Vice President of Operations


Brian Hutchins joined the Wischermann Partners executive team in 2015 as Regional Director of Operations. Brian’s WP portfolio of hotels ranges from luxury hotels to convention center properties and market-leading lifestyle properties. He leads these assets in all aspects of operations maximizing profits to owners while delivering memorable guest experience through operational excellence. Brian believes in leading with a culture of finding top talent and developing people from within them.

Prior to his current role, Brian served as the General Manager of the 605-room Sheraton and Le Meridien Complex in Charlotte, North Carolina. Brian brings more than 18 years of hospitality experience to Wischermann Partners. He worked for Starwood Hotels and Resorts for 7 years in multiple hotel executive roles in the key cities of Philadelphia, Washington D.C., and Chicago.

Brian has a deep understanding of hotel operations in many different types of markets, operating hotels in primary and secondary cities, airport locations, resort/beach properties and 1,000+ room downtown convention hotels. During his time with Starwood Hotels and Resorts, Brian operated properties under several different brands including Sheraton, Westin, and Le Meridien Hotels. Brian also possesses experience in the successful opening of multiple hotels with Starwood and Wischermann Partners.

Brian attended Pennsylvania State University to earn a bachelor’s degree in Organizational Leadership. He is currently based in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania with his family.