Christopher Henry

Company: Majestic Hospitality Group

Position: CEO

Bio

Christopher M. Henry, 35, co-founded Majestic Hospitality Group in August 2008. Majestic provides established and emerging brands, management companies, and owners with full-service intelligence consulting and turnkey development.

Born with an entrepreneurial spirit, Mr. Henry has led Majestic Hospitality on assignments in the Americas, Europe, and Asia. Over the years, personal and business experiences have created Mr. Henry’s well-rounded perspective on the tourism industry and his ardent support of a triple-bottom-line philosophy. Working within the realms of luxury, boutique, and lifestyle hotels Christopher has a passion for creating unique destination properties that harness and promote authentic local experiences. He is currently involved with projects in California, Texas, Mexico, and Costa Rica.

Prior to launching Majestic, Mr. Henry worked for Prince Hotels & Resorts, Mauna Kea Resort, Four Seasons Hotels & Resorts, Vista del Sol Health Services, and TS Architects. He was also a founding partner of Senior Wellness Group and Red Diamond Hospitality. While working at Four Seasons, Christopher earned his Associate of Science degree in Food and Beverage Management from the California School of Culinary Arts. He then received his Bachelor of Science degree in Hotel and Lodging Management at Johnson & Wales University, Denver.



Geographic Areas

Global


Expertise

Hotel & Resort Concepting/Visioning, Planning, Entitlements and Construction


Professional Memberships

Los Angeles Tourism & Convention Board (Board of Directors) Latino Hotel Association (Board of Directors) American Hotel and Lodging Association Asian American Hotel Owners Association NextGen In Lodging (Co-Founder)

 



Articles and Publications

Lodging Magazine - "Hotel Visionaries: 50 Thought Leaders and Breakout Stars in Hospitality" - November 2016 Hotel Business - "Majestic Hospitality making a mark with a mix of projects" - September 2017


Representative List of Clients

Fortress Investments (Tokyo), Legacy DCS/Lower Colorado River Authority (LCRA), Urban Smart Growth, Inspire Communities, Barrings/Cornerstone, Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART), Concept Hotels Group


Education

California School of Culinary Arts, Associate of Arts, Hospitality and Restaurant Management, Class of 2008 Magna Cum Laude Bachelor of Science, Hotel and Lodging Management w/ a minor in Eco-Tourism, Johnson & Wales University, Class of 2010 Magna Cum Laude


Past Experience

Four Seasons Hotels & Resorts, Prince Hotels & Resorts (Seibu Holdings), Mauna Kea Beach Hotel, Vista del Sol Health Services