A customer-centric leader, Blair has over 20 years of management experience in the hospitality industry. Taking a hands-on approach, Blair is passionate about developing and mentoring his team to ensure they achieve their career goals while providing an exceptional level of service.
Overseeing gaming operations and developing short and long-term strategies, Blair is focused on delivering growth within the CSI Southport business. Combining his strong leadership skills, proven financial results, commitment to corporate compliance, and dedication to community engagement, Blair is adept at facilitating change and improving operational performance.
Prior to joining HCS Management, Blair held the position of General Manager at Browns Plains Hotel, where he oversaw full venue operations and was responsible for budgets, delivering EBITDA, venue strategy, HR, Compliance, and Safety.
His career highlights include managing the Number 1 Hotel Gaming Room in Queensland, being a three-time QHA Best Gaming Room Finalist, leading AVC’s flagship Browns Plains Hotel for three years, and holding the current F & B as well as gaming turn over records at Wallaby Hotel, Runaway Bay Tavern, Coomera Lodge Hotel, and Browns Plains Hotel.
In 2017, Blair received the National Hotel Safety Award and to date has personally raised over $65K for MANDATE for Men’s Health.
Blair holds a Diploma in Hospitality Management.