Thomas Penny, III


Thomas Penny is President of Donohoe Hospitality. As the senior leader of Donohoe Hospitality, Thomas guides the operation of a portfolio of 15 business class hotels, which are affiliated with the Marriott, Hilton, Choice and InterContinental Hotels Group. Thomas’ leadership responsibilities for Donohoe Hospitality include strategic planning, overall operational direction, development and acquisition of properties, and long-term financial and capital planning.

Thomas is a career hospitality professional with multi-brand hotel experience and a history of achieving above-average results in the areas of employee satisfaction, guest satisfaction, market share and profitability. Thomas joined The Donohoe Companies in 1996 and he has shared a successful 21+ year career with the company in both a developmental and hands-on operational capacity. Thomas serves on the Board of the American Hotel & Lodging Association and is a past Board Chair and member of the Hotel Association of Washington, DC.