Richard “Boz” Bosworth Of Virgin Hotels Las Vegas: Five Things I Wish Someone Told Me Before I Became A CEO
Nobody told me I would love it. While I did expect this position to be extremely consuming and challenging, I had no idea how rewarding it would be to see transformation not only of our business but of our team members. Outside of “matters of the heart” and family, this has been the most congruent time of my life despite all the natural challenges in today’s competitive and cultural environment.
Asa part of our series called ‘Five Things I Wish Someone Told Me Before I Became A CEO’ we had the pleasure of interviewing Richard “Boz” Bosworth, President CEO of JC Hospitality, owner of Virgin Hotels Las Vegas.
Richard “Boz” Bosworth has over 40 years of experience in hotel, casino, and restaurant operational management, hospitality investments and capital market industries. He is the founding General Partner and CEO of JC Hospitality, who acquired the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Las Vegas in March 2018 and have recently completed a multi-hundred-million-dollar renovation, transforming the property to Virgin Hotels Las Vegas, which opened on March 25, 2021. His career began with hospitality operational management and evolved to the investment aspect of the business in the early 1990s and to date, Boz has either operationally or asset managed 173 hotel investments, including four casinos and over 400 restaurants and bars on behalf of private equity firms, entrepreneurial investors, and institutional lenders.