A talented and engaging hospitality executive, Barry has compiled an impressive breadth of experience in a multitude of successful Disney businesses over his 37-year career. His business savvy and empowering “people first’ leadership philosophy helped deliver world-class personalized guest, member, and customer experiences by developing a culture that supports the flawless delivery of service excellence. Barry leads with influence and purpose, establishing sustainable processes and ensuring all stakeholders are enrolled, engaged and enabled. In this way, Barry has been able to transform cultures into consumer centric, customer responsive and growth-driven teams that deliver revenue and margin improvements through innovation, new business development, cost optimization and mutually beneficial strategic partnerships. Best known for his passion in hospitality, luxury, and premium services, Barry concentrates on guest relations management and operations, driving the brand experience to align with a company’s personalized and customized engagement goals. His performance-driven skillset has brought successful innovation to major brands throughout his career including the Walt Disney Company, the Dallas Cowboys organization, and ClubCorp, delivering record revenue growth and significant cost optimization during his tenures. Barry’s eye for hospitality innovation was a key component in creating and launching Disney experiences to elevate the brand into the premium, luxury market while building and nurturing relationships with potential and existing customers. This resulted in a successful model to improve intent-to-return, generate incremental revenue, and increase brand loyalty.