Who is Mr. Rosen?Clarion Inn Lake Buena Vista, a Rosen Hotel, is part of a chain of Orlando hotels under the leadership of one special man, Mr. Harris Rosen. In the Central Florida community, Mr. Rosen is known as more than just a hotelier. He’s a philanthropist who’s spent 20-plus years helping the Tangelo Park community. He’s a father of four children. He’s a savvy business man who’s taken calculated risks in helping develop the tourism and travel business industry in Central Florida. Yet to truly understand what makes this man tick, you need to know about his family’s migration from Europe to America and how they started in this country. Then you’ll understand how Mr. Rosen’s childhood spent in Hell’s Kitchen in the Lower East Side of Manhattan and how working at the famed Waldorf Astoria got him into the hotel industry. Mr. Rosen’s amazing story can be read here.
“Building a Dream: My Journey from Hell’s Kitchen to the Hotel Business,” written by Harris Rosen, appeared in Rosen Reveal, June 2013.