Federico Moreno-Nickerson_3rd Leisure Partners Mexico Hotel & Resort Expansion Forum
Federico Moreno-Nickersonjoined ALG in July 2017 to support the expansion of the company’s footprint for AM Resorts, specifically in Mexico, the English-speaking Caribbean and Latin America. Moreno-Nickerson leverages over 30 years of experience in luxury hotel management / operations, destination / hotel marketing, and travel product development in the luxury space. Before joining ALG Development, Moreno-Nickerson spent 13 years as director of product development at Classic Vacations, Expedia’s luxury brand, responsible for Caribbean and Mexico. Prior to that, in his role as Senior Director of Marketing at Four Seasons Hotels & Resorts, for nearly a decade, he successfully opened the hotel in Mexico City and the resort in Punta Mita. During this same time, Federico also accepted the Promotions Committee President role at the Mexico City Hotel Association. Federico was later appointed as Chief Counsel of Mexico City’s first Tourism Board, where he co-authored the destination’s first Strategic Marketing Plan. Recognized for his luxury travel and destination marketing expertise, Federico is a founding member of the World Heritage Alliance between Expedia Inc. and the United Nations Foundation, and a frequent speaker on UNESCO World Heritage Sites.
Throughout his career, Moreno-Nickersonworked for several international chains in the Caribbean, United States and Europesuch as Accor, Four Seasons, Hilton International and Hyatt Domestic, and in Mexico with Posadas and Camino Real.
Federico is a graduate of the Conrad N. Hilton College of Hotel and Restaurant Management at the University of Houston where he earned both a Bachelor of Science Degree and a Masters in Hospitality Management.