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Chris Mellone

VP Operations
p. (585)272-2350 ext 236

Chris leads the day-to-day operation of our hotel property teams.  He started with Essex in 2008, serving first as a General Manager before joining the home office as Director Hotel Performance.  In his current role, he is responsible for driving top-line performance and operational efficiencies.  Chris graduated from Canisius College with a BS in Hospitality Management and studied abroad at Glion Institute of Higher Education in Switzerland.  He also holds the designation of Certified Hotel Administrator.