Chief Operating Officer
Mr. Robert McCarthy has nearly 30 years experience in the hotel and hospitality industry. Prior to founding Chartwell, he was the Senior Vice President of Operations for Linchris Hotel Corporation, a 24-unit hotel chain and management company. In 1998, Rob opened the prestigious, 4 Diamond Inn @ MIT in Cambridge, Massachusetts.
Mr. McCarthy also served as the opening General Manager and Project Manager for Sonesta International Hotels Luxor in Cairo, Egypt, a 224 room, five star hotel with six diverse dining concepts. He was the General Manager for the Flatley companies Tara hotels from 1990 to 1995.
Mr. McCarthy holds a B.S. degree in Hotel & Restaurant Management from the University of Massachusetts where he currently serves the Chairman of the Advisory Board for the University's Hospitality and Tourism Program and as guest lecturer.