Douglas Hesley

Austin, Texas

Executive Director, Partner, Praeter Consulting

Experience at:
Vantage Deluxe World Travel, Turtle Bay Resort, Hilton Worldwide

I’m interested in mentoring people from:

Douglas Hesley

Ask Me About

budget planning
commercial strategy
hotel management
hotel operations
hotels and resorts
Microsoft Office
Property Management Systems
revenue management
Where I've Worked

Jul 2019 – Present

Executive Director, Partner

Praeter Consulting
Vantage Deluxe World Travel logo

Dec 2018 – Jul 2019

Vice President

Vantage Deluxe World Travel

Oct 2014 – Mar 2016

Director, Revenue Management and Reservations

Turtle Bay Resort
Hilton Worldwide logo

Oct 2013 – Oct 2014

Director - Commercial Strategy

Hilton Worldwide

Oct 2012 – Oct 2013

Director - Strategy Group

Revenue Analytics, Inc
Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts logo

Dec 2010 – Oct 2012

Asia Pacific Corporate Director

Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts
Norwegian Cruise Line logo

Nov 2007 – Dec 2010

Corporate Director

Norwegian Cruise Line
Caesars Entertainment logo

Dec 2001 – Nov 2007

Hotel Manager/Regional Director

Caesars Entertainment

Jul 1993 – Feb 2004

Munitions Systems Craftsman

United States Air Force and USAFR
Where I've Studied

BS, Business Administration

Columbia College

Certificate, Hospitality and Tourism Management

Florida Atlantic University College of Business

Certificate, Military Professional Leadership

United States Air Force Non-Commissioned Officer Academy

People I've Reported To

People I've Worked With

People Who've Reported to Me

Senior Travel and Hospitality Executive

Solutions-driven leader with 20+ years of proven excellence in strategic revenue management, sales and marketing, operations and asset management across the hospitality industry.


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Praeter Consulting

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