ORLANDO, Fla. — Associated Luxury Hotels has named Josh Lesnick president and CEO, it was announced March 7. Lesnick will assume his new role in April and will be based out of the company’s New York City office and at its headquarters in Orlando, Fla.
He comes to Associated Luxury Hotels from Wyndham Hotel Group, where he served as executive vice-president and chief marketing officer. In his new role, Lesnick will oversee all business operations and subsidiaries of Associated Luxury Hotels, which recently acquired Frankfurt, Germany-based Worldhotels.
Prior to his time at Wyndham, Lesnick served for six years as president and CEO of Audience Rewards. Previous to that, he worked at Starwood Hotels and Resorts as corporate vice-president of customer loyalty, marketing and membership programs and as vice-president of hotel marketing, CRM and online marketing. His hospitality career also includes five years in corporate leadership roles at Hyatt Hotels Corp.