|The Dorn Group, Ltd. is a full-service hospitality consulting
firm focused on providing strategic planning, operational management and executive search services
to the hotel, restaurant and private club industries. Charles D. Dorn,
CCM is the Managing Director of The Dorn Group, Ltd.
Our company is dedicated to helping its clients maximize potential
through exceptional management. Created in 2005 by Charles D. Dorn,
CCM, we strive to deliver proven strategies to our clients to capitalize
on their potential in an ever changing world.
Based in New York, The Dorn Group, Ltd. is client driven, solution
based, and dedicated to providing the best advice and services in
a timely and cost efficient manner.
Charles Dorn has more then 30 years of experience in the field
having spent 12 years as General Manager of the Union Club of the
City of New York. His Private Club experience also includes The
Chemists' Club (General Manager), The Petroleum Club of Anchorage
(Manager), and The Stock Exchange Luncheon Club (Assistant Manager)
Dorn's experience also includes the Rye Town Hilton, Meadowlands
Hilton, Guyan Golf and Country Club and Parker Meridien Hotel.
Charles Dorn has completed consulting projects for various clients
throughout the world. Clients have included Windows on The World,
Madison Square Garden, Lantana Beach Club in Bermuda, Plantation
Bay Hotel and Casino in Aruba and Fiesta Americana's Coral Beach
Hotel in Cancun.
Dorn received a Bachelor of Science degree from The Conrad N. Hilton
College of Hotel and Restaurant Management at the University of
Houston and attended The Lawrenceville School in Lawrenceville,
New Jersey. Dorn has continued his education at The Culinary Institute
of America and at Beringer Vineyards.
For many years, Dorn has been involved in hospitality education.
He serves on the Dean's Advisory Board at the Hilton College and
has served on the Business Council of the University of New Haven's
Hotel Program. Dorn currently serves as an Adjunct Faculty Member
at the Preston Robert Tisch Center for Hospitality, Tourism and
Sports Management at New York University. He has lectured at the
University of Houston, Cornell University, New York City Technical
College and the Vocational Foundation in New York.
Dorn has served as Co-Chair for the Foundation for the Treatment
of Children with Aids annual fund raising effort. He has been selected
for Who's Who in the East and Who's Who of Professionals. Dorn was
presented with the Founding Dean's Award, a Distinguished Alumni
Award from the University of Houston and was selected as the Tanqueray
Club Manager of the Year in 2001.
Charles and his wife Karen, live in Rye, New York with their twins,
Sam and Caroline and their son, Philip. In his spare time, Dorn
is an avid gardener, cook, wine enthusiast and New York Ranger fan.