Ferinoosh Khosravi is part of Senior Management for Interstate Hotels and Resorts, the leading U.S. based global hotel Management Company. IHR has been recognized as a leader in hotel and resort investment, management, acquisition, and development.
Ferinoosh joined The Interstate Hotels and Resort’s team, at their flagship New York City property The Roosevelt Hotel in 2007 - and held a succession of Senior Management positions, including: Head of the film & entertainment department, overseeing the corporate/social special events and acted as the Deputy Director of Catering in 2012. She runs the Catering department’s social media and is the contributing writer and blogger for local New York City publications. Part of her responsibility is cultivating the local social markets with the hotel, by leveraging the hotel’s unique brand attributes. She is known for being one of the most progressive and out-of- the-box thinkers in the hospitality industry. See more at:
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Ferinoosh began her career back in Los Angeles in 2001 as a creative principal director of “The Magical Weddings” a Los Angeles-based boutique wedding firm. She then joined Starwood Hotels and Resorts and was part of the brand new team that helped open the St. Regis Hotel Los Angeles. After the closing of the hotel in 2004, she joined the management team at The Lansdowne Hotels and Resorts in Leesburg VA, where she helped open the 9-hole executive golf course, Shark bite designed by legendary golfer Greg Norman. She then moved to Washington DC to help re-open the newly remodeled world famous Regency Ballroom at the Omni Shoreham Hotel. In 2007 she moved to New York City to join the sales team at the Roosevelt Hotel and help re-vamp the Catering department. In 2009 she assumed the responsibility of overseeing all film and entertainment production at the hotel which lead her to bring more than a two dozen local shows and a few major motion pictures to the Hotel. See more at: www.gngcd.com/ & http://www.lansdowneresort.com/ › ... › Golf Courses , www.examiner.com/.../omni-hotels-12-historic-members-combine-luxur... www.theynyknow.com/ www.thenyknow.com/.../keeping-entertainment-locally-ferinoosh-khosravi-ou.../
She holds a B.S. in Applied Biology from Metro State University of Colorado with undergraduate studies in Bio-Chemistry from the University of Colorado, Denver.
Ferinoosh is a member of The Association of Image Consultants International www.aici.org/ (AICI), International Special Events Society New York chapter www.ises.com/ (ISES) and the Board of advisors for Wedding Wire Inc. www.weddingaces.com/ She constantly participates with “Made in NY,” a branch of the Mayor's Office of Film, Theatre & Broadcasting www.nyc.gove/film to keep entertainment local!
In 2012, Ferinoosh was nominated for the BizBash New York Readers' Choice Awards followed with a 2013 nomination for an www.eventsolutiononline.com Event Solutions Spotlight Award as The Event Planner of the Year.