Kurt Nishimura, is a real estate veteran with over 15 years experience in the field and 10 years within the hospitality sector. He served as a Vice President at Pivotal Group, a real estate development company with over $2 billion in assets. In addition, he dramatically increased the value of the Rockresorts brand name while with Olympus Hospitality Group resulting in the successful sale to Vail Resorts in November 2001. Mr. Nishimura has worked on a broad range of assignments including asset management, acquisitions, dispositions, refinancing, equity sourcing, repositioning and development, fractional and condo ownership, strategic planning, forecasting, profit enhancement, capital planning, and cost benefit analysis. Mr. Nishimura worked in various Corporate Finance positions with ABN AMRO Bank, N.A., Crown Golf Properties and JMB Realty Corporation.