William G. Langmade
President / CEO - LEED Accredited Professional
Mr. Langmade attended the University of Southern California and Pepperdine University where he received a B.S. degree in Business Administration and an M.B.A. respectively. He also attended Western States University, College of Law. In addition to his over 20 years’ experience in hospitality purchasing, Mr. Langmade has held positions as Vice President Development of the Continental Companies, a hospitality management firm in Miami, Florida, and West Coast Asset Manager for Senior Corporation, the real estate workout firm for the Continental Mortgage Investors Real Estate Investment Trust.
Mr. Langmade is well known as one of the top purchasing agents in the country. He has been active in speaking engagements regarding renovations and new construction at the International Hotel & Restaurant Show in New York as well as NEWH and AH&LA functions throughout the country. He has also contributed to articles in Hotels Magazine, Hotel Business, Lodging and Hotel Spec publications and is a LEED Accredited Professional.
Mr. Langmade has been a member of the Allied Executive Committee of the American Hotel & Lodging Association (AH&LA) and has participated at its annual Legislative Action Summit in Washington D.C.. Additionally, he is a board member of the Association of Starwood Franchisees & Owners Association (ASFONA) and is an Founding Allied member of the Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA). Mr. Langmade is a member of the United States Green Building Council (USGBC), a Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design Accredited Professional (LEED AP), as well as a charter member of the Network of Executive Women in Hospitality (NEWH).
In addition, Mr. Langmade has been awarded membership in Hospitality Design Magazine’s prestigious Platinum Circle for his company’s achievements in the design purchasing industry.