Our Team

Please follow our team members on Linked-in, through our blogs, and other social media formats as listed on our web site.  We are excited to share our journey as we experience growth and development as individuals and a corporation. If you are interested in finding out more information about Altez Vacations or becoming a member of the Altez Vacations team, please contact us using the "Contact Us" page, or send us an email at info@altezvacations.com

Executive Team

CEO / Founder / Owner

Kara Altice-Montes

Kara Altice-Montes, is a 30-year Hotel Executive with strong leadership & operational expertise.  Kara's career has included working as a Vice President of Operations and Area General Manager for Four & Five Diamond/Star Hotels with leading hospitality brands: Hyatt Hotels, Starwood Hotels & Resorts, and Viceroy Hotels & Resorts.   Kara began purchasing, promoting, and operating her own vacation rental homes in 2011. She quickly merged her expertise and passion for hotel operations, travel, quality, and relationship cultivation with vacation home ownership, and created the concept for Altez Vacations LLC. in 2011.  Kara and the Altez Vacations Team have created a new level of service & competency for the vacation home industry.  By removing risk, and providing a level of quality and care for guests and vacation owners, Altez Vacations promotes confidence in our products & services, and creates memorable experiences for all.   Kara hold a Bachelors of Science in Business from University of Phoenix 2002, and a certification in Hotel Real Estate and Asset Management from Cornell University, 2013.  She is also a consultant in the field of  Leadership & Hotel Operations/Management.    

COO / Founder

Sean Altice

As the Co-Owner and COO of Altez Vacations, Sean finds great passion in connecting travelers and guests to the local communities and cultures that make each destination unique. As a frequent traveler, Sean believes that travel is an essential part of the inner growth of one's self that cleanses the mind, body, and soul. Sharing these experiences with others is fundamental to the mission of Altez Vacations and Sean is excited to share these opportunities with you. 

 

Executive Director of Marketing & Development

Denise Campbell

Denise is grateful to be a part of the Altez Vacations family. Before relocating to Sarasota, Campbell served at the University of Southern California and the private education sector for almost two decades leading a variety of student centered divisions. Campbell received her advanced degrees from the USC Rossier School of Education and continues to serve as a seasonal producer at Atwater Playhouse and Method Acting School in Los Angeles which she co-founded over a decade ago. She is also a board member of Friends In Deed Pasadena and the WTCIII Survivors Organization. Denise enjoys supporting arts organizations and serving as a Life & Business Coach in her spare time.

Financial Advisor/Strategist, CPA

Bridgid Billingsley-Jones

Bridgid Billingsley-Jones has been in the industry for the past 15 years focusing on real estate companies with a specialization in hospitality. Her career has spanded several high profile firms including Deloitte and Touché, Viceroy Hotel Group and the Standard Hotel Group. Bridgid recently furthered her hospitality experience by joining Windsor Capital Group as Corporate Controller where she oversees the operations of ten hotels of varying brands such as Hilton and Marriott.