Building success in Canadian hotel real estate

Monday, March 4, 2024 11:00 am - 12:00 pm EST (GMT -05:00)

Ready to venture on the journey of hotel real estate? Join Scott Duff as he shares how to position and leverage skills for success through his intricate career in hospitality and hotel real estate development.

Please note:

  • A Zoom link will be shared with you after registration 
  • Submit your questions for Scott Duff when you register or ask them during the event

About Scott Duff (BES’90)

Scott Duff, BES ‘90, is a seasoned professional in the lodging industry with almost three decades of experience. Currently serving as Vice President, Development - Canada, IHG Hotels & Resorts, Scott has over 20 years of expertise in hotel branding and franchising. His extensive career includes leadership roles in Canadian development for Choice Hotels Canada, Starwood Hotels & Resorts, Wyndham Hotels & Resorts, and IHG Hotels & Resorts. He maintains a real estate license from his time as Vice President - Hotels at CBRE Limited. At Freed Developments, he served as Vice President Hotel Acquisitions & Business Development, focusing on innovative design and master planning for hotel acquisitions and joint ventures. In his current role, Scott is responsible for the strategy, development, and growth of IHG’s Lifestyle, Premium, and Mainstream brands across Canada. By prioritizing the Right Partner, Right Property, and Right Place, and collaborating with IHG’s brand, design, and operations teams, he aims to drive strategic growth for IHG brands and ensure the success of development partners and shareholders. 

This is a limited space event. If you register and are no longer able to attend, please notify the advancement office so we may offer your spot to another person. Failure to comply with this policy will result in not being able to attend the next two Alumni Office Hour events.