Member of the Board of Advisors
Vice President, Information Technology – Thayer Lodging Group
A 15 year veteran in hospitality industry, Mike Dickersbach is responsible for overseeing the technology, systems infrastructure, and Audio Visual integration within the Thayer Lodging Group portfolio of hotels and the corporate office. Along with key project management, Mr. Dickersbach oversees the daily IT operations of Thayer Lodging Group Inc., EMCVenues, and Thayer Insurance Group. In 2004, Mr. Dickersbach helped establish the Cloud presence of EMCVenues, allowing the company to become one of the first Meetings Management Companies of its kind. Mr. Dickersbach continues to support EMCVenues and has helped it grow to become a full service strategic meetings and housing management company.
Prior to joining Thayer, Mr. Dickersbach worked in the Hospitality industry as a Systems & Control manager for Hilton Hotels and restaurant manager for Doubletree Hotels, after graduating from Johnson & Wales University (magna cum laude.)
Along with his Certified Hospitality Technology (CHTP) designation, Mr. Dickersbach is a Comptia A+ and NET+ certified technician, and is a Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP). Within the industry, Mike is an active member of the International Association of Conference Centers (IACC) Technology Task Force, sits on the Advisory Board for Hospitality Technology Magazine and serves on the American Hospitality and Lodging Association’s (AHLA) Technology and e-commerce advisory committee.