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Mr. George James Tsunis

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Background Information

Employment History

Athens

Related Publications

Founder, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer

Chartwell Hotels LLC

Partner

Rivkin Radler LLP

Legislative Attorney

NYC

Affiliations

Board Member
Javits Center

Member, Board of Visitors
Touro College

Member of the Board of Directors of the Suffolk County Chapter
American Red Cross

Three-Year Member
United Way's Tocqueville Society

Business Executive, Attorney, Board Member and Civic Leader
numerous

Member
Leadership 100

Trustee
Dowling College

Member of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocesan Council
Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America

Member of the Foreign Policy Leadership Committee
Brookings Institution

Member
FAITH Endowment

Board Member
Business Executives for National Security

Board Member
Huntington Chamber of Commerce

Board Member
VIBES

Education

Bachelor of Arts

New York University

Juris Doctor

St. John's University School of Law

Web References (185 Total References)


Mr. George J. Tsunis

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Mr. George J. Tsunis

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Mr. George J. Tsunis
George James Tsunis is the Founder, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Chartwell Hotels. Prior to founding Chartwell Hotels, Mr. Tsunis was a partner at the law firm of Rivkin Radler LLP, Long Island's largest law firm, representing both private clients and municipalities in the practice areas of land use and zoning, real estate, corporate, municipal law and commercial litigation Mr. Tsunis also served as a Legislative Attorney at the New York City Council, Special Counsel to the Town of Huntington Environmental Open Space Committee as well as Counsel to the Dix Hills Water District.
Mr. Tsunis currently serves as a member of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocesan Council of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of the United States and a member of its Faith Endowment. As an Archon of the Ecumenical Patriarchate Order of Saint Andrew he serves on its National Council. Mr. Tsunis is also a member of the Brookings Institute Foreign Policy Leadership Committee and its Metropolitan Leadership Council and has previously served as a Trustee at Dowling College and the Board of Visitors at Touro Law School.
Mr. Tsunis is the recipient of the Dowling College Presidential Medal, the Harry Chapin Humanitarian Award for Long Island Cares, the WLIW Channel 21 Honoree, Long Island Business News 40 most influential people on Long Island under 40 years old and the recipient of the Cyprus Federation's Justice for Cyprus Award.
Mr. Tsunis received his Bachelor of Arts Degree from New York University and his Juris Doctor from St. John's University School of Law. Mr. Tsunis and his wife Olga live on Long Island, New York with their three children.
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Mr. George J. Tsunis


Javits Center

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George Tsunis

George James Tsunis is the Founder, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Chartwell Hotels, LLC; which owns, develops and manages Hilton, Marriott and Intercontinental hotels throughout the Northeast and Middle Atlantic states. Prior to founding Chartwell Hotels, Mr. Tsunis was a partner at the law firm of Rivkin Radler LLP, Long Island's largest law firm, representing both private clients and municipalities in the practice areas of land use and zoning, real estate, corporate, municipal law and commercial litigation. Mr. Tsunis' public service includes time as a Legislative Attorney at the New York City Council, Special Counsel to the Town of Huntington Environmental Open Space Committee, and as Counsel to the Dix Hills Water District. Mr. Tsunis received his Bachelor of Arts Degree from New York University and his Juris Doctor from St. John's University School of Law. Mr. Tsunis is married to his wife Olga and they live on Long Island, New York with their three children.


TNH’s 50 Richest Greek-Americans 2014 List | The National Herald

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38. GEORGE J. TSUNIS

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George J. Tsunis, 46, founded Chartwell Hotels, LLC in 2006, building on a family tradition of hotel and restaurant ownership. The company currently owns and manages eight hotels and has two in development, including the Marriott, Hampton Inn and Holiday Inn brands -in the states of New York, New Hampshire, Pennsylvania, and Rhode Island. Chartwell's Holiday Inn at Williamsport, Pa. earned a "Newcomer of the Year award" from Holiday Inn in 2007.
Tsunis raised more than $500,000 for President Obama's 2012 re-election campaign. In September 2013, Obama nominated him for ambassador to Norway. He appeared before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee on January 16, after which the committee voted to send his nomination to the full Senate for final approval. At press time, that vote had not yet been scheduled.
Chartwell Hotel's chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Tsunis, makes a point of visiting the hotels as often as he can.
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Tsunis added, "We are providing a lot of the picks and shovels for the Marcellus Shale. He explained, "it's the second largest natural gas find in the history of the world and there is an incredible need for hotels and office building and shopping centers an apartments throughout the northern tier of Pennsylvania."
Tsunis and his family build on the legacy of his father, the late James Tsunis.
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George Tsunis also oversees his family's real estate and restaurant holdings, which include shopping centers and office buildings in the Northeast.
After studying at New York University, Tsunis was trained as an attorney at St. John's University in Queens, N.Y. He was a partner at Long Island law firm Rivken Radler LLP, working in real estate development, zoning and land use.


George Tsunis, ...

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George Tsunis, Chartwell Hotels, Founder, Chairman and CEO


Business Executives for National Security

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George J. Tsunis Chairman and CEO Chartwell Hotels 

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