Richard has more than 9 years of hospitality industry experience, domestically and overseas in China and Australia. As Director, he currently supports full-service asset assignments in US markets. His responsibilities include reviewing financial packages and generating client reports, monitoring capital projects, revenue management and sales strategy, analysis and model generation, and reviewing annual budgets. Richard also plays a crucial role in communicating with and marketing to Chinese clients.
Prior to joining hotelAVE, Richard had extensive hotel operation experience with Marriott in Australia. He also held a senior consulting role in his family business in China focusing on real estate development and corporate efficiency optimization.
“If You Are Working On Something That You Really Care About, You Don’t Have To Be Pushed. The Vision Pulls You.– Steve Jobs. That is hotelAVE.”
Affiliations and Certifications
American Hotel & Lodging Association Under 30 (AH&LA): Member
Cornell Hotel Society New England Chapter (CHS): Member
Certified Hotel Administrator (CHA)
Certification in Hotel Industry Analytics (CHIA)
Has worked at hotelAVE since
Interests and Hobbies
Richard enjoys spending time in the kitchen, cooking.