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John Berndt

Canandaigua, New York

Senior advisor for multi-use projects for International brands, independent owners/developers on hospitality operations,

Key Consulting Services

  • Operations
  • Asset Management


John has successfully developed, opened and operated Iconic independent hotels, restaurants, beach clubs and resorts as well as major International brands including Ritz-Carlton, Hyatt, Starwood, Cipriani, Pan Pacific and Marco Polo International Hotel groups.


He advises multi-use project owners/developers on conceptual design, hospitality operations, programing, branding, positioning and joint venture opportunities. John has been involved in all aspects of development, opening and operating premier luxury brands in retail, hotels, resorts, clubs, restaurants, residences, spa's and casino's around the world.

Professional & Other

John is currently working on redevelopment projects and improvement plans for major hotels in Rochester New York as well as developing mixed use retreats in the Finger lakes wine country. Most recently completing an assignment with the New York Wine and Culinary Center for Wegman’s, Constellation brands with Public funding to educate and promote New York States agriculture, wineries, breweries, craft beverages, artisans and entrepreneurs. John has spearheaded the successful development, rebranding, renovation and operations for restaurants, hotels, beach clubs and resorts in Asia.


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