Scott brings a wealth of tactical project execution and enterprise level program management to the table with a unique background in hospitality Ownership and an asset manager’s perspective. Most recently, he ran DiamondRock Hospitality’s D&C program of creative repositioning’s, renovations, building infrastructure investments and capital planning that facilitated a strategy of value-add acquisitions and up branding repositioning’s.
Prior to joining DRH, Mr. Hammons served in leadership roles with RLJ, HHM, and Hilton Worldwide. Twenty-eight years ago, he discovered his love for experiential hospitality at Mohonk Mountain House and eventually a career in operations led to project management while working with Kimpton Hotels. He also speaks fondly of experiences working on landmark projects in New York City and Washington, D.C. such as the Waldorf=Astoria New York, New York Hilton Midtown, Washington Hilton and the famed Gramercy Park Hotel.