Industry Update
Appointment15 March 2021

Jason Francis

Appointed Corporate Director of Food and Beverage
At Dream Hotel Group in New York - NY, USA

Jason Francis

Celebrated hotel brand and management company Dream Hotel Group is pleased to announce the appointment of Jason Francis as Corporate Director of Food and Beverage, overseeing all Dream Hotel Group-managed executive chefs and culinary teams, providing strategic leadership, guidance and direction on all food and beverage concepts, initiatives and operational decisions portfolio-wide.

His key areas of responsibility include concept and menu development and kitchen design with a keen focus on maximizing profitability for each concept. He will play an active role in managing front of house operations teams, including the creation, implementation and monitoring of concepts and operating procedures for all Dream Hotel Group-managed food and beverage outlets.

Most immediately, Francis will be focused on process and culinary consistency at Stateside Kitchen at Dream Nashville with a simultaneous focus on Dream Doha, Qatar's nine dining and nightlife venues opening in late 2021.

Francis brings nearly 15 years of experience as a chef and culinary executive to Dream Hotel Group. Most recently, he worked for the acclaimed Hillstone Restaurant Group, where he spent the last five of his near 10-year tenure as Head Chef and Culinary Manager of Hillstone's highest grossing restaurant Palm Beach Grill and Honor Bar in Palm Beach, Florida.

Dream Hotel Group

Dream Hotel Group is a hotel brand and management company with a rich, 30-year history of managing properties in some of the world's most highly competitive hotel environments. Home to its Dream Hotels, Time Hotels, The Chatwal and Unscripted Hotels brands, Dream Hotel Group encompasses three business lines: Proprietary Brands, Hotel Management and Dining and Nightlife.
more information
Recent Appointments at Dream Hotel Group

Leiya Cohen - Complex General Manager

5 August 2021 — Celebrated hotel brand and management company, Dream Hotel Group is pleased to announce the appointment of Leiya Cohen as Complex General Manager, overseeing the day-to-day management and operations of two iconic Dream Hotel Group properties in New York City - Dream Midtown and The Time New York by Dream Hotel Group, effective immediately.
read more

Weylan Rhame - General Manager

13 July 2021 — Renowned hotel brand and management company, Dream Hotel Group is pleased to announce the appointment of Weylan Rhame as General Manager of Unscripted Durham in North Carolina. Tapping into more than 35 years of hospitality experience, including leadership positions for full-service hotels and resorts with Hilton, Marriott and Sheraton, as well as five-star timeshare resorts in Virginia Beach, Virginia, Rhame brings strategic leadership, attention to detail and in-depth experience to Unscripted Durham which will prove vital in the continued success of the brand's flagship location.
read more

Genell Parker - Vice President of Human Resources

13 April 2021 — Renowned hotel brand and management company, Dream Hotel Group, is pleased to announce the appointment of Genell Parker as Vice President of Human Resources. Parker will be responsible for developing, delivering and promoting best practices in human resource management for Dream Hotel Group and its portfolio of lifestyle brands: Dream Hotels, The Chatwal, Unscripted Hotels and new By Dream Hotel Group collection of independent boutique hotels.
read more
Advertisements