Jay Finney

Regional Vice President of Operations


Mr. Finney joined Island Hospitality in 2012 and brought with him over 15 years of hotel experience in both Full and Limited Service hotel operations. He has been the General Manager for seven different properties across multiple premium brands, including the openings of two custom new build Residence Inn properties. More recently, Mr. Finney held the role of Northeast Area Director over five properties in the Greater New York area with Island Hospitality and assisted with the transition of various new acquisition properties.

Mr. Finney has been the recipient of several awards, including Marriott Gold Service awards and Marriott Most Improved Service Award.

Mr. Finney graduated with a B.S. Honors Degree in Hospitality Management from the University of Massachusetts in Amherst, MA