Industry Update
Appointment10 October 2018

Kevin Filer

Appointed Senior Vice President, Design & Construction
At Davidson Hotels & Resorts in Atlanta - GA, USA

Kevin Filer

As senior vice president, design & construction, Filer oversees capital projects, renovations and brand conversions. He most recently served as vice president of design & construction with Sage Hospitality, spearheading development projects for independent hotels as well as restaurant refreshes. Starting his career with Marriott where he held several design and construction roles, Filer then went on to launch Sodexo's design, construction and technical service department, completing over a billion dollars in construction projects, and later to Wyndham Worldwide where he led the brand's foray into Brazil ahead of the Summer 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.

Davidson Hotels & Resorts

Davidson Hotels & Resorts is an award-winning, full-service hotel management company providing management, development/renovation, acquisition, consulting and accounting expertise for the hospitality industry.
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