Stephen Schwartz

Stephen Schwartz
CHA, CPA, MBA - Chairman

“Nothing happens until you sell something.”Meet Stephen »
Paul Hitselberger

Paul Hitselberger
Executive Vice President of Operations

“I got into this business because it was a fun business, and I have been having fun for 34 years.”Meet Paul »
Dan Smith

Dan Smith
Senior Vice President of Asset Management

“Strive for excellence and settle for nothing less.”Meet Dan»
Robert Habeeb

Robert Habeeb
President & CEO

“Our team members are the backbone of our success.”Meet Robert »
Wendy Stevens

Wendy Stevens
Executive Vice President

“We cannot solve our problems with the same thinking we used when we created them.”Meet Wendy »
Jenna Smith

Jenna Smith
Vice President of Revenue Management

“Curiosity is key, I learn something new every day.”Meet Jenna »
Mike Reda

Mike Reda
Vice President and Controller

“Every day and in every way, I try to get better.”Meet Mike »
Mary Pat Knight

Mary Pat Knight
Senior Vice President of People Services

“The quality of your life is determined by the conversations you are willing or unwilling to have.”Meet Mary »
Paul Eskenazi

Paul Eskenazi
Senior Vice President of Development

“I always operate from the same premise.Do what is right, not necessarily what is expedient.”Meet Paul»
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Meet the FHG Team

The corporate management team is composed of industry-certified sales and marketing professionals, hoteliers, certified public accountants, registered architects, professional engineers and food & beverage experts. First Hospitality Group knows the industry and the players.  Cultivating deep-rooted relationships with key leaders in the hotel, restaurant, and finance communities enable First Hospitality Group to work collaboratively to maximize the profit potential for each property.  Our success is rooted in the high quality of our people.
Explore some of our
BIG WINS.
A trusted hotel management, acquisition & development company.
#1 RevPAR
of all HGI properties
Hilton Lifetime
Achievement Recipient
First FFI & Hampton
in Urban Markets
Average Ramp-Up: 90 Days
FHG Ranked in #1 in Travel and #28 Overall on 2016 Forbes List of Best Mid-Sized Employers
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#1 IN TRAVEL & LEISURE

FHG Ranked in #1 in Travel and #28 Overall on 2016 Forbes List of Best Mid-Sized Employers
CUH/ADT
Hotel Opening
of the Year

2015

Recent News and Articles About Our People

Over the last 30 years, First Hospitality Group has made a reputation as a company that’s consistently on the cutting edge. We’ve risen to meet the changing climate of the hospitality industry, achieving results that speak for themselves along the way. It’s among the many aspects of our business…Read More

FHG is truly a people-centric company…and it’s not something we just say. Between all of the recognizing, connecting, and sharing that went on at our recent annual conference, it was easy to see (veterans and new rock stars alike) being inspired. Thanks to our dedicated regional teams and the…Read More