Vice President of Finance & Legal
A certified public accountant as well as an attorney, Justin successfully oversees the financial operations of the company as well as all legal matters.
Justin is responsible for managing the financial affairs for Mars Development and Mars Hospitality. This includes overseeing Corporate Finance, Operations Finance and supporting all aspects of the company including the existing portfolio of hotels to developing new properties.
Justin also provides leadership to the business as the primary legal advisor to the senior management team and board of directors. His responsibilities include advising on all legal matters, including contract negotiation, transactions, taxation, business development, corporate governance, dispute resolution, compliance and privacy.
Licensed with the Colorado Bar Association, Justin began his career as an income tax preparer after earning his Bachelor’s degree in economics from Colorado State University. Later, upon earning his Juris Doctor degree from the University of Colorado, Justin landed a job in Time Warner Telecom’s corporate tax department. Since joining Mars in 2007, Justin continues to provide expert financial and legal counsel in support of the Mars business objectives.