Carbone Chief Executive Officer
Founder of Collegiate Hospitality, LLC., Richard Carbone
is Chief Executive Officer.
Richard Carbone has more then 28 years of experience in the
hospitality industry. Mr. Carbone managed various hotels and
resorts from Florida to San Francisco to Washington D.C.,
before returning home to Massachusetts to open and manage
a unique hotel, just steps from one of the world’s most
prestigious universities. Mr. Carbone founded Collegiate Hospitality
in October of 2004 and in January of 2005 was awarded the
management contract, over the Double Tree hotel chain, of
The Inn at Harvard and Harvard Square Hotels.
Mr. Carbone's formula to success has been providing the utmost
of personal care to his guests and employees. Mr. Carbone
has developed a company culture where each staff member is
empowered to take personal responsibility in their day-to-day
duties, put words into action, and work as a team. This commitment
to a positive company culture earned Mr. Carbone the Massachusetts
Lodging Associations coveted General Manager of the year for
John Kiely Chief
John Kiely has more than 21 years of experience in financial
operations both in and outside of the hospitality industry.
Prior to joining Collegiate Hospitality, LLC Mr. Kiely held
financial positions with Sheraton Hotels, Starwood Hotels
and Resorts, Hilton Hotels and Destination Hotels and Resorts.
Mr. Kiely started his hospitality career completing both the
ITT Sheraton Corporate year long General Management training
program and eight month long Corporate Controllers training
Mr. Kiely also held the position of Corporate Controller
for Fidelity Investments BostonCoach Company. During Mr. Kiely’s
tenure with BostonCoach the company grew from $17 Million
in annual revenues and four east cost branches to over $95
million in annual revenues with over six branches and seven
affiliate branches in the US and Europe.
Niamh Dwyer Director
of Sales and Marketing
Niamh Dwyer offers over 13 years of experience in the hospitality
industry specializing in group sales and marketing. Ms. Dwyer
has held various sales management positions with The Hiltons
of Boston, Westin Copley Place, Boston Park Plaza and The
Prior to joining Collegiate Hospitality, LLC Ms. Dwyer managed
accounts for The Hiltons of Boston. During Ms. Dwyer’s
tenure with The Hiltons of Boston she specialized in the Convention
Association Market and the development of Conference Center
Ms. Dwyer is directly responsible for hotel website development,
media planning and budgeting, negotiating all corporate rates
and contracts and overseeing the sales and catering team.