12:00 PM - 1:15 PM

Lunch Session: What's Going On Hospitality Industry?

4:25 PM - 5:40 PM

C-Suite Closing Session: Embrace the Present and Jumpstart 2024

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Michael Dominguez, CHSE

President & CEO, Associated Luxury Hotels International (ALHI)

Michael Dominguez serves as the President & CEO for Associated Luxury Hotels International (ALHI). ALHI is the largest Global Sales Organization with a team of nearly 80 professionals located among 26 offices across North America and Europe. Prior to joining ALHI, Michael served in executive sales leadership roles with MGM Resorts International as Chief Sales Officer and many brand and independent branded companies.

Michael is an-award winning hospitality industry veteran. He has received multiple honors for his leadership and influence and has been recognized as a change agent by his peers. He’s also been a speaker with Fortune 100 Companies on topics ranging from disruption to the economy and a passion around Leadership and was an invited speaker at SXSW in 2018.

Michael’s other industry leadership involvement includes board positions with:

  • US Travel Association (Executive Committee & Officer) – Current
  • Meetings Mean Business Coalition (Executive Committee) – Current
  • Co-Chair EIC’s Taskforce on COVID Recovery
  • AMCI’s Board of Directors – Current
  • ASAE’s Board of Directors
  • FICP’s Influence Committee
  • APEX Standards Committee
  • GBTA Foundation Board
  • HSMAI Foundation Board
  • Co-Chair APEX Room Piracy Taskforce

Michael has been recognized in the industry for numerous honors including:

  • HispanicBusiness.com’s “50 Most Influential Hispanics in the US”.
  • MPI’s 50th Anniversary – “50 Most Influential”
  • ECPAT USA, 2022 Freedom Award
  • Induction in the EIC’s Hall of Leaders in 2019
  • HSMAI Lifetime Achievement Award in Sales 2021
  • MeetingsNet – Changemakers 2022 & 2014
  • Connect Magazine – “15 over 50” 2021
  • BizBash 500: Must Know Event Pros of 2018, 2019, 2020 & 2021
  • M&C Magazine’s Top 25 Influencer of 2020
  • Successful Meetings Top 25 Most Influential People in the Meetings Industry 2013 -2015
  • Smart Meetings 2015 Smartest Industry Leaders
  • HSMAI’s 2014 Top Minds in Sales and Marketing
  • Meetings Focus 2014 Trendsetter
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