Dream Hotel Group announced the appointment of Christian Glauser-Benz as Vice President of Development for Latin America and the Caribbean. He brings nearly 15 years of experience in hotel development. He also contributes extensive knowledge and a vast global network of relationships with real estate developers, capital groups and private investors.
As Vice President of Development, Glauser-Benz will be responsible for bringing the company’s four lifestyle brands into Latin America and the Caribbean markets, playing an integral role in the growth and success of the company.
“We are pleased to welcome Christian to our team as we introduce our brands to new markets in Central and South America,” said Dream Hotel Group CEO Jay Stein. “Christian is a highly skilled and connected individual; his diverse background, business acumen and strategic insight will most certainly help bring Dream Hotel Group into the next phase of its development.”
Prior to joining Dream Hotel Group, Glauser-Benz held positions with Jones Lang LaSalle (JLL, a Fortune 500 real estate company where he was the Vice President for all new hospitality developments along the West Coast of the United States and Hawaii. He worked closely with developers, capital groups and hotel operators. Glauser-Benz began his career and passion for hotels and development by working with world class architects Frank Gehry, WATG and Callison.
“Dream Hotel Group is making major moves this year,” said Glauser-Benz. “I am both thrilled and honored to be a part of its growth and success in major cities across Latin America and the Caribbean.”