Borne on a foundation built through developing her career in Hospitality inside of one of the most recognized hotel companies worldwide, Dawn Berry, our Founder, recognized the opportunity to turn what was 18+ years of proven leadership, branding and hotel development for Hilton Hotels Worldwide into a brand and household name in the Industry known as PHD Hospitality.
Launched in 2006, PHD Hospitality grew into an Owner-Operator and 3rd party management company of over 25 select and compact full service hotels in 14 states, within the first five years and close to 100 hotels over the past 13 years.
As a pioneer and one of the founding leaders in launching the brand known today as Hilton Garden Inn®, Berry knows that success is not an individual sport. Applying her strengths in Maximizing teams by recognizing individual talent, inspiring others to see what’s possible and into the future and a proven reputation for innovative thinking, PHD grew rapidly adding leadership in the areas of interior design, procurement, development, project management and operations all contributing to our ongoing success, sophistication of systems and experience and extensive Industy network that delivers results. Allow us to introduce ourselves……