Vice Chairman of the Board
President, Northwood Hospitality
Vice Chairman, School of Hospitality Administration Advisory Board
In 2017, Javier Rosenberg joined Northwood Investment as president of its Northwood Hospitality division. Previously, he served as Chief Operating Officer, Americas, Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group and Executive Vice President Managed Hotels, Americas where he was responsible for leading operations and development for Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group, which includes Radisson Blu®, Radisson®, Park Inn® by Radisson, Park Plaza®, Country Inns & Suites By CarlsonSM as well as the recently introduced Radisson Red brand in the Americas, reporting to David P. Berg, chief executive officer, Carlson Hospitality Group.
In this role, he is focused on the performance and growth of the Carlson Rezidor brands in the Americas. Key Initiatives include further expansion of the revitalized Radisson brand; the introduction and growth of Carlson Rezidor’s upper upscale brand, Radisson Blu; the launch of Radisson Red, the new lifestyle brand announced in 2014; supporting the growth and modernization of Country Inns & Suites By Carlson; and focus on Carlson Rezidor’s owned and managed hotel portfolio in the Americas, ensuring operational excellence and optimizing performance of the hotels.
Rosenberg has been with Carlson Rezidor since January of 2011 in a number of executive leadership roles. His past experiences include extensive global operational roles in North America, Latin America, Europe and Asia with companies including InterContinental Hotels & Resorts and Raffles.