Vice President of Business Development
Since joining Concord in 2012, Ryan has focused on new development of select service and full service hotels from underwriting through groundbreaking. He has contributed to projects recently opened and in development totaling more than $500 million and worked in conjunction with brands such as Marriott, Hyatt, Hilton and Choice, among others, on management and acquisition deals. Ryan has more than 14 years of experience in the hospitality industry, previously working for six years in operations, which has provided him with a holistic perspective of the hotel business. He received his bachelor’s degree and Master of Business Administration from North Carolina State University. Additionally, Ryan oversees the roll out of the Woodspring Suites platform of 30 new hotels across Michigan, North Carolina, Nashville and Jacksonville, Fl.