Financial Services >> CEO Interviews >> March 24, 1999

James D. Rosenberg – Winston Hotels Inc (wxh)

JAMES D. ROSENBERG serves as President, Chief Financial Officer, and Chief Operating Officer of Winston Hotels, Inc., located in Raleigh, North Carolina. He joined the Company in January 1998 as Chief Financial Officer and Chief Operating Officer, and was recently promoted in January 1999 to the additional position of President. Mr. Rosenberg is a C.P.A. and a graduate of Presbyterian College and received an M.B.A. from the University of South Carolina. Prior to joining Winston Hotels, Inc., Mr. Rosenberg held the position of Senior Vice President with Holiday Inn Worldwide since 1994 where he was responsible for managing 85 hotels in seven countries. Prior to joining the Holiday Inn organization, Mr. Rosenberg was a partner in Sage Hospitality Resources and served as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of the Denver-based hospitality firm. From 1989 to 1993, Mr. Rosenberg served as Chief Operating Officer of Crossroads Hospitality, a division of Pittsburgh-based Interstate Hotel Corporation. Mr. Rosenberg started his career with Price Waterhouse, L.L.P. Profile
TWST: Can you give us a brief overview and a little bit of the history

of Winston Hotels just to set the stage?

Mr. Rosenberg: We started as a REIT in May of 1994. Our Chairman,