Neil Locke is a veteran of the hospitality business with more than 41 years of experience. Locke currently operates Neil Locke & Associates, a boutique hospitality procurement company. Locke spent seven years in hotel operations and hotel purchasing departments in several Asian cities during the early part of his hospitality career. Locke is a co-founder, charter member, and was the first president of ISHP. He was honored with Hospitality Design magazine’s Platinum Circle Award in 1997.