Thank You for being part of our Annual Conference!

We so appreciate that you took time out of your busy schedule to join us at the Broadmoor! Your willingness to spend time connecting and learning with us was very much appreciated!

From the Opening Reception in Play! to the Hotelier of the Year Dinner, we hope you enjoyed yourself, learned something and made some new connections.

Please take our short survey to help us in developing next year’s Conference – click here to take the survey now.

2017 Award Winners


Hotelier of the Year – Tony Dunn, General Manager, Sheraton Denver Downtown
Hall of Fame Inductee – Dan Pirallo, General Manager, Sheraton Steamboat Resort
Innovation Award – Vail Marriott Mountain Resort
Emerging Leader – Shanleigh Shaw, Embassy Suites Denver Downtown
Allied of the Year – Towne Park

Stars of the Industry Winners



Josh Brophy, Sheraton Denver Downtown
Andrew Carroll, Grand Hyatt Denver
Adam Doherty, Residences at the Little Nell
Lidia Flores, Courtyard Denver Downtown
Sona Medina, The Broadmoor
Thomas Muckom, Hilton Denver Inverness
Janya Ramirez, Sheraton Denver Downtown
Tracy Rinehart, Hyatt Regency Denver at Colorado Convention Center
Andrew Romero, Grand Hyatt Denver


Rebecca Armstrong, The Broadmoor
Jose Calvo, Westin Riverfront Resort & Spa at Beaver Creek Mountain
Nicholas Gummerson, Sheraton Denver Downtown
Roger King, Vail Marriott Mountain Resort
Scott Klees, C Lazy U Ranch
Ryan Morse, Grand Hyatt Denver
Veronica Pasillas, Doubletree by Hilton Denver
Matthew Razo, Westin Riverfront Resort & Spa at Beaver Creek Mountain
Dana Schroppe, Hotel Teatro
Michael Tan, Hotel Monaco Denver
Duane Thompson, The Broadmoor
Kris Tunstall, Manor Vail Lodge

Click the links below to download the presentations from our General Sessions:


Market Update / Situation Analysis – Tom Foley, Inntopia Destimetrics
State of the Industry Panel – Cathy Ritter, Richard Scharf, Melanie Mills, Debbie Kovalik & Kari Obernesser
Sales Contracts – Lisa Sommer Devlin

Save the date!

2018 Annual Conference
November 4- 5, 2018
The Broadmoor