Vice President Operations
InterContinental Hotels & Resorts
As Vice President Operations, InterContinental
Hotels & Resorts,
North America, Mr. Fader is responsible for overall operations and
performance of all managed and franchised InterContinental Hotels & Resorts
in North America including Canada, Mexico, and the
Mr. Fader joined InterContinental Hotels Group in 1980, working at
various InterContinental hotels located in cities such as New York,
San Francisco, Geneva, Paris and London. Throughout his tenure with
the company, Mr. Fader opened seven hotels and has worked as Hotel
Manager, Hotel InterContinental Sydney, General Manager, Hotel InterContinental
Los Angeles, General Manager, Hotel InterContinental Cleveland and
General Manager Hotel InterContinental Chicago and Regional Vice President
Operations Midwest and Canada.
Mr. Fader earned a bachelor’s degree in business administration
at Catawba College and master’s degree in professional studies
from the Graduate School of Hotel Administration at
Mr. Fader currently resides in Atlanta with his wife, Melody and
two children, Nicholas and Ashley.
- VP Operations – IC North America.
- 29 years
of Hotel Experience with IHG.
- 23 of the 29 years with
IHG in operations on 3 continents; 10 of the 11 postings
at IC Hotels and the current corporate position.
as Resident Manager or GM
- Managed 5 openings as a
staff member and as corporate VP 6 openings and 6
- Managed 2 significant renovation projects (Over $20M)
- Managed 3 union hotels and worked thru 2 city wide
- 6 of 10 hotel assignments were working for third
party owners and currently work with 16 different
- Masters Hotel Administration 1979 Cornell University
- Currently working with 36 IC operating hotels with
gross sales of nearly $1B and an additional 2 under