Charles Cushman Wins Hotel Management 40 Over 40 Award

NEW BERN, N.C.Hotel Management has recognized Heron Hospitality CEO Charles Cushman as a 40 over 40 award winner.  

Each year, Hotel Management selects a class of hoteliers working at any level in a hotel field. This includes property-or company-level hotel operations, management, ownership, technology, asset management, consulting, training, sales & marketing.

“Charles began his career in the hotel industry while concurrently managing his responsibilities as a devoted father and the managing partner of his former law firm,” says Gary Curry, COO of Heron Hospitality. “He entered the hotel sector during some of the most challenging periods in our industry and adeptly achieved our objective of adding one new property each year, all while establishing a robust foundation for our thriving hospitality company.”


Founded in 2016, Heron Hospitality is among the rising stars within the hotel management sector. Heron Hospitality brands are known for their coastal and casual comfort. The company manages a growing portfolio of properties spread across the Carolinas.