Our Team




With 30 years of hospitality industry experience, Jerry has a broad knowledge of hotel operations, program management, design implementation and development.  As Chief Operating Officer, he is responsible for overseeing, developing and setting the direction of The Gettys Group’s day-to-day operations and growth strategies.  Jerry leads a team of  dedicated,  creative  team  members  who  create  new  brands,  design  beautifully  engaging  spaces  and  bring  design visions to life.  


At  The  Gettys  Group,  Jerry  has  been  instrumental  in  developing  several  innovative  new  business  groups,  including our proprietary Integrated Solutions procurement system; Gettys ONE, our design approach tailored for select-service  brands,  and  the  continued  growth  of  our  Hospitality  Development  initiative.    A  natural  thought  leader, Jerry is a frequent speaker at industry events and is often called upon by the global hospitality media for his insights and expertise


Jerry holds a Bachelor’s degree in Finance and Economics from Illinois State University.