Peachtree Hotel Group, a sponsor of private placement offerings, and its lending platform, Stonehill, have promoted Brent LeBlanc from senior vice president to executive vice president of business development.
Prior to joining Peachtree in 2012, LeBlanc was vice-president of development for the former Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, where he was responsible for the launch of aloft by W Hotels and Element by Westin. He held similar positions with La Quinta Corporation and US Franchise Systems Inc.
“With more than a quarter century of hospitality experience, including franchise development, real estate and lending, Brent has proven to be the leader we were looking for when we brought him on board in 2012,” said Greg Friedman, managing principal and chief executive officer of Peachtree Hotel Group.
LeBlanc holds a bachelor’s degree in marketing from Southeastern Louisiana University.
Peachtree Hotel Group operates, develops and invests in premium-branded, select- and limited-service, and extended-stay hotel assets under the Marriott, Hilton, Hyatt, Choice and InterContinental Hotels Group flags. Since its inception, Peachtree has invested in more than $3.37 billion of hotel properties and first mortgage notes, and its current portfolio is comprised of 55 real estate assets and 66 notes.