Wayne W. McAteer
Managing Partner - CEO - Co-Founder
Mr. McAteer has devoted his entire professional career to the lodging and hospitality industry. In 1960, his career began overseeing fifteen hotels with Washington DC based Motel Management Corporation. In 1972, he joined Continental Hotel Corporation in Miami, FL and held the position of Partner and Vice President until early 1988. Mr. McAteer's role included the day-to-day operations of the company and played a major role in development. In addition, he was an integral part of developing the company's philosophy, concepts and setting operating standards.
Richard E. Goodrum
Managing Partner - COO - Co-Founder
Mr. Goodrum is an entrepreneurial-spirited leader with over fifteen years in hospitality development, market feasibility, global sales, marketing, and operations management. He is a strategic, creative business planner with effective implementation and follow-through. His passion for both business and personal growth is presented in his attention to detail and successes. Over the last four years, Mr. Goodrum completed numerous feasibility studies to include new urbanism; asset valuations; and hotel business plans for operating and new developments. He directs and supports company managed assets with both short-term and long-term goals to maximize asset values.
Paul Brenner, CPA
Excutive Vice President - Finance
Mr. Brenner has over thirty years of diverse experience in financial and accounting management with high-growth, small and large public companies. He has served in senior management roles for industries including food service; franchising; distribution; construction and professional service sectors. At Paradise Hotel Group. Mr. Brenner’s energy and leadership is complimented with an array of responsibilities to include all aspects of financial accounting; internal and external reporting; budgeting; cash management; risk management; and administration of the Company’s accounting infrastructure. Mr. Brenner’s model of successful financial and accounting management is derived from a hands-on approach to planning and problem solving to achieve the company’s objectives and improve each property’s financial performance.