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Asia Pacific Tourism Destination Investment Conference
North America Hotel & Tourism Investment Conference
20-22 November 2013
Brazil Hospitality Investment Conference
5-6 May 2014
São Paulo, Brazil
Asia Pacific Hotel Investment Conference
20-21 May 2014
Turkey & Neighbours Hotel Investment Conference
9-10 June 2014
Hilton Istanbul Bomonti Hotel & Conference Center, Turkey
Russia & CIS Hotel Investment Conference
20-22 October 2013
Radisson Blu Resort & Congress Centre, Sochi, Russia
Chief Executive Officer
Ashford Hospitality Trust
Mr. Bennett serves as Founder, Director, & Chief Executive Officer of Ashford Hospitality Trust, a Real Estate Investment Trust (REIT) formed in August 2003. Ashford owns approximately 125 hotels in the U.S. and has over $5 billion in assets.
Mr. Bennett is a member of the American Hotel & Lodging Association’s Industry Real Estate Finance Advisory Council (IREFAC) and the Urban Land Institute’s Hotel Council.
Mr. Bennett holds a Masters in Business Administration from Cornell’s S.C. Johnson Graduate School of Management and received a Bachelor of Science degree with distinction from the School of Hotel Administration also at Cornell.