The individuals behind Interstate

Intelligence, experience, integrity and commitment represent the essential qualities that we seek in all of our associates.

From the boardroom at our corporate headquarters to the guest room of each hotel we manage, Interstate Hotels & Resorts strongly believes that people make the difference. Possessing over a century of combined experience in the industry, Interstate’s leadership team is the engine that propels our clients to realize greater success at the bottom line.

Interstate China Team

Xu Ming President
Kent Xia Executive Vice President
Andy Yan Vice President – Finance
Jackie Lee Vice President – Strategic Growth
David W. Givens Vice President – Operations
Michael Zhu Vice President – Information Technology
Douglas Hang Vice President – Human Resources

Interstate Global Team

Jim Abrahamson Chief Executive Officer
Carrie McIntyre Chief Financial Officer
Leslie Ng Chief Investment Officer
Samuel E. (Ted) Knighton President and Chief Operating Officer
Erica H. Hageman Executive Vice President and General Counsel
James Lamb Chief Information Officer
Laura E. FitzRandolph Executive Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer