North Point Hospitality, an award-winning Atlanta-based hotel development and management company, is pleased to announce Christy Shapard as their 2023 Executive of the Year. Christy joined North Point Hospitality in March 2018 and is the Vice President of Human Resources. Before joining North Point Hospitality, Christy translated the HR function in banking, healthcare, higher education, and telecommunications for over 15 years.

“As the landscape in human resources continues to evolve,” says Whip M. Triplett, Chief Operating Officer of North Point Hospitality. “Christy has been instrumental in ensuring North Point Hospitality is at the forefront of the changing times related to benefits, talent, and culture.”

Christy was presented this award by S. Jay Patel, President & CEO, alongside Whip Triplett, Chief Operating Officer, at the year-end strategic meeting for North Point Hospitality in Cancun, Mexico.

Based in Atlanta, GA, North Point Hospitality, and its affiliate companies have developed 38 hotels from the ground up with a total investment of more than $580 million. The Company owns and operates eight hotels in the southeastern United States, including the nation’s only Marriott Tri-branded hotel; the AC/Residence Inn/Springhill Suites in Nashville, TN. North Point currently has an additional five hotels under construction or active development at a total project cost of more than $420 million.