HAC Chairperson

Vito Curalli, MBA, CHA
Executive Director
Canada, Latin America & International Sales
Hilton Worldwide

As the Executive Director of Sales for Canada, Latin America and the International Sales offices in the Americas, Vito oversees several teams with responsibilities for over $350 Million in revenue to the organization. Prior to joining Hilton Worldwide, Vito was the Vice President of Development for AFM Hospitality based in Toronto, overseeing a team of franchise development managers throughout Canada. AFM encompassed several brands including Ramada, Howard Johnson and Park Plaza hotels.

Vito is a graduate of Ryerson University's Hospitality and Tourism School (BComm.) and the University of Guelph's Hospitality and Tourism Management School (MBA). He received his CHA designation in 2016. Vito has taught Sales and Marketing Courses at Ryerson University's Hospitality and Tourism School and currently sits on several boards including the Hotel Association of Canada, Ryersonís Ted Rogers Schoolís Dean Council and Humberís School of Hospitality Advisory Board.

Hilton Worldwide is one of the largest and fastest growing hospitality companies in the world, with more than 4,900 hotels, resorts and timeshare properties comprising more than 758,000 rooms in 105 countries and territories.