Ed Conway is the General Manager of Sedona Rouge, a AAA Three Diamond Hotel & Spa in Sedona. In addition to managing the hotel, Conway serves as Vice President of the Board of Directors of the Sedona Lodging Council and on the Board of the Arizona Lodging & Hotel Association. I am a member of Seven Canyons.
Ed earned an M.S. degree in the Hospitality Administration & Management from the University of Nevada at Las Vegas. Prior to arriving in Sedona, Ed managed Greenhorn Creek Resort in California’s historic Gold Country, served as Director of Operations at the prestigious California Culinary Academy and as General Manager of the Hotel Savoy, an elegant boutique hotel. Ed’s hotel career internationally included postings in the Caribbean, South Africa and Russia.
Ed holds the designation of Certified Hotel Administrator (CHA). CHA is the most prestigious certification available to a hotel general manager and acknowledges an elite group of hospitality professionals whose leadership and managerial skills have been acquired through a combination of education and experience. Ed was selected General Manager of the Year in 2009 by Luxe Worldwide Hotels.
Since moving to Sedona, Ed has embraced the community with his involvement in many area organizations including previous Board positions with the Sedona Chamber of Commerce and Boys & Girls Club or Northern Arizona. He has been involved with each of the Sedona 30’s Miracle Charity events since their inception in 2006.