Stephen J. Carlton is the Chief Operating Officer and a partner of Resort Asset Management, LLC.  Mr. Carlton is responsible for the day to day operations of the company, including acquisition strategy, development oversight, hotel grand openings, hotel operations, and dispositions.

Prior to joining Hotel Asset Management, Mr. Carlton served as Executive Vice President of Asset Management and Partner at Revere Property Group. Mr. Carlton was responsible for acquisitions, strategic business planning, and day to day operations of the company.

Prior to joining Revere Property Group Mr. Carlton served as Director of Asset Management at ValueRock Realty Partners, a firm focused on the acquisition, development and management of retail shopping centers in the western U.S. and Hawaii. Mr. Carlton was responsible for acquisitions, the day to day operations, development oversight, and strategic business planning for the entire portfolio.

Prior to joining ValueRock Realty Partners, Mr. Carlton served as a property manager and asset manager for The Wilder Companies, a real estate investment and development company based in Boston. In his role, Mr. Carlton oversaw 17 shopping centers comprising 1.3 million square feet located in the greater New England area, as well as two ground-up developments in Florida. Mr. Carlton also assisted with the acquisition of a $500 million portfolio of 8 shopping centers in the greater Boston area.  Mr. Carlton previously worked with Heritage Property Investment Trust, a publicly traded Real Estate Investment Trust, where he served in acquisitions, leasing, and property management for greater New England, Florida and Mid-West regions of the United States.

Mr. Carlton graduated from the University of Colorado with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Economics.