Our hotel and resort executive search division has placed exceptional talent with industry-leading companies for over 50 years. Recruiters in our hotel and resort division have experience working with a wide array of industry clients nationally and internationally. These include: boutique and lifestyle properties, deluxe full service hotels, destination resorts, lodging and camping facilities, private country and city clubs, spas and athletic clubs, and operators of select service hotels. Our contacts and connections throughout the industry are vast, and we value and foster those relationships with great care. For those seeking top-notch hospitality executives, you have come to the right search firm.

We specialize in executive placements within these verticals and more:

Given our industry focus and vast database of talent, we have in-depth knowledge of compensation ranges for mid to senior management employees. We regularly advise clients as to current employment market conditions and consult on matters of compensation including base salary, bonus programs, incentive commissions, and long term compensation. For a fair market rate cost, we will produce and provide compensation information, à la carte to our main executive search service of sourcing, screening and submitting qualified candidates. The salary data we provide is anonymous, in that it is tied to job titles and not executive’s names. 

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“I enjoyed working with Bristol Associates on a tough to fill Executive position. They were professional, in tune with our industry and offered a few marketing suggestions that quickly produced a nice short list. Ultimately, Bristol helped us secure our top candidate who fits right in with our culture and has elevated the leadership team at our property.”

Shelley Ferguson
Director of Human Resources
Marriott – Kansas City Downtown

“The expertise, recommendations, and personal touch have been invaluable to our success in building a strong management team. If you have the opportunity to work with Bristol Associates, their dedication and high quality results will speak for themselves.”

Andrew Helmer
Vice President of Human Resources

Hershey Entertainment & Resorts

“The Hotel Group recently retained Bristol Associates to conduct a confidential search for a Vice Presidency at our firm. The search was professionally conducted and successfully concluded. We would not hesitate to use Bristol’s services for our future search needs.”

Doug Dreher

The Hotel Group

“Bristol Associates has a great national reputation and our personnel has had previous experience working with them in both Casino Gaming and Hospitality capacities. The team displayed professionalism and support for onboarding candidates, providing negotiation assistance, and fulfilling timely placements. We appreciate Bristol being open-minded to operational needs as we’ve worked to reconfigure and rework our company.”

Merrick Dresnin
Corporate Director of Human Resources

Cote Family Destinations

“Bristol is an extremely professional firm with in-depth hospitality industry knowledge. They take the time to fully understand their client’s needs and requirements and then communicates clearly and effectively with both the client and the candidate. I would highly recommend Bristol – they are real pros!”

Steve Buckler, CHDM
Hospitality Consultant

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