Dave Walsh, Senior Director of Project Management for Marriott’s Global Design Select, Extended Stay and Lifestyle brand new builds, conversions, and adaptive reuse hotels in the U.S. and Canada. He has been with Marriott for over 20 years supporting the design and construction of almost 3,000 hotels. Recently, Dave is focused on Marriott’s modular initiative supporting efforts to drive modular alternative learnings across hospitality development as well as the design, construction and manufactures communities. A graduate of the University of Maryland, Dave began his career with Clark Construction working on commercial, healthcare and sports complex’s. In 2002 and 2012 Dave and his teams were acknowledged for their outstanding service and leadership receiving Marriott’s Global Design Distinguished Service Award.