Eduardo Chapoval, CHA
General Manager

He is a native of Olinda, Brazil and serves as the General Manager of the brand new 221-unit Hampton Inn & Suites Miami Miami Brickell Downtown. He received his degree on Hotel Management from Estacio University in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, awarded the Master Certificate in Hospitality Management by Cornell University - School of Hotel Administration, and has achieved accreditation from American Hotel & Motel Associations’ Educational Institute for Certification as CHA (Certified Hotel Administrator).

In addition to his 20-year association with Hospitality Operations, Inc., Mr. Chapoval is a 25-year veteran of the hospitality/tourism industry. He has held affiliations with Veplan Hotels (Sofitel Rio Palace Hotel, Brazil), Rede Globo Hotels (Pestana Rio Atlantica Hotel, Brazil) and Hilton Hotels. In addition, he has served on the Hampton Inn Brand Information Technology Council.

Mr. Chapoval is an astute and experienced hotel manager and fluent in English, Portuguese, Spanish, French, Hebrew and Italian.

Mr. Chapoval won the following awards and recognitions in conjunction with his operation of the Hampton Inn & Suites at the Miami Brickell:
  ▪ 2014 – One of the top 10 Green Hotels in the U.S. by TripAdvisor
  ▪ 2014 – Ranked #1 Miami Hotel by TripAdvisor.com
  ▪ 2013 – Ranked #1 Miami Hotel by TripAdvisor.com
  ▪ 2012 – Ranked #1 Miami Hotel by TripAdvisor.com
  ▪ 2012 – WOW Award from Phil Cordell - Hampton Brand
  ▪ 2011 – Ranked #3 Miami Hotel by TripAdvisor.com

Mr. Chapoval won the following awards and recognitions in conjunction with his operation of the Hampton Inn & Suites at the Miami Airport:
  ▪ 2010 – Ranked top #10 Miami Hotel by TripAdvisor.com
  ▪ 2009 – Ranked #3 Miami Hotel by TripAdvisor.com
  ▪ 2008 – Ranked #1 Miami Hotel by TripAdvisor.com
  ▪ 2007 – Ranked #1 Miami Hotel by TripAdvisor.com
  ▪ 2006 – Ranked #1 Miami Hotel by TripAdvisor.com
  ▪ 2005 – Ranked #3 Miami Hotel by TripAdvisor.com
  ▪ 2003 – Circle of Excellence Award - Top 10%
  ▪ 2002 – Circle of Excellence Award - Top 10%
  ▪ 2002 – Hampton Pride Award - Top 5%

Mr. Chapoval finds his management style as: “My ability to command towards a pre-established goal or vision; my determination to search for new challenges and ability to deliver results; and my impatience to get started on new ideas or projects and to make them happen as fast as I can.”

Travel is his number one hobby and activity.

His philosophy of success is “Those who settle for today’s success are doomed for tomorrow’s failure.”