Thomas J. Bardenett is the executive vice president of Crossroads Hospitality, the select-service operating division of Interstate Hotels & Resorts. Crossroads’ portfolio of over 100 hotels represents such brands as Residence Inn by Marriott, Courtyard by Marriott, Homewood Suites by Hilton, Hilton Garden Inn, and Hampton Inn. Bardenett was most recently senior vice president of sales & marketing for Crossroads.
Bardenett joined Interstate Hotels Corporation in 1988 as a sales manager at the Marriott North in Ft.Lauderdale, Florida. He’s served in sales management positions at several properties, including the Orlando Marriott International Drive, the Embassy Suites Chicago O’Hare and the Radisson Lisle/ Naperville. He joined the Crossroads division in 1994 as a regional director of sales and also held the position of regional director of operations before his promotion to senior vice president of sales & marketing in 1998.
Prior to joining Interstate, Bardenett worked at the Hotels at Syracuse Square. He earned a degree in communications with a broadcasting minor at Oswego State University of New York.