Development

Our Experience. Your Success.®



If you can envision it, we can enable it

Interstate Hotels & Resorts is recognized as a leader in third-party hotel and resort management, acquisition, and development. With more than a century of combined team experience in creating opportunities and overcoming challenges for hotel owners and developers, Interstate optimizes the broad spectrum of issues related to developing, renovating and repositioning hotels.

Development services include:


  • Hotel brand and site validation
  • Owner and brand relations
  • Joint venture partnerships
  • Financing
  • Acquisitions
  • Conversions and renovations
  • Design and construction consulting

Development Team:


  • Leslie Ng
    Chief Investment Officer
    703.387.3100
  • Edward Blum
    EVP, Development & Acquisitions
    703.387.3311
  • Mark LeBlanc
    EVP, Development & Acquisitions
    California office
    209.602.4432
  • Melinda Griffith
    SVP, Development & Acquisitions
    703.387.3322
  • Brian Young
    SVP, Development & Acquisitions
    703.387.3225
  • Larry Shupnick
    SVP, Development & Acquisitions
    703.387.3338
  • Brett Stewart
    SVP, Development & Capital Markets
    703.387.3404
  • Diana Zepeda
    Sr. Director, Development & Acquisitions
    703.387.3463

Request for Information

If you wish to receive additional information about Interstate Hotels & Resorts, or to begin a conversation with a member of our development team about an existing or planned project, please fill the form below:
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