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Ray L. Hobbs - Senior Vice President


As Senior Vice President of Kelco Management & Development, Ray Hobbs oversees and directs the operations of the hotels managed by Kelco Management & Development. Mr. Hobbs received his CHA designation in 1983, and he is a 40-year veteran of the hospitality industry.

Mr. Hobbs has extensive experience in all hotel related disciplines. He has served in management roles for franchise affiliations such as Hilton Hotels, Sheraton, Holiday Inn, and Clarion Hotels. Mr. Hobbs’ background includes development of sales, marketing, and operations strategies to revive and/or reposition distressed hotel operations.

Prior to Kelco, Mr. Hobbs served as President and Chief Operating Officer of Divi Resorts. Mr. Hobbs directed and led the overall operations for this multi-use timeshare resort company’s nine locations throughout the Caribbean. He has also served as a Hotel Consultant for lending institutions and private ownership groups.