Robert Arigo is the new vice president of operations for M&R Hotel Management. He will oversee the company’s 15 managed hotels in the New York City.
Arigo previously was senior director of operations for Hersha Hospitality Management’s New York properties. Hersha is run by brothers Jay Shah, CEO, and Neil Shah, president and CFO.
He was chief operating officer and asset manager for New York-based Widewaters Hotels LLC from 2010 to 2012, and he has worked as a general manager of hotels in New York, Florida and Virginia from 2007 to 2010. Prior to that he held senior positions at Capital Hotel Management and Highgate Hotels.
Arigo has a bachelor’s degree in finance from Bentley College in Waltham, Massachusetts.