MEET RICK LECKEY
Rick Leckey has been a CEO, business owner, author, consultant and investor for more than 40 years. For many years he was primarily in the hotel business as an owner/operator. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Hotel Administration from Washington State University, an M.B.A. in Finance and Hotel, Restaurant and Institutional Management from Michigan State University and is a Certified Public Accountant.
He started his company in 1972 acquiring and developing hotels as an owner/operator, with acquisition emphasis on distressed properties. In the hospitality business, he has owned and operated hotels,resorts, free-standing restaurants and a night club.
He was an instructor in finance and managerial accounting at Cornell University and Michigan State University. He has authored several texts developing the understanding of the economics of a business and employing quantitative tools in management.