Meet Our Team

C. David Fries, CHA, RRP

President, Chief Operating Officer

David Fries co-founded Sun Hospitality Resort Services in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, in 2004, after serving thirteen years as the Operations Officer and Executive Vice President for one of the largest HOA controlled vacation resort management companies in the east. David began serving the hospitality industry in line and middle management positions in hotels and […]

Steven J. Zurawski, RRP

Senior Vice President

Steve is responsible for the operational oversight of multiple resorts housekeeping operations and site management. Steve’s primary focus is ensuring standards of operations and accountability as he interacts with resort management to further ensure check & balance and strong communications. Steve offers over three decades of Hospitality experience in vacation exchange, resort management and operations. Areas of expertise […]

Rick Pailthorpe

Vice President Administration

Rick Pailthorpe is responsible for corporate administration functions, such as contract review, design and adherence to budgets, project management coordination and review, safety coordination, purchasing, and human resources management. Previous experience includes eight years of progressive responsibility in service management positions with American Airlines, and commercial janitorial contractor for Class A office structures, medical facilities, […]

Gary. T. Reuber ( Ty )

Vice President of Sales & Quality Assurance

Ty oversees the implementation, execution, and auditing of Sun Hospitality’s industry leading quality standards throughout the country, as well as, managing Sun’s nationwide business development strategies for both new and existing clients. Ty joined the Sun Team in 2008 and has since served in several key positions for the company’s Executive Team over the last 7 […]

Daniel Hernandez

Regional Vice President Operations - Carolina Region

Daniel brings over 10 years of hospitality industry experience to SUN, with a focus on Room Division. Daniel most recently managed a team of 1,500 employees in housekeeping at The Venetian/Palazzo Resort and Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada before relocating to South Carolina. Additionally, he has held roles in front office management and auditing in […]

Chad Womack

Regional Vice President Operations – Florida

Chad started out his hospitality career in Westin Hotels while attending the College of Charleston in Charleston, SC. While starting his career as a Bellman, Chad quickly moved up to Front Desk operations then moved in to the Housekeeping Department becoming the Assistant Housekeeper. Chad then went on to widen his housekeeping expertise becoming a […]

Robert Nunnery

General Manager - Sun Linen Services

Bob is a seasoned professional with over 15 years upper level management experience in the hospitality industry. Previous experience includes having managed and operated a housekeeping services company providing related services to the vacation resort industry. He most recently hails from the Williamsburg, VA. area before relocating to South Carolina to join Sun Hospitality.

Rick Lab

Human Resources Director

As the Human Resources Director Rick has over 30 years of Human Resources Management, supervision and personnel training.  A 22 year Air Force veteran he ended his military career in 1995 and settled in Myrtle Beach SC with his family.  Before working fulltime for Horry County Government from  2000 – 2015 as a Senior Human […]