Bruce D. Wardinski is an entrepreneur and businessperson who founded Highland Hospitality Corp., Barceló Resorts SL and The ServiceSource Foundation and who has been at the head of 9 different companies. Mr. Wardinski is Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer of Playa Hotels & Resorts NV and Chairman & Chief Executive Officer at Barceló Resorts SL.
He is also on the board of DiamondRock Hospitality Co., Wolf Trap Foundation for the Performing Arts and George Mason University Foundation, Inc. and Chairman for The ServiceSource Foundation.
Bruce D. Wardinski previously occupied the position of Chairman, President & Co-Chief Executive Officer at Playa Hotels & Resorts BV, Co-Chief Executive Officer at American Realty Capital Hospitality Advisors LLC, Member-Executive Commission at Barceló Corporación Empresarial SA Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer at Crestline Capital Corp. Chief Executive Officer for Barcelo Crestline Corp. and Chief Executive Officer at Barceló Gestión Hotelera SL (which are all subsidiaries of Barceló Corporación Empresarial SA), Treasurer & Senior Vice President at Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc. and Treasurer & Senior Vice President at Host Marriott Corp. (a subsidiary of Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc.) and Chairman at Highland Hospitality Corp.
Bruce D. Wardinski received an undergraduate degree from the University of Virginia and an MBA from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.