Rita Turbak joined the team at Benjamin West Chicago office in May 2008 as a Project Director.
Rita has been in the hospitality industry for 25 years, beginning her career at Rosemont Project Management, a division of Hyatt Hotels Corporation and then holding a position at American Hotel Furnishings, a division of American Hotel Register Company, as a Senior Project Manager for 2 years.
At the start of her career, Rita worked primarily on accounting and systems functions for Project Management, including implementing new software and training Project Management staff. Rita’s past projects include The Skirvin Hilton Oklahoma City, Residence Inn Plymouth MN, Courtyard Marriott Sioux Falls SD, Spring Hill Suites Chicago and various Korman Communities.
Rita has an associate degree in Computer Science from Robert Morris College.
Rita has worked on over 35 projects including 6 Courtyard, 4 Hilton Garden Inn, and 4 Hyatt Place locations. Her most recent completed projects are Affinia 50-New York, NY, Indigo Hotel-New Orleans, LA, and Westin Atlanta Perimeter North-Atlanta, GA.