Peter McMahon began his career with Hyatt Hotels Corp. at Hyatt Regency DFW International Airport in Dallas, Texas, in 1994. Throughout his career, Hyatt has recognized his efforts with progressive responsibilities that have led to assignments at successful Hyatt properties in several U.S. cities. Peter was named General Manager of the flagship Hyatt Regency Atlanta in July 2013.
Since returning to Atlanta, Peter has become actively involved in the downtown business community. In addition to serving on the Board of Directors of GWC, he currently serves on the Board of Directors of the Atlanta Convention and Visitors Bureau, the Atlanta Sports Council, Central Atlanta Progress and the Atlanta Police Foundation. Peter is a member of the Atlanta Hotel Council and has also been appointed as Chairman of the Board of the Mary Parker Foundation.
Previously, Peter served as General Manager of Hyatt Regency San Antonio and the Grand Hyatt San Antonio. He has also served as General Manager of Hyatt Regency Savannah and Hyatt Regency Suites Atlanta Northwest in Marietta, Ga. In 2008, he was named Hyatt’s General Manager of the Year for his management of Hyatt Regency Savannah.
Peter is passionate about service and has taken leadership roles in each of the communities where he has served. He is actively involved in improving quality of life issues that include transportation, downtown development and public safety which are important to the guests and associates he serves.
Peter is a graduate of Oklahoma State University with a degree in Hotel and Restaurant Administration. He currently resides in Cobb County and has two sons, Curran and Matt.