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Chris Kelly

Vice President, Virginia/DC/Maryland Division

Chris is excited to join B & A as he is a true “foodie” and passionate about hospitality and providing great service. Chris has spent almost 30 years in the hotel industry. He began his career with Sheraton Hotels in 1991, and joined Starwood Hotels and Resorts in 1997. From 1997-2016, Chris held various property Director of Sales and Marketing roles, and ultimately Area and Regional roles throughout the Northeast. When Starwood was acquired by Marriott International in 2016, Chris was named Vice President of Sales for the Luxury division in the Northeast, overseeing such brands as The Ritz-Carlton, St. Regis, W, and EDITION Hotels. Chris looks forward to bringing the many relationships he has developed over the years to B & A. A native New Yorker from Long Island, Chris currently resides in Northern Virginia. Chris is excited to join the B&A team utilizing his creative and passionate sales technique to build the Virginia/DC market for each of our Manufacturers.