Jay D. Fishman, Chief Executive Officer

Mr. Fishman brings diverse management expertise to Associated Hotels, LLC. He joined us in 1994 after serving as Senior Vice President/Hotel Investments at VMS Realty Partners for ten years where he handled the acquisitions, management, and disposition of over 40 hotels – from mid-market to five-star resorts. His expertise includes the development and implementation of workout strategies and loan restructuring, hotel repositioning, negotiation and administration of management and franchise agreements, and portfolio management. Prior to joining VMS, Mr. Fishman worked in public accounting for four (4) years. In 2003, Mr. Fishman served as the President of International Association of Holiday Inn Owners (IAHI) and remains active today most recently as Chairman of the Priority Club committee. Mr. Fishman graduated from Indiana University in 1979 with a B.S. in Accounting.

Don Szuberski, Chief Financial Officer

Don has over 25 years of experience in the hospitality industry.  After attending Mankato Technical College for accounting, Don joined Seymour N. Logan Associates in 1986 and continued with Associated Hotels, LLC.  He has vast knowledge in the Food and Beverage, Front Desk, Night Audit and Accounting operations.  Don oversees the daily and monthly financial reporting, payroll, accounts payable, accounts receivable and cash flow reporting for all hotels in our portfolio.  He also has been part of our computer implementations for Front Office and Food and Beverage departments.  Don conducts internal audits and trains on-site accounting personnel for the individual hotels.

Tami Simmons, Vice President Revenue & E-Commerce Strategies

Tami's career has spanned 20 years in the hospitality industry. She has been a Night Auditor, Guest Service Representative, Guest Relations Manager, Director of Room Revenue, Rooms Division Manager and Assistant General Manager at several different properties, and has been with AHLLC since 1997. In her role with AHLLC, she is responsible for maximizing Room Revenue through the development and implementation of inventory and pricing strategies across all brands. She is also responsible for providing ongoing training to Revenue Team members about the capabilities and limitations of the hotels' systems and how strategies are carried out through these systems. Tami has been trained on most hotel systems and is responsible for all OTA transactions and Social Marketing

The Importance of Senior Leadership
Associated Hotels' decentralized method of operations enables us to cut through organizational bureaucracy and quickly react to changing situations by cross-utilizing key resource people in our many properties. But strong leadership is critical in guiding this process. Associated has experienced and skilled leadership with a commitment to long-term growth. You'll find Associated Hotels, LLC's officers exemplify the superb leadership necessary for a strong, result-oriented organization
  
 
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