Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Mr. Berger brings over 30 years of experience in the Hospitality industry to RHG. He previously served as Regional, Financial Controller of one of the largest Hospitality Operating Companies in the US today. In his role as Vice President & Chief Financial Officer, Ken oversees all financial management of Real Hospitality’s properties and corporate office. Mr. Berger brings an extensive background in hospitality finance and operations serving as the Financial and Regional Controller for multiple Hotels, Convention Centers, Dinner Theatres, Nightclubs and Golf Resorts throughout his career. Ken is an experienced gaming management professional having served as Financial Controller during the pre-opening and opening of the first property awarded a category 3 gaming license in his home State of Pennsylvania. Ken has a vast amount of multi property experience serving as a Regional Controller for over 30 hotel properties during his tenure with one of the largest brands in hospitality.
Ken attended Temple University and was awarded his Bachelor of Science degree in accounting from LaSalle University. He brings extensive internal and external audit experience to the group and has worked closely with numerous accounting firms including, but not limited to Price Waterhouse Coopers, KPMG and Ernst & Young. In addition to his financial responsibilities and oversight, Ken is responsible for the group’s insurance program, contract negotiations and compliance, owner’s lender reporting, business development and balance sheet/profit and loss analysis.