Jeffrey G. Saunders
President & CEO, Saunders Hotel Group
Board Member, School of Hospitality Administration Advisory Board
Jeffrey Saunders is president and CEO of the Saunders Hotel Group (SHG) as well as president and managing director of the Lenox and Copley Square Hotels, both in Boston. Mr. Saunders also serves as managing partner of the Comfort Inn and Suites at Logan Airport. He is currently overseeing development of an upscale hotel in a landmark building in Boston’s Back Bay neighborhood.
Mr. Saunders sits on the board of directors and the executive committee of the Massachusetts Lodging Association, and on the board of directors of the American Hotel and Lodging Association. He is also active with the Children’s Hospital on the board of overseers. He has received numerous awards and recognitions, including the Outstanding Leader award from the Boston Jaycees, the Environmental Achievement award from the Weizmann Institute of Science, and the Tourism Leadership award from the Governors Conference on Travel and Tourism. He has been a guest lecturer at Boston University, Babson College, Cornell University, and the Northeastern Center for Family Business.