Tom Steinberg

Thomas M. Steinberg

BUSINESS EXPERIENCE

PRESIDENT & CEO
TM Steinberg & Associates Inc., Chicago, IL
September, 2001 to September, 2006
January, 2007 to Present
Personally owned consulting company specializing in Finance, Accounting & Technology for the Hospitality Industry. A description of services performed and company credentials is in the Services section of the website..

EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT – FINANCE
Sentry Hospitality LLC; New York, NY
September, 2005 to December, 2006
Hotel and Conference Center Management Company managing the Cal Neva Resort in Lake Tahoe; The Crowne Plaza Hotel in Niagara Falls, NY; The Niagara Falls Conference Center, Niagara Falls, NY; Morgan Stanley Conference Centers in New York, NY

CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER
Allied Hospitality Group; Chicago, Illinois
March 1996 to October 2001
Holding company with wholly owned subsidiaries including a major hotel management company, hotel supply and renovation company, stand-alone restaurants, a web development company, mortgage finance company, and other subsidiaries.

VICE PRESIDENT OF FINANCE
Wesley Hotel Group; Atlanta, Georgia
April 1989 to March 1996
Hotel Management Company founded in 1988 that managed over twenty hotels ranging in size up to 754 rooms and including a well known Five Star Hotel.

CORPORATE CONTROLLER
Carnival Hotels & Resorts (formerly The Continental Companies); Miami, Florida
May 1988 to April 1989
Hotel Management Company that managed over forty properties including Sheraton, Hilton, Radisson, Holiday Inn, Omni, & Ciga Franchises, with total revenues in excess of $500mm.

VICE PRESIDENT OF FINANCE
Carlisle Corporation; Memphis, Tennessee
December 1981 to May 1985
Commercial real estate development company that owned and managed fast food franchises, hotels, a shopping center and office complex, retail stores, and free standing restaurant with total revenues of $20mm.

HOTEL CONTROLLER
Peachtree Executive Conference Center; Peachtree City, GA (mananged by Carnival Hotels & Resorts); Peachtree City, Georgia
June, 1985 to May, 1988
Full Service 251 Room Conference Center and Resort.

The Peabody; Memphis, Tennessee
February 1981 to December 1981
453 Room Luxury Hotel owned and managed by Belz Enterprises.

Marriott's Casa Marina Resort; Key West, Florida
November 1978 to February 1981
251 Room Hotel Resort. (Franchise managed by Interstate Hotels, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania).

Aspen Square Condominium Association, Inc.; Aspen, Colorado
July 1971 to April 1976
105-unit condominium complex.

ASSISTANT TO THE COMPTROLLER
Conrad Hilton Hotel; Chicago, Illinois
May 1977 to November 1978
2300 Room hotel and convention center; managed by Hilton Hotels Corporation.

GENERAL MANAGER
Pomegranate Inn & Plum Tree Inn; Aspen, Colorado
April 1976 to February 1977

CONTRIBUTIONS TO HOSPITALITY INDUSTRY

Published Several Articles in the HFTP “Bottomline,” including:
• “How Computers Have Made Budgeting Easier (But Do We Use The Technology to Develop a Better Budget?)” November, 1995
• “Taking Advantage of Automation In Today's Food and Beverage Operations” August, 1998

As former President and Member of the CHTP Advisory Committee for the HFTP, instrumental in the revision of the CHTP professional examination, edited the CHTP Study Guide released the AH&LA Educational Institute in October, 2002, and have been active in promotion of the professional accreditation.

Served on the International Board of Directors of the HFTP and participated in numerous projects including participating in several Strategic Planning Sessions to determine the direction of the association.

EDUCATION

DRURY COLLEGE, SPRINGFIELD, MISSOURI MBA,
General Business Administration - 1968
CORNELL COLLEGE, MOUNT VERNON, IOWA BA,
Economics & Business - 1967

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS & AWARDS

Certified Public Accountant; Illinois and Tennessee
Certified Hotel Accounting Executive
Certified Hotel Technology Professional
Member, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
Member, Hospitality Finance & Technology Professionals; National Association Board of Directors Term 1998 to 2003; HITEC Advisory .....Committee, 1998 & 1999
The Continental Companies - 1987 Controller of the Year