Don Trainor is a seasoned construction professional with a wealth of experience in the hospitality, residential and tenant improvement markets. Don’s responsibilities included oversight of feasibility studies, budgeting, hiring of architect and engineering consultants and general contractors at all phases from start to turnover to operations. Don served 10 years as Vice President of Howard S. Wright Constructors and as Regional Manager of the San Francisco office, developing a Special Projects Group focused on hotel renovations and tenant improvement. He also served as a Principal for the company’s in-house Construction Management group.
Don also served as the Vice President of Construction at the Kimpton Group where he oversaw the construction and renovation of over 20 new hotel projects nationwide. Prior to Kimpton, Don was Vice President of Skanska, formerly Baugh Construction working in Seattle, Portland and northern California. Don received his BA from Washington State University.