Jay Malejki

Senior Associate   


Jay Malejki,  Senior Associate,  is charged with providing analytical and deliverable support to  the Asset Management team working with a portfolio of hotels, including boutique, branded, luxury and resort properties, identifying and monitoring strategic value enhancement opportunities, participating and conducting asset evaluations,  revenue  management components as well as interpreting management and franchise agreements. 


Prior to joining hotelAVE,  Jay worked as an Acquisitions Associate with the Schulte Hospitality Group (SHG), a Louisville, KY-based hotel owner/operator with a portfolio of 81 limited, select, and full service hotels across 25 states. Jay’s primary responsibilities included developing financial models, writing investments memorandums for SHG’s joint ventures with Starwood Capital and Apple Hospitality REIT, and working with Schulte’s Operations, Revenue Management, and Construction teams to monitor and optimize the ongoing performance of portfolio assets. Prior to his work at SHG, Jay was an Analyst at Starwood Hotels & Resorts in New York and previously an Analyst with Thayer Ventures in San Francisco. 

He is a graduate of Cornell University's School of Hotel Administration.

Professional Experience:

  • Schulte Hospitality Group (SHG) -  Acquisitions Associate
  • Starwood Hotels & Resorts – Analyst | Consumer Insights & Analytics
  • Thayer Ventures – Analyst



  • School of Hotel Administration, Cornell University