfolio Into Three Tiers: The Icon Collection, Lifestyle Series and Urban Retreat Collection

Viceroy Hotel Group and Gnvgroup to Launch Viceroy Buenos Aires in the Madero Harbour Community

Omni Hotels & Resorts Appoints Jeff Smith General Manager of Omni Frisco Hotel Opening Summer 2017

Viceroy Hotel Group to Develop Viceroy Bocas del Toro Panama, a Resort and Residences that Includes 42 Overwater Villas

Viceroy Hotel Group to Enter Turkey with Opening of Viceroy Princes' Islands Istanbul in Summer of 2016

Viceroy Hotel Group Officially Rebrands Former L’Ermitage Beverly Hills Under Viceroy Flag

Viceroy Hotel Group Appoints Key Management Positions for Hotel Zeppelin and Hotel Zetta in San Francisco

Viceroy Hotel Group Opens Brand New 196-Room Rebellious Hotel in San Francisco’s Union Square, Hotel Zeppelin

Viceroy Hotel Group Set to Open Hotel Zeppelin San Francisco, Formerly The Prescott Hotel

Arturo Eduardo Avila Zarraga Named Executive Chef/F&B Director for Mexico's Viceroy Zihuatanejo

All News »

Please login or register to post a comment.