Joe Champ has over 40 years of experience in the hospitality industry. This experience includes extensive practical applications in the areas of hotel franchising, management contracts, hotel branding, acquisitions, dispositions, construction and all aspects of the hotel development process from site acquisition and feasibility to opening. Somewhat unique to Joe’s career is his “360 degree” understanding of the hospitality industry having worked as the franchisor and franchisee, owner and operator, independent versus branded hotels, developer and brand standards enforcer. As a result, Joe is able to visualize every engagement from the perspective of all key stake holders which leads to successful and streamlined transactions.
Our mission is to provide hotel owners and developers custom tailored expertise in all phases of hotel development and operations. By integrating our expertise into the existing organizational expertise of our clients, we strive to create successful, sustainable and profitable projects.
The Americas & Europe
Urban Land Institute-North Texas Hotel and Entertainment Development Council. ISHC - Member.
B.A Middlebury College. M.B.A. Kellogg Graduate School of Management - Northwestern University.
President - Champ Hospitality LP; President - Gateway Hotel One, LTD; Executive Vice President & Chief Investment Officer - Wyndham International; Senior Vice President Acquistions and Development - Starwood Hotels & Resorts; Vice President Development - Westin Hotels & Resorts; Principal & Vice President Acquistions - Cobblestone Golf Group; Vice President Acquisitions - American Golf Corporation; Vice President Real Estate - Interstate Hotels Corporation; Director of Development - AIRCOA; Aloft Franchise Advisory Board - Starwood Hotels & Resorts; Aloft Franchise Advisory Board - Marriott Hotels & Resorts.