Oliver T. Carr, Jr., Chairman
Oliver T. Carr, Jr. oversees strategic planning and operation of the Company. As the Founder of The Oliver Carr Company (1962) and CarrAmerica (1993), Mr. Carr has developed over 11 million square feet of office, retail, residential and hotel properties in the Washington, DC region and managed 26.3 million square feet of commercial space in 12 markets across the country. An inductee of the Washington Business Hall of Fame, Mr. Carr is also Chairman Emeritus of George Washington University’s Board of Trustees, former Director of the Greater Washington Board of Trade and a former Trustee of the Federal City Council. In addition to Carr Hospitality and Carr City Centers, Mr. Carr is Founder and Chairman of Carr Workplaces, a national workplace solutions company, and Rising Stars, 501(c) (3) Private Foundation dedicated to the support of organizations which help “at-risk” children succeed in their education and their community. In 2016, he was awarded a Lifetime Achievement Award by the Urban Land Institute.
Austin Flajser, President & Chief Executive Officer
Austin Flajser is President & CEO of Carr Companies with over 40 executive suite, hotel, commercial and retail assets under management in 8 markets across the country. These assets account for over $180M in annual operating revenue and over $200M of new projects currently in the development pipeline. Austin received his Bachelor of Science from Vanderbilt University, his Masters in Real Estate from Georgetown University and his Certificate in Hotel Real Estate Investments and Asset Management from Cornell University.
LARRY SCHOMBERT, SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT - ASSET MANAGEMENT
Larry Schombert leads Asset Management over all assets under Carr Hospitality management. Mr. Schombert has over 23 years of experience in the hospitality sector, nine of which involved direct financial oversight of hotel operations for Marriott. Larry brings a diverse background in a range of business areas including asset and project management, financial and operations analysis, budgeting, forecasting and strategic planning. Mr. Schombert earned his Bachelor of Science in Accounting from the University of Maryland, is a Certified Public Accountant and a Project Management Professional.
Rodney Lim, Director of Finance & Accounting
Rodney Lim oversees all financial aspects of Carr Hospitality’s hotel and restaurant portfolio. Mr. Lim manages all operating and capital budgets, monitors hotel capital and development projects financial reporting, in addition to leading external audits, partnership tax preparation and cost segregation analysis. Prior to joining Carr Hospitality, Mr. Lim worked as Controller for Pepsi Cola Bottling Co. of Guam. Mr. Lim has a BSBA in Accounting, and is a Certified Public Accountant.