AMERICAS DEVELOPMENT CONTACTS

TERRY SANDERS
CHIEF Development OFFICER, AmericaS

Brands: Quorvus Collection, Radisson Blu, Radisson, Radisson RED, Park Inn by Radisson, Country Inn & Suites by Radisson
Regional Area: The Americas
Contact: +1 (763) 212-0494, tsanders@carlsonrezidor.com

Terry Sanders is the Chief Development Officer for Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group in the Americas and reports to Ken Greene, President, Americas.

As the chief development officer, Sanders leads, builds and delivers the development and growth strategies for the group in the Americas region. He also manages strategic investments for the portfolio and spearheads merger and acquisition activity related to portfolio growth.

Sanders is a 20-year veteran of the hotel industry. Most recently, he was a senior broker at Avison Young in Dallas, Texas. Prior to that, he held various positions at Wyndham Hotel Group for almost 15 years, including as the senior vice president of development for franchised and managed hotels for the U.S. and Western Canada. Before Wyndham, Terry was a partner at DDS Capital Group. He began his hotel career in 1997 as a franchise sales director with HFS, Inc., which later become Cendant.

DINESH CHANDIRAMANI
REGIONAL VICE PRESIDENT, DEVelopment, AmericaS

Brands: Quorvus Collection, Radisson Blu, Radisson, Radisson RED, Park Inn by Radisson, Country Inn & Suites by Radisson
Regional Area: Western U.S. and Canada
Contact: +1 (763) 913-6027, dchandiramani@carlsonrezidor.com

Dinesh Chandiramani is responsible for development of Carlson Rezidor brands in the Western region of the U.S. and Canada. He brings more than 29 years of senior level leadership in the construction and real estate development industries. Prior to joining Carlson Rezidor, Chandiramani founded America TMC, a non-institutional, boutique private equity firm and leading capital provider to the real estate industry across all categories, including residential, commercial, retail and industrial. He also served as CEO of Hyphen Construction Group and President of Response Remediation Services.

Chandiramani attended Texas Tech University. Throughout his career he has been very involved in the community serving as a Board Member and Advisor for organizations such as Hope for the Silent Voices, which brings attention and resources to severely disadvantaged and abused children around the world. 

MARK WILLIAMS
REGIONAL VICE PRESIDENT, Development, AmericaS

Brands: Quorvus Collection, Radisson Blu, Radisson, Radisson RED, Park Inn by Radisson, Country Inn & Suites by Radisson
Regional Area: Eastern U.S. and Canada
Contact: +1 (954) 203-4074, mark.williams@carlsonrezidor.com

Mark Williams is a hospitality industry veteran responsible for development of Carlson Rezidor brands in the Eastern region of the U.S. and Canada. Before joining Carlson Rezidor, Williams was vice president of development for Red Lion Hotel Company where he oversaw the development of the company’s upscale brands. He also spent 20 years with Best Western International where he served as both vice president of North American development and regional director.

Williams earned a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, Marketing and Management at Ohio State University. 

GREG BURGETT
dIrector, Development, AmericaS

Brands: Quorvus Collection, Radisson Blu, Radisson, Radisson RED, Park Inn by Radisson, Country Inn & Suites by Radisson
Regional Area: Midwest U.S.
Contact: +1 (260) 433-0084, gburgett@carlsonrezidor.com

Greg Burgett joined Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group as vice president, development, Americas. A veteran of the hospitality industry, Greg most recently served as regional vice president of development for Vantage Hospitality Group. His prior experience includes positions as franchise development director and director of franchise services for Choice Hotels International; and franchise development director for U.S. Franchise Systems and regional director of membership development for Best Western International. He also founded and served as president of Dimensional Marketing in Fort Wayne, Indiana, a company he sold in 2007.

Greg brings over two decades of hotel franchising and development experience to this role and is based in Indianapolis, Indiana.

Roland Mouly
Vice President, Development, AmericaS

Brands: Quorvus Collection, Radisson Blu, Radisson, Radisson RED, Park Inn by Radisson, Country Inn & Suites by Radisson
Regional Area: Latin America, Mexico and The Caribbean
Contact: +1 (305) 607-1010, rmouly@carlsonrezidor.com

Roland Mouly has served as a vice president of development, Americas, for Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group since June 1996, overseeing all development activities in the Caribbean, Mexico and Latin America. His duties encompass negotiating and structuring agreements to expand Carlson Rezidor’s presence in the region (today over 50 hotels).

Roland is a graduate of Arizona State University and Universite des Sciences Sociales Toulouse, France, where he obtained an MBA in Finance and a Master of Economics. He is fluent in Spanish, French and proficient in Portuguese. Roland is based in Miami, Florida.

PIRO HERNÁNDEZ
DIRECTOR, Development, LATIN America

Brands: Quorvus Collection, Radisson Blu, Radisson, Radisson RED, Park Inn by Radisson, Country Inn & Suites by Radisson
Regional Area: Central America, Colombia and Venezuela
Contact: +1 (305) 206-3524, phernandez@carlsonrezidor.com

Piro Hernández is director of development, Latin America for Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group. His responsibilities include the negotiation of agreements to expand Carlson’s presence in the region, utilizing his knowledge and connections with owners/developers and institutional investors. Prior to joining Carlson he worked for Radisson Hotels & Resorts Latin America, Pegasus Solutions, Preferred Hotel Group, including 14 years in the Travel Agency Industry leading a tour operator and corporate travel agency in Miami. 

Piro has more than 20 years of experience in the hotel and travel industry with a Bachelor of Science degree from the School of Hospitality Management at Florida International University. Piro is based in Miami, Florida.

GERARDO VALDÉS MINGRAMM
DIRECTOR, DEVELOPMENT, mÉXICO

Brands: Quorvus Collection, Radisson Blu, Radisson, Radisson RED, Park Inn by Radisson, Country Inn & Suites by Radisson
Regional Area: México
Contact: +52 155 4848 0044, gvaldes@carlsonrezidor.com

Gerardo Valdés joined Carlson Rezidor as director of development for México. His focus is to expand Carlson's global presence in México in all segments by negotiating franchise and management agreements.

Gerardo brings to Carlson over seven years of experience in development and finance in the hospitality industry with companies such as Grupo Posadas, GE Capital and American Express. Gerardo is a graduate from Universidad de las Americas with a degree in International Relations. He also holds a Finance and 101 Certificate respectively from Universidad Iberoamericana and the CCIM Institute. He is fluent in Spanish and English with some knowledge of Portuguese.