A Florida native, Kris Benken began his career at an early age, working alongside his father as they operated revenue-sharing attractions and rental kiosks at several lakeside resorts. Kris has worked across many aspects of the hospitality industry, focusing on providing world-class customer service to his guests and clients. He has managed amusement attractions in resorts as well as conducted safety and hospitality training for Bluegreen Resorts, Marriott International, Sheraton Hotels and Resorts, Scott Properties and Westgate Resorts. Kris holds a degree in Business Management from Florida State University. Kris has a successful track record delivering exceptional sales service and ensuring the guest experience remains his number-one priority. As Vice President of Business Development, oversees the company’s resort sales and project planning initiatives. When Kris is not working with on a resort project, he can be found visiting one. Kris loves relaxing at a poolside bar and attending Orlando City soccer matches. An avid baseball fan, his favorite team is the Atlanta Braves. Kris loves having an Old Fashioned in one hand and a craft burger in the other. If you can’t find Kris enjoying the sites of downtown Orlando, it’s probably because he snuck into the newest hidden speakeasy.