Chief Operating Officer

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Whip Morrison Triplett serves as Chief Operating Officer for North Point Hospitality and joined the company in August 2001. In that capacity, Whip oversees the daily operation of the company, which includes operations for all North Point owned and managed hotels, construction of current projects, and due diligence of potential hotel development opportunities.

A 1992 graduate of Auburn University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Hotel and Restaurant Management, Whip has more than 40 years of hospitality experience.

With a commitment to community, he served as the 2006 Chairman of Visit Savannah, the 2011 and 2019 Chairman of Savannah’s Tourism Leadership Council, and the 2016 Chairman of the Savannah Area Chamber of Commerce. Additionally, he has served as president of Leadership Savannah and he currently holds a position on the Hilton Product Advisory Council. In 2014, he and his wife, Stephanie, established an endowed scholarship in the School of Hotel and Restaurant Management at Auburn University where he currently serves as Chair of that program’s advisory board. Mr. Triplett also serves on the Board of Advisors for the Dean of the School of Human Sciences at Auburn University and was recently named 2024 Outstanding Alumnus by the College of Human Sciences.

Whip prefers to spend his free time with his wife, Stephanie, and two adult children: son, Tristan, and daughter, Brooks.