A passionate hotelier, Franklin brings his extensive experience to his leadership role at Civic Hotel — an Autograph Collection boutique hotel, and part of Marriott International’s global portfolio. Franklin avidly promotes Civic Hotel’s unique market position on design, craft and hospitality: Connectify, a symbol of the hotel as a social hub, hotel, and conference destination.
Franklin began his career in India with Sheraton Hotels & Resorts and continued his aspirations in Dubai with Kempinski Hotels. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Hotel Management and is a Certified Hotel Administrator (CHA).
Franklin is an active member of the Surrey community, currently on the Board of Directors for both the Downtown Surrey Business Improvement Association and Discover Surrey, the city’s destination marketing and tourism office.
An avid golfer and a devoted husband and dad, Franklin either spends time with his family or on the golf course.