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Meet Our Board

Team

Joel Citron

Co-CEO

Joel is Co-CEO and has over 35 years of experience in key roles in various operating and investment companies. He has served on the Board of Directors of several public and private companies in Europe and the U.S. He currently serves as Chairman of the Board of Tenth Avenue Commerce. He is a Director of Attivio, Evolution Gaming, Hello Products, Bronx Brewery and several other companies. He is active in many not-for-profit organizations. Joel holds an MA in Economics and a BS in Business Administration from the University of Southern California.

Laurence Denihan

Co-CEO

Laurence is Co-CEO and has over 30 years of experience in key roles in the real estate and hospitality industries, as well as in diversified operating businesses. Most recently, he was a partner and owner of Affinia Hospitality, where he was the Head of Finance and Business Development. Laurence has significant experience in finance, strategic planning, operations and branding. He currently serves as Chairman of the Board of Hello Products, and is a Director of The Bronx Brewery and Tenth Avenue Commerce. He is active in many not-for-profit organizations. Laurence holds a BA in Business Administration from Iona College.

Donald Denihan

CEO of TAH Properties

Donald is CEO of TAH Properties and has been in the real estate and hospitality industries for over 30 years. Most recently, he was Head of Construction and Technical Services for Affinia Hospitality and the Denihan Portfolio of Real Estate Assets. He is a Director of Tenth Avenue Commerce. He is active in many not-for-profit organizations. Donald holds a BA in Business Administration from Iona College.

Dan Denihan

Principal

Dan is a Board Member and a Principal and has over 40 years of experience in the hospitality industry. He serves on the Board of Tenth Avenue Commerce. He is active in many not-for-profit organizations. Dan earned his undergraduate degree in Management from Boston College.

John Ferrari

Principal

John is a Board Member and a Principal and has over 30 years of experience in the Hospitality Industry. He serves on the Board of Tenth Avenue Commerce. John is also Chairman of the Investment Committee to Star America Infrastructure Partners. John holds a BS in Business Administration from Manhattan College and has attended executive training programs at Harvard Business School.

Arthur B. Laffer

Founder and Chairman of Laffer Associates

Arthur is the Founder and Chairman of Laffer Associates. He was a member of President Reagan’s Economic Policy Advisory Board for both of his two terms. Arthur also advised Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher on fiscal policy in the U.K. He has been a faculty member at the University of Chicago, University of Southern California and Pepperdine University. Arthur received a B.A. in economics from Yale University, an MBA and a Ph.D. in economics from Stanford University.

Pat Marchionda

Co-Founder and Managing Partner of Marchionda & Ferrer

Pat is the Co-Founder and Managing Partner of the accounting firm of Marchionda & Ferrer focused on providing tax consulting and transaction structuring to privately owned companies with a concentration in the real estate and private equity industries. He has a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting from Rutgers University and is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accounts (AICAP) and New Jersey State Society of Certified Public Accountants.

Tom E. Zanecchia

Founder and President of Wealth Management Consultants, Inc.

Tom is the founder and President of Wealth Management Consultants, Inc. and is its principal consultant. He is also the co-founder of Branzan Investment Advisors, Inc., a firm that invests in lower risk non-marketable securities. He has over 30 years of experience in investment management and consulting. He is active in many not-for-profit organizations. Tom holds an MBA in Finance from the University of Pennsylvania and a BS in Commerce from the University of Virginia.