CEO and Founder
Jason has over 15 years of experience in the hospitality industry and is a seasoned veteran in hotel operations and real estate. Prior to forming Aileron Management, Jason served as Vice President Business Development for a hospitality development and management company with over 70 hotels and 2,500 employees. During his time in the position, Jason cultivated relationships with large PE firms, REIT’s and other institutional hotel owners and rapidly grew the company’s third-party management portfolio. Jason’s other hospitality industry roles included periods as Corporate Controller and VP Finance, where he oversaw accounting, finance, investor and lender relations, financial analysis, reporting, and risk management for the company.
Prior to diving into real estate and property management, Jason served as Corporate Controller for a subsidiary of Michelin, N.A., and several years as a public accountant. Jason is a licensed Certified Public Accountant (South Carolina) and serves on various committees and boards.
VP Sales & Marketing
Jason has over 12 years of experience directing sales & marketing for Marriott, Hilton and Hyatt select-service hotels. Poynter has managed regions as large as 16 hotels and has won numerous awards over the years for his ability to grow revenue in difficult markets.
VP Human Resources
Marisa has over 10 years of experience managing all aspects of human resources. Marisa spent 5 years at ZF Transmissions, a German supplier to automotive companies, where she managed human resources from start-up to 2,300 employees, including a department of 11 HR specialists.
Josh is a Certified Public Accountant and spent 3 years as Assistant Controller at OTO Development and 5 years as Corporate Accounting and Reporting Manager at Extended Stay Hotels. Before entering the private sector, Josh spent 5 years practicing public accounting at E&Y.
Director of Operations
Randy has over two decades of hotel management experience and oversees operations for the Aileron hotel portfolio. Randy’s hotels have won numerous awards, including Hilton’s Circle of Excellence for the Hampton Inn Appleton Fox River Mall Area.