Robert Mayer

CHAIRMAN EMERITUS: MAYER CORP.

Family, business patriarch … saw HB hotels, residential, retail decades ago where others saw sand, surf … built Hyatt Regency, Waterfront Hilton … 950 rooms … life turning point ‘purchase of Waterfront property’ … one that got away ‘Long Beach Pike project’ … brisk schedule in his 90s … natty dresser … storytelling memoirist … Business Journal Person of the Year, Hospitality, 2016