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Wayne West III

Chief Operating Officer at Newport Hospitality

Wayne West III is the Chief Operating Officer of Newport Hospitality Group, Inc., guiding the company’s portfolio to ensure each hotel performs at its full potential. Over his 35 years in the industry, Wayne has operated, supervised and owned assets in IHG, Marriott and Hilton systems as well as non-branded properties. He has been a part of the Owners Council with Marriott and served as a Committee Member with IHG on their Food and Beverage Committee, Operations Committee and Standards Committee. Wayne attended East Carolina University and has been named a certified hotel administrator by the American Hotel & lodging Association.

Articles by Wayne West III (1)

Building a great hotel from the inside out

Fortune has shined brightly on my career in hospitality as I've had the pleasure of working for several excellent management companies as well as some truly great owners. Direct mentorship from these industry leaders has each in their own way made me a better hotelier and a ...