Steve Santomo

Steve is a passionate third-generation hotelier who finds great satisfaction in helping team members realize their full potential and achieve their goals. As Vice President, Premier Collection, Steve provides strategic oversight to the operations of entire Premier Collection, encompassing our branded and soft-branded luxury and upper upscale hotels. He is responsible for overall results, as well as the development and execution of strategies that support, strengthen and increase the performance of these properties. Steve began his journey with us in 2018 as the General Manager of Embassy Suites Denver Downtown, and then  

Prior to Sage, Steve was the Senior Vice President of Destination Resorts Management for Destination Hotels & Resorts/Two Roads Hospitality, where he was responsible for both overseeing operations and spearheading new acquisitions for the rental management division.  He held multiple leadership roles over his decade with Destination, including Area Managing Director of Destination Resorts Snowmass and General Manager of the Teton Mountain Lodge & Spa. Steve has also held positions with Vail Resorts Inc., Lodgian Inc. and Winegardner & Hammons Hotel Management Company. 

Steve earned his bachelor’s degree in Hotel and Food Administration from Boston University and volunteers for Habitat for Humanity of Metro Denver. 


Sage Hotel Management


Vice President, Premier Collection

Joined Sage



2019 Sage Awards of excellence for Revenue, Profit & Forecast accuracy.

Favorite Travel Destination

The Amalfi Coast/Rome. Within the US I enjoy travelling to the Florida Keys and Wailea HI.

Bucket List Item

To travel around the world