Promoted Senior VP - Hotel Operations
At Kimpton Hotel & Restaurant Group, LLC in San Francisco - CA, USA
Pollard is responsible for developing and evolving the hotel operations strategies,
increasing profitability while maintaining the company's industry-leading guest
satisfaction scores and upholding its unique culture that has led to Kimpton's inclusion
on Fortune Magazine's 'Best 100 Companies to Work For' list for five years.
During his 12-year tenure at Kimpton, Pollard has held a number of senior positions,
including general manager at multiple hotels, director of operations for all San
Francisco hotels and director of operations for the Mid-Atlantic region. Most recently,
Pollard served as the vice president of operations in the Mid-Atlantic region where he
was directly responsible for the operations, sales and marketing initiatives, human
resources, finance and profitability for all 12 properties in the region. During the seven-
year period, Barry oversaw significant expansion within the area, and helped Kimpton
double its presence with the addition of six new hotels.