Shawn Gracey oversees Key International’s extensive hospitality division. Shawn also focuses on identifying hotel investment opportunities and leading development of new projects and existing property renovations.
Shawn has nearly three decades of experience within the luxury and independent lifestyle hospitality sector. Past experiences include General Manager and Area Managing Director roles for hotels in Texas, North Carolina and Florida. Shawn served as Area Managing Director for Eden Roc Miami Beach, a world-renowned South Florida landmark. While financial success has been his key assignment, Shawn approaches profit improvement and margin management with the simultaneous goal of maintaining the guest experience. Shawn also managed multiple operational assignments in Atlanta, Los Angeles and Orange County, CA.
Shawn is a graduate of the University of Missouri-Columbia with a Bachelor of Science degree in Hotel and Restaurant Management. In line with Key International’s commitment to the community, he is an active board member in a variety of industry associations including the Greater Miami Beach Hotel Association (GMBHA) and the Florida Restaurant & Lodging Association (FRLA).