Vice President, Development
Over 12 years in the Hospitality Industry. From humble beginnings in the kitchen as a dishwasher as a very young man to becoming Project Manager by age 22 opening the Homewood Suites San Antonio in 2008, Ian has literally grown up in the business. In 2009, Ian left to join the United States Army. Ian returned in 2012 and served in the US Army National Guard until 2017. In 2012, Ian worked as a contractor in the oil fields being hired as a field operator for Marathon Oil in 2013. For Marathon, Ian ran their second largest production facility in the Eagle Ford Asset. In 2014, Ian returned PHG as the Corporate Development/Project Manager and Facilities Maintenance. He oversaw the renovation of the Embassy Suites McAllen to the DoubleTree Suites McAllen, the DoubleTree by Hilton San Antonio Downtown as well as the development and building of the Hilton Garden Inn Live Oak, Embassy Suites Brooks Hotel & Spa, and the Bevy Hotel Boerne, a DoubleTree by Hilton. All total, Ian has overseen $110 M in development projects since returning to PHG. Ian oversees all current development, construction projects, and ongoing operations.