With over 30 years of experience in the hospitality industry combined with the energy of an industry rookie, Wayne brings well-rounded business acumen to this position. He spent the early years of his career in sales and marketing for Hyatt Hotels and the past 20 years in the procurement services industry. The skills Wayne developed along the way now give him a unique perspective and are what drive him and the business each day. His vision for C3GROUPS has been shaped by a lifetime of dedicated service to an industry and clientele he truly enjoys.
Wayne graduated from the University of Wisconsin – Stout with a major in Hotel and Restaurant Administration and a minor in Business. His father who served as his mentor, was himself a pioneer in the hotel industry, where he served for over 45 years before he retired. When not working, Wayne maybe found on a golf course, at the local YMCA, or walking his dog, Ginger. His lifetime of service includes association with MPI, PCMA, and other industry organizations.