David Chestler is currently SiteMinder's EVP Global Enterprise Sales and Business Development.David Chestler’s passion for hotel technology has allowed him to forge a rich career with over 26 years in the industry. Prior to SiteMinder, David held senior positions at BirchStreet Systems, RateGain, Pegasus Solutions, Utell International and Visual Data Corp (ONSM) – to name a few – and most recently worked at Sceptre Hospitality Resources, a U.S. eCommerce firm. Today David is strategically focused on SiteMinder’s partner development, global account development and new revenue opportunities. He is active with HSMAI, HEDNA, Skål and, in 2014, was announced one the first co-chairs of HTNG’s newly-established Software Resource Team. David holds a B.S. in communication, marketing and sociology from Florida International University with family, golf, cooking, gardening and travel high on his list of favorite things in the world.