Our founder and chief strategist, Houssam Chouman, has served as a CEO confidant and senior advisor to industry leaders with many locations and hundreds of managers and employees in their downstream influence.
In addition to leading Hospitality Development Company, he has owned and operated restaurants, bakeries, juice bars, and retail specialty food concepts. Chouman has operational and executive experience in several key sectors of the food service industry, including restaurants, airline and hospital food service, and high-volume sports stadium/airport concessions. Among many other positions, he has served as CEO for The Restaurant Group and also for The Hospitality Group, Managing Partner for several concepts. Directing the largest airline catering and ground services hub., he was able to stabilize this high-profile profit center by turning $2 million in annualized losses into sustained profitability within eight months of taking charge. Chouman has served on numerous boards and has spoken at numerous institutions on the subject of hospitality.
Spearheaded by some of the most experienced and versatile talents in the country, Houssam has covered an extended education in hospitality development,
hotel investment and business economics. He has acquired various diplomas in project and change management as well as strategic marketing. With over 15 years of experience in the hospitality sector, he established three companies in Doha, Qatar (Bahamas Hospitality) and in Beirut, Lebanon (Hospitality Development Company & The Consultant).
The Consultant’s culture is loyalty-based and focused on retention. We understand the importance of growth, accountability and hard work to communicate on all levels. We know who we are and what we believe in. We value our commitment to meet all promises made, whether to customers, associates or owners. Strong work ethics, natural trust, close teamwork, professionalism and continuous endeavor for improvement of quality are some of the prime guiding principles of our corporate philosophy.
We look forward to parenting with those who share the same passion, commitment, values and long-term growth objectives to participate in our future success.
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