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Professional Profiles


Professional Profile: Diana Beltran 2012


  • Title: Corporate Social Responsibility Manager
  • Company: Grand Hyatt New York
  • Location: New York City
  • Birthplace: Aug. 8, 1984

Family: Is all over the world
College: Florida International University, BA, 2007; Columbia University, MS, 2013
First job outside of real estate: Pharmacy
First job in real estate or allied field: Sofitel Miami Hotel front office agent
What do you do now and what are you planning for the future? The Grand Hyatt N.Y.
Hotel manages a sustainability program that reduces its operational impact the property has
on the environment. Our vision is to reduce our environmental impact now and through the
future while providing the best hospitality and guest experience. Our goals include
implementing actions and considering projects in the following: improving energy/water
conservation, waste reduction and recycling, sustainable purchasing, green communication
and education for guests/associates, and program sustainability throughout each year.
Hobbies: Salsa dancing, traveling, outdoors, learning languages, cooking, yoga
Favorite movie: “”
Persons you admire most (outside of family): Wangari Maathai, Al Gore, Celia Cruz
Keys to success: Passion, Perseverance, patience, glass half full
If you had to choose another vocation what would it be? A university professor or a
UN representative