Bryan joined Corporex in 2020 as Managing Director of Corporex’ s two hotel companies, Commonwealth Hotels, Inc and the Commonwealth Collection Inc. Prior to joining the Company, he spent over 35 years as an executive in the hospitality industry. Most recently Bryan was the Chief Operating Officer on Northwest Indiana based White Lodging. During his tenure as COO, he successfully led the company to double its revenues and profits in a six year period. Prior to White Lodging, Bryan served as the Senior Vice President of Franchise Operations for Hyatt Hotels, where he successfully led the development and launching of the Hyatt Place and Hyatt House brands for Hyatt. Mr. Hayes has also served on various advisory councils for Marriott, Hilton and Hyatt. He has served on the Strategic Alliance Council of Purdue Universities Hospitality department and the Business Advisory Board of Edinboro University School of Business. He is a graduate of Edinboro University’s School of Business with a degree in Business Administration.