CEO / Founder / Owner
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.