Steve Spear


Steve is originality from Hershey PA, where he began his hospitality career at the young of 13. Steve moved to Charleston, SC in 1991 to attend Johnson & Wales University, and graduated with a Bachelors Degree in Hotel, Restaurant, and Institutional Management.

Over the course of the next 22 years, Steve focused on providing exceptional service as a Director of Sales, General Manager and Region Director of Operations.

In 2010, Steve was presented with the CHA (Certified Hotel Administration) accreditation, the most prestigious certification available to a hotel general manager, from the American Hotel Lodging Association. In 2014, Steve joined an elite group of hospitality professionals, focusing on in-depth revenue management, earning him the CRME (Certified Revenue Management Executive) accreditation, from the Hospitality Sales & Marketing Association International.

Most recent, In July 2018, Steve was named as Charleston’s Hospitality Inspiration 2018 by Charleston Restaurant Association.

In his free time, Steve enjoys spending quality time with his wife Cassi, and four children.

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