ROCHESTER, NY––DelMonte Hotel Group, an award-winning hotel management and development company headquartered in Rochester, New York, has appointed Guy Crawford as Chief Investment Officer. In his new position, Guy will be responsible for growing the platform through sourcing new acquisitions, developments, underwriting and raising capital. He will play an active role in management, financing and dispositions for the portfolio of hotels.
Guy brings more than 15 years of real estate and private equity experience to his position and has closed over $4 billion of acquisitions, developments, and financings. Prior to joining DelMonte Hotel Group, he was the head of the hospitality platform at Lightstone Group, co-head of Lightstone Ventures and a member of Lightstone Capital. During his tenure, he led acquisitions, asset management and dispositions of a portfolio that included 35 hotels. Before Guy’s move to Lightstone, he was Vice President at Madden Real Estate Ventures.
Alexander DelMonte, Chief Executive Officer & President of the DelMonte Hotel Group, said, “We’re excited to welcome Guy Crawford to the DelMonte Hotel Group and have him join our family of dedicated leaders and associates. Guy will play an instrumental role in the planned expansion of our portfolio and our continued success.”
Guy Crawford, Chief Investment Officer of the DelMonte Hotel Group, commented, “I am thrilled to be announced as Chief Investment Officer of the DelMonte Hotel Group. To join this esteemed company and team is truly an honor and I look forward to carrying forward their extraordinary track record of growth.”
Guy graduated from New York University with a Master of Science in Finance and Real Estate and studied computer science and business at Stony Brook University.