Gerard J. Inzerillo
CEO Forbes Travel Guide (2014 - 2018)
Jerry, as he is known by most in the business, is a visionary recognized for his trademark innovation and his extensive network of contacts in tourism, hospitality, entertainment, and business, cultivated during his five decades as a manager and executive in the hospitality and entertainment industries.
During his storied career, Inzerillo has developed some of the world's most famous and successful lifestyle brands in tourism and entertainment. His leadership has been instrumental in the successful globalization of Forbes Travel Guide as well as in the conceptualization and operations of breakthrough properties, such as Atlantis, One&Only Resorts, Ian Schrager Hotels, Four Seasons, and Hilton Hotels.
During his tenure as CEO of Forbes Travel Guide, Inzerillo led the company from its North American origins to the most trusted and respected recognition of service excellence worldwide. Forbes Travel Guide evaluated more than 2,000 of the world's finest properties.
Post Interview: On September 5, 2018, Jerry left Forbes Travel Guide for his new role as the CEO of the Diriyah Gate Development Authority in Saudi Arabia. We wish him all the best.