Jonas Neihardt

Jonas Neihardt
  • Senior Vice-President, Government Affairs
    Hilton Worldwide

BA and Master's in Public Policy, Univ. of Michigan; MBA, George Washington Univ. 1989, entered Federal Service as a Presidential Mgmt Intern; then Programme Examiner, Federal Telecoms Agencies, White House Office of Mgmt and Budget; then Director, Congressional Affairs, Cellular Telecomms and Internet Assoc. Formerly, 10 years as VP, Federal Gov't Affairs, Qualcomm. Currently, Senior Vice-President, Gov't Affairs, Hilton Worldwide, resp. for managing gov't relations for 10 brands encompassing 4,000 hotels in 91 countries. Chairman, Washington Subcommittee, Kennedy Center Nat'l Cttee for the Performing Arts.