US: Davidson Hotels & Resorts has appointed Jeff Toscano as executive Vice President of Pivot Hotels & Resorts, the group’s lifestyle and luxury operating division.
In his new role, Toscano will be responsible for maximising profitability, driving team performance, improving asset value, building brand equity and enhancing the guest experience through experiential programming.
Toscano joins the company from Hyatt Hotels Corporation, where he served as vice president operations for the East region of Hyatt’s newly formed lifestyle division. During his tenure, he lead and supported the integration of Two Roads Hospitality brands following Hyatt’s acquisition of the organisation in 2018.
Other previously held senior roles include EVP of operations at Two Roads, SVP of lifestyle hotels at Highgate, along with corporate roles at Amsterdam Hospitality, Denihan Hospitality Group, and Starwood Hotels & Resorts.
Pete Sams, COO at Davidson Hotels & Resorts, said: “We are proud to welcome Jeff to the Pivot family. With Jeff’s infectious entrepreneurial spirit and notable track record within the lifestyle space, we are confident that he’s the optimal leader for Pivot. He will bring his ability to harness innovation and drive superior performance that will continue the successful trajectory of Pivot as the premier lifestyle operator in the industry.”