CEO, Meteor Crater
Matthew Kent has over 30 years of management experience in the hospitality industry including extensive experience in Asset Management, Consulting, Multi‐unit Operations, Hotel Development, Food & Beverage, Rooms Division, Facility Operations, Sales & Marketing, Openings, and Renovations. He served as Senior Vice President of HVS Hotel Management and HVS Asset Management where he helped establish the company’s operational and consulting blueprint and was instrumental in creating the strategic development plan for the company. During his eleven years of service, he oversaw the management of the company’s numerous luxury, full service, and limited-service hotels.
Matthew Kent also worked as an Asset Manager for high profile clients such as Fisher Island Resort Miami, The Sagamore Hotel Miami Beach, Peter Island Resort & Spa British Virgin Islands, and The Carolina Inn at UNC Chapel Hill North Carolina. In 2012 he relocated from South Florida to the Space Coast where he partnered with Ocean Partners Hospitality, LLLP to operate their portfolio of hotels. He was recruited to take over the helm of Meteor Crater Enterprises in September of 2019 and joined NALA in the Winter of 2019.