J. Barone is Vice President, Asset Management with Maritz, Wolff & Co.
and is based in St. Louis, MO. Mr. Barone joined the company in
March 1998. In addition to his hotel asset management responsibilities,
Mr. Barone is a member of the company's Investment Committee and
provides administrative oversight of the company's St. Louis office. His
prior professional experience was in the position of Controller
at the Ritz-Carlton Hotel, St. Louis, an asset currently owned by
Maritz, Wolff & Co. Mr. Barone managed the accounting staff at the
hotel and was responsible for financial forecasting, expense control,
and maintaining financial controls. Mr. Barone received a B.A. from
Washington University in St. Louis.