Metro Denver Lodging Council

In addition to networking events that include speakers on topics that affect the local community, MDLC actively lobbies at the local level on behalf of the hotel industry.

MDLC's 2022 Board of Directors

David Coonan
Chairman of the Board
Hotel Teatro
Scott Perry
Chair Elect
Home 2 Suites &
Tru by Hilton Denver Downtown Colorado Convention Center
Nick Moshetti
Secretary/Treasurer
The Brown Palace Hotel & Spa

David Cirincione                             AC & Le Meridien Denver Downtown  Tony Dunn
Sheraton Denver Downtown
Brian Leiker
Renaissance Denver Downtown City Center Hotel
Greg Leonard
Hyatt Regency Denver
Brad Mills
Ritz Carlton Denver
Amanda Parsons
Thompson Denver
Allen Paty
Doubletree by Hilton Denver Central Park
Denise Pflume                      Hilton Denver City Center Steve Santomo                       Sage Hospitality Group

Jenna Smith                                    Hilton Garden Inn Denver Downtown 

Jen Atkins
Propark Mobility

Michael Engleberg
Valiant
Dawn Montgomery
Encore Global
Eric Olson
Metro State University of Denver, School of Hospitality

Events

In 2023, MDLC will host a variety of events including:

February 21st – 4:00 p.m. – MDLC Happy Hour (Hotel Teatro)

March 9thDowntown GM Lunch (Hampton Inn/Homewood Suites Denver)

May 9th - MDLC Golf Tournament (Hilton Denver Inverness)

June 8th - Downtown GM Lunch (The Brown Palace) GMs only!

July 13th - Downtown GM Lunch (Westin Denver Downtown)GMs only

August 8th – MDLC Lunch with the Denver City Council

October 10th – 4:00 p.m. – MDLC Trade Show

November 9th - Downtown GM Lunch (Magnolia Denver) GMs only!

December 5th – 4:00 p.m. – MDLC Happy Hour

Registration for all events will open 60 days prior - click here to view the Events Page to register.

Government Affairs

MDLC contracts with Sewald Hanfling Public Affairs to represent hotels on a variety of issues of importance to Denvefr hoteliers.  MDLC is actively engaged with the City on issues including:  crime, homelessness, green building requirements, marijuana hospitality establishments, and mairjuna delivery.

MDLC members can access a current sumary of the issues we are lobbying/monitoring in the City & County of Denver by clicking here.  

MDLC Membership

CHLA members can join the Metro Denver Lodging Council for an additional fee as outlined below.  Please email Dana Gresham to join MDLC.

Lodging Members
Less than 200 rooms
Lodging Members
200+ rooms
Allied Members
Vendors & Suppliers
$750/year $1000/year $750/year

Includes 1 representative at the 6 annual MDLC networking events (exluding Golf Tournament). Additional guests are $35 each. The same representative from your company does not need to be the same person each time.

Includes 1 representative at the luncheons. Additional guests $35 each. Includes 5 networking events for 1 representative from your property or company; does not need to be the same person each time.

Includes 1 representative at the luncheons. Additional guests $35 each. Includes 5 networking events for 1 representative from your property or company; does not need to be the same person each time.