Financial Services >> CEO Interviews >> July 2, 2001

Robert Winston – Winston Hotels Inc (wxh)

ROBERT W. WINSTON is the Chief Executive Officer of Winston Hotels, Inc., a Raleigh-based real estate investment trust which specializes in the acquisition, development and rehabilitation of hotel properties. He is a graduate of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Mr. Winston previously spent three years with the New York Brokerage house of Donaldson, Lufkin and Jenrette and then spent three years with Hampton Inns Corporation, where he was directly involved in the management of several hotels. He founded Winston Hospitality, Inc., a hotel management company, in 1991 and developed the Courtyard by Marriott in Wilmington, North Carolina, and the Homewood Suites Hotel in Cary, North Carolina, prior to the Winston Hotels, Inc. Profile
TWST: Could you give us an introduction to Winston Hotels, Inc.,

including a description and short history of the company, and introduce


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