Advisory Board Bio – William Giraldez

William Giraldez

William Giraldez

General Manager, Crowne Plaza Orlando Downtown

William Giraldez was appointed General Manager at the Crowne Plaza Downtown Orlando in August 2023 by Vista Hospitality Management. He started working for Vista at the Doubletree by Hilton Deerfield Beach/Boca Raton, July 2021.


His career spans over 30+ years as a leader in the Hospitality industry, having the opportunity to work for Brands like Marriott, Hilton, Doubletree, Embassy, IHG and top tier operators like Heritage Hotels and Resorts in New Mexico. Prior moving his career in the hospitality industry, he spent time in the US Army. 


He also enjoys spending time with his wife Stacey, daughters Teresa and Angelica, and son William.