Christopher Norton, CEO, Equinox Hotels
Christopher Norton is CEO of Equinox Hotels. The first hotel is scheduled to open in New York City’s Hudson Yards in early 2019. He is also an active board member for the world’s number one hospitality school, École hôtelière de Lausanne located in Switzerland. With the aim to open 30 hotels in the next 10 years, Christopher will oversee all facets of the Equinox Hotels business that aims to redefine the luxury/lifestyle experience. Norton brings to Equinox more than 40 years of industry experience of which he spent 28 with Four Seasons Hotels & Resorts in his recent capacity as President and COO, overseeing design, construction, procurement, global operations and repositioning a classic hotel to appeal to the luxury consumer.