Cutting Against the Grain Christopher Henry
Christopher Henry, CEO, Majestic Hospitality Group, Los Angeles

Bio for Christopher Henry

A true global citizen and renaissance man, Christopher Henry attempts to live the millennial lifestyle to the fullest. With a lifelong affection for hotels, his frequent and often adventurous travels have provided a unique perspective on hospitality industry. Born in Texas, raised in Los Angeles yet highly influenced by his life in Hawaii and London, Henry has a passion for creating unique destinations that harness and promote authentic local experiences.

Possessing an entrepreneurial spirit, Henry co-founded Majestic Hospitality Group in August 2008 from his college dorm. While the global economic crisis had a different agenda for his first consulting assignment, the company pushed through its organic growth strategy. Now in his early 30s, Henry has led the company on projects in the Americas, Europe and Asia.

Prior to making Majestic his full-time endeavor, Henry worked for Prince Hotels & Resorts, Four Seasons Hotels & Resorts, Vista del Sol Health Services and TS Architects. While working with Four Seasons, Henry earned his associate of science degree in food and beverage management from the California School of Culinary Arts. He then received his bachelor of science degree in hotel and lodging management with a minor in eco-tourism at Johnson & Wales University, Denver.