Though a Southern California native, Peter Elefson spent a large portion of his formative years in Indonesia where he was fortunate to travel around Southeast Asia and ultimately fell in love with hotels & resorts. He begun his hospitality career back in California holding various rooms and revenue management positions with independent luxury resorts. Now Peter helps oversee the hotel client relationship engagement and success efforts at Preferred Travel Group for the US & Canada. In his role he also leads the relationship for key partner brands like Montage International, Wynn Resorts, Salamander Resorts and others, as well as new hotel development.
Preferred Travel Group is a family-owned company that operates global travel and hospitality brands Preferred Hotels & Resorts, Beyond Green, Historic Hotels of America, Historic Hotels Worldwide, PTG Consulting, and Beyond Green Travel. Preferred Hotels & Resorts is the world’s largest independent hotel brand, representing more than 650 distinctive hotels, resorts, residences, and unique hotel groups across 80 countries.