Marty has extensive experience in capital markets and with all types of real estate, especially hotels.
During his tenure with Thayer Lodging Group, Marty was responsible for the acquisition, disposition and financial matters for hotel assets in a series of funds and private REITs with transactions and portfolio value of several billion dollars. He subsequently was a business development executive at Interstate Hotels and Resorts, and the CFO, interim CEO and board member of a $3.5B NYSE listed real estate investment trust.
Marty has worked with Michelle Russo for decades, beginning across the table with the acquisition of the 1,331 room Marriott Wardman Park Hotel and the completion of its $100M master plan redevelopment in Washington DC, and most recently alongside hotelAVE as joint consultants for a large five-star luxury resort.
Marty has extensive contacts throughout the hotel and financial industries and has been a speaker at leading industry conferences.
“The hotelAVE team is experienced, smart and hard working, providing the ability to see the forest and the trees”
Has worked at hotelAVE since
Interests and Hobbies
Marty enjoys spending time with his family, outdoor activities and has an interest in driving and maintaining a few old cars.