José Jové, partner at Avalos Asociados, has 40 years of experience in the hospitality industry, as well as in the financial sector. Since the beginning of his career in 1964, he has held a variety of positions in the hotel industry related to the areas of administration, food and beverage, finance, and sales and marketing. He worked for Hilton Hotels Corp. as Director of Sales and Marketing for Mexico and Latin America. He was then promoted to General Manager of Hilton Hotels in Mexico, with development of the chain as his primary responsibility.
Jové is the author of “Food and Beverage Merchandising in a Hotel Operation.” He is the former President of the Hospitality Sales and Marketing Association International (HSMAI) Acapulco Chapter, SKAL Club.