Paul Leone, President, Breakers Palm Beach, Inc.
UK alumnus Paul N. Leone, president and chief operating officer of Breakers Palm Beach Inc., will share insights on his career in the high-end hospitality industry.
Leone joined The Breakers in 1985 as controller and was later promoted to vice president and chief financial officer. Since 1992, he served as president of Flagler System Management, and in October 1994, became president and chief operating officer of The Breakers Palm Beach and Flagler System, Inc.
Leone has restored a strong sense of pride and teamwork in the 112-year old company's 2,300 staff members. An excellent communicator, approachable leader and extremely disciplined, Mr. Leone is dedicated to the highest standards of conduct and performance.
After graduation, Leone began his career at Coopers & Lybrand in Louisville, Ky. He later relocated to Coopers & Lybrand in West Palm Beach, Fla., where he worked with various hospitality accounts, including The Breakers.
He will be speaking to Gatton's Marketing 430 class, and we welcome all Gatton students to attend. To ensure we have enough space, please RSVP above.
Thursday, April 19, 2018
11:00 am – 12:30 pm
- Gatton 307 - Woodward Hall
- Gatton Students