Carver Road Hospitality creates lifestyle experiences driven by exceptional customer service layered into curated, blended environments. We build best-in-class hospitality for the 21st century. Our team of passionate professionals have decades of experience in building some of your favorite hospitality brands. Our attention to detail and ability to harness intangibles allow us to produce 'unforgettable' moments and serve them with a smile.




Lifestyle hospitality concepts tailored for specific objectives



Aggressively driving traffic through strategic programming and communication, PR and social media



Actionable acumen operating large scale blended spaces in all hospitality sectors



Curating the customer’s interaction with an attention to detail and commitment to service that sets us apart



From concept-to-profit and



Closely managing budgets and expenses to deliver profitability and premium margins


Hospitality in the 21st century is more than a service or a space, but a carefully curated blend of sensory experiences.

More so, different spaces, venues and locations require a different formula of components. Drawing upon decades of experience, we build custom solutions that utilize key elements, including:

  • Building teams of professionals who believe in our core culture of service and respect
  • Effectively utilizing marketing strategy to stand apart from the competition
  • Delivering exceptional execution through attention to detail
  • Inspiring people through interior design and layout
  • Deploying social media as an engagement channel with guests 
  • Creating that 'IT' factor that is both memorable and irreplaceable 

Most importantly though, we make it fun!


Sean Christie
Sean Christie
Chief Executive Officer
Sean Christie brings over two decades of industry experience and entrepreneurship to his role as CEO of Carver Road Hospitality.
Bryan Bass
Bryan Bass
VP of Hospitality Marketing
Bryan is a well-respected hospitality and marketing professional with two decades of industry experience.
Nelson Famadas
Nelson Famadas
Chief Operating Officer
As COO of Carver Road Hospitality, Nelson Famadas brings deep experience in real estate development, media and marketing.
Ryan Levine
Ryan Levine
Director of Marketing
Three years out of Cornell's School of Hotel Administration, Ryan has made a distinct impact on the Las Vegas...
Francesco Lafranconi
Francesco Lafranconi
VP of Beverage & Hospitality Culture
Francesco is a world-renowned mixologist, spirits industry educator and icon of cocktail culture. He is an honorary member of the...
Chelsea Rogers
Chelsea Rogers
Project Manager
Chelsea has over 15 years of experience in the hospitality industry. She has fine-tuned a focus on...
Lisa Long Adler
Lisa Long Adler
VP of Communications
Lisa is a seasoned marketing and production executive with over 20 years' experience creating domestic and international brand recognition with...


For Immediate Release

Sean Christie and Nelson Famadas Launch Carver Road Hospitality

Senior management team announced

LAS VEGAS (October 12, 2020) — Recognized top-tier hospitality executive Sean Christie and real estate, media, and marketing executive Nelson Famadas have partnered to form Carver Road Hospitality. The venture will invest in, develop and operate lifestyle hotels, restaurants, lounges, and other hospitality concepts.

The company’s mission is to create experiences driven by exceptional customer service layered into highly curated environments. Headquartered in Las Vegas with offices in Miami, Carver Road Hospitality is currently completing late-stage deals in several domestic and international markets.

“We’ve assembled a formidable team of hospitality industry professionals with decades of experience and a track record for success,” said Christie, Carver Road Hospitality’s Chief Executive Officer. “We are all passionate about the pursuit of excellence, and look forward to building a best-in-class hospitality company.”

“Our aim is to partner with world-class brands and properties to deliver discerning guests a unique hospitality experience,” said Famadas, Carver Road Hospitality’s Chief Operating Officer. “Despite recent headwinds, our like-minded executive team recognizes that the industry is resilient and the future looks promising as the customer spend returns in 2021.”

Carver Road Hospitality’s initial senior management team, led by Christie, includes: mixology expert Francesco Lafranconi, Vice President of Beverage and Hospitality Culture, founder of the Academy of Spirits and Fine Service, co-founder and creator of  Mr. Coco at Palms Resort Casino, and formerly Executive Director of Mixology and Spirits Education at Southern Glazer’s Wine and Spirits; Bryan Bass, Vice President of Hospitality Marketing, previously Vice President of Marketing for Events and Nightlife, MGM Resorts International, whose career includes marketing launches of projects at Wynn Resorts, the Hakkasan Group, and the Cosmopolitan in Las Vegas, and the $3 billion Okada Manila project in the Philippines; and Lisa Long Adler, Vice President of Communications, marketing and public relations executive whose independent agency LLAC has produced events and public relations campaigns for clients including MGM Resorts International, Wynn Resorts, and Black Tap Craft Burgers & Beer. Rounding out the team are notable hospitality industry veterans Chelsea Roger and Ryan Levine, with additional hires to be announced.


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