Richard has over twenty years experience in industrial and hospitality related real estate finance.
Mr. Stein spent much of his career directing and managing industrial and financial organizations in Georgia, Colorado, and California. He has a strong understanding of the complexities of financing and managing real estate holdings that involve substantial operational components. Mr. Stein negotiated the purchase, lease and sale of properties associated with the organizations he managed. Hotels, more than other real estate classes, have a large operational component. Mr. Stein brings his experience in operations, real estate negotiation, and management to HFS.
Richard graduated Summa Cum Laude from the Leeds School of Business, Boulder, Colorado and has an M.S. from Rochester Institute of Technology. Richard also holds an Owner President Management certificate from Harvard Business School.