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Keith Kefgen


Co-Founder & Managing Director | Las Vegas


Keith is one of the foremost experts in hospitality executive search and is a sought-after speaker on leadership trends in the industry. After graduating from the Cornell University Hotel School, he went on to work at Waldorf=Astoria Hotel before embarking upon a career in executive search. Prior to AETHOS™, He was the CEO & Co-Founder of HVS Executive Search. Keith has written extensively on the topics of executive selection, pay-for-performance, corporate governance, and executive leadership and his book, Loneliness of Leadership is available at LuLu Publishing. Keith also produced the Cannes Film Festival award-winning short film, The Power of Advice