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Frank K. Finneran & Co.

September, 1990 to Present: President, Frank K. Finneran & Co.:
Finneran is CEO of this independent hotel consulting firm. The company provides asset management, workout, development and other executive level advisory services to hotel owners and lenders. MetLife, WAMU, Wright Hotels and the Bank of Hawaii are among the company's clients. Additionally, Finneran has served as a court appointed receiver and arbitrator in several contentious hotel matters.

January, 2003 to Present, Chairman & CEO, Washington State Convention and Trade Center:  A Gubernatorial appointment.

March, 1980 to September, 1990: President, COAST HOTELS, INC.:
Finneran was CEO of this full service hotel development and management company. Coast Hotels developed two full service, first class hotels with a combined room count of 1184 rooms. Further, Coast acquired, rehabilitated and operated three mid-market properties. Finneran had bottom line authority and responsibility for all aspects of the company's development and hotel operating business.

Finneran also serves as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of the Washington State Conventions Center.
Follow this link to learn more. .   http://www.wsctc.com/about_us/board.aspx


March, 1980 to September, 1985: Sr. Vice President, SPACE NEEDLE CORP.: Finneran was COO of this, the largest visitor attraction in the Pacific Northwest, concurrent with his position at Coast Hotel's. Under Finnerans leadership the Space Needle was converted from a Westin Hotel managed property to an internally managed facility. The building was remodeled and a major addition added at its 100 foot level.

December, 1967 through February, 1980, WESTIN HOTELS AND RESORTS:
    1979     Westin, Seattle - General Manager & Project Director
    1977     Olympic, Seattle - General Manager & Project Director
    1974     The Plaza, NY- Vice President & General Manager
    1973     Olympic, Seattle - Executive Assistant Manager
    1972     Benson, Portland - Executive Assistant Manager
    1967     St. Francis, San Francisco - Project Director

September, 1965 through November 1967, BROWN PALACE HOTEL:
    1966     Banquet Manager
    1965     Night Manager

Graduate:
University of Denver, BS.- Bus. Admin. 1967
Hotel and Restaurant Management Major


Acknowledgments:
Governor's Commendation, 2002
County Executive's Commendation, 1990
Hotelier Of The Year, 1989
Mayor's Commendation, 1986
Governor's Commendation, 1984
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