TJ Pierri is a veteran in the hospitality industry with 25 years of experience. He began his career working in his family’s many restaurants in upstate New York and has taken progressive roles working in luxury resorts, urban boutique hotels and large city centers across the United States. He has overseen operations with Destinations Hotels in Charleston SC and Vail CO, the Fairmont in Miami and Omni Rancho Las Palmas Resort and Spa in Palm Springs. He recently joined Lansdowne Resort and Spa as the Resort Manager, bringing him back to Virginia and closer to his alma mater.
A degree in HTM from Virginia Tech is a passport to some of the most beautiful places in the world. Why work in a gray cubicle when you can work in a gorgeous resort, elegant restaurant, or retro hotel, making guests’ dreams come true every day!