Meet Our Team
Adam Cowart is a third generation hotelier with over 14 years industry experience in operations and consulting with Sonesta, Sheraton and Cowart Hospitality. He has a Hotel & Restaurant management degree from Auburn University. He and John started Core Hospitality Advisors, a nationwide hotel appraisal and consulting firm in 2016. Adam focuses on new development and oversees design and construction.
Bob Haury has over 33 years industry experience in operations, sales and marketing, asset management and brand management of full service, limited service, extended stay and boutique hotels across the United States with IHG, Summerfield Suites, Lodgeworks and Dellisart. He has an English Literature degree from University of Nebraska. Bob oversees all operations of our hotels.
John Ritger has over 12 years industry experience in consulting and analysis with Hunter Hotels and Cowart Hospitality. He has business and finance degrees from University of Georgia. He and Adam started Core Hospitality Advisors, a nationwide hotel appraisal and consulting firm in 2016. John focuses on new development and oversees the finance function.
Mike Cowart has over 40 years industry experience in hotel consulting across the United States and development and management experience beginning in his family’s business that included the first Holiday Inn in Alabama. He started Cowart Hospitality in 1994 as an appraisal and consulting firm later adding development and operations functions. Mike oversees business operations.
Robert Olszewski has over 20 years industry experience in operations, sales and marketing and brand development in the United States, Great Britain and Egypt with IHG, Marriott and NVN Management. He has a Hospitality Business degree from Michigan State University. Robert oversees all sales and marketing functions of our hotels.