Dominic Dragisich is Chief Financial Officer for Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH), one of the world’s leading hotel companies. In this role, he leads Choice’s overall financial strategy and corporate growth initiatives to drive ongoing expansion across major markets and maximize shareholder value. Mr. Dragisich also heads the company’s Corporate Development team, overseeing strategic corporate investments, joint ventures, acquisitions, and business alliances.
Mr. Dragisich joined Choice Hotels in 2017 in his current executive position. During his tenure, he successfully streamlined the company’s budgeting, forecasting and capital allocation processes, and has led several initiatives to support the company’s continued growth in the upscale hotel segment. Most notably, Mr. Dragisich established a strategic finance organization within the company to help define and support long-term business objectives, including those for Choice’s upscale brands.
Prior to joining Choice Hotels, Mr. Dragisich served as chief financial officer at XO Communications, a national provider of advanced telecommunications services. There, he oversaw all aspects of the company’s financial operations, including accounting, financial planning and analysis, revenue assurance, real estate, treasury, billing and credit and collections. In addition, he successfully returned the company to top-line growth, increased profitability and played a lead role in the company’s eventual sale to Verizon Communications, Inc. Earlier in his career, Mr. Dragisich held senior finance and operational positions at Marriott International, NII Holdings and Deloitte Consulting.
Mr. Dragisich earned his bachelor’s degree in finance and accounting from the University of Virginia’s McIntire School of Commerce and his MBA from Harvard Business School.