David Lylis has built his business career in Marketing in the Real Estate sector in various Executive level positions, most recently with a subsidiary of Hyatt Hotels and Resorts.
Formerly from New England where he managed the marketing function for Eastern Resorts, LLC of Newport, RI, he joined the Hyatt organization as Marketing Director to develop and manage a condominium resort property in Dorado, Puerto Rico, adjacent to the Cerromar Oceanfront Resort. Mr. Lylis resided in Dorado, Puerto Rico for four years, through the completion of the project.
Before joining Sunbelt Business Brokers, Mr. Lylis spent ten years as National Marketing Director for Hyatt Vacation Ownership at Corporate headquarters in St. Petersburg, FL.
He is an experienced Executive level Director with strategic marketing, business development, and sales experience.
Mr. Lylis is married to Susan Herman Lylis, Executive Director for a Conservation Foundation in Washington, DC. His hobbies include trading equities, options, and investing, and he has restored two Triumph British sports cars which continue to be garaged at his home in Safety Harbor, FL.
He is a graduate of the University of Massachusetts at Amherst, and is a member of the American, Marketing Association, the Direct Marketing Association Travel and Hospitality Council, and the American Resort Development Association
Mr. Lylis has a daughter who resides in Easthampton, MA.