Two leading companies in the hospitality industry, Snyder Hotels and Complete Hospitality Management have recently merged to create Bay Ridge Properties International. With combined hospitality and commercial real estate experience of over 75 years, Bay Ridge Properties International will offer Hotel investment, development, management and brokerage services. Our professional team is as follows:
R.S. (Tripp) Snyder, Former Chief Executive Officer of Counsel
Mr. Snyder has been involved in the business of developing, owning and operating hotels since 1981. From that time to the present he has been involved in the ownership of over 8600 hotel rooms. Over the last several years, Mr. Snyder successfully concluded over $180 million in hotel acquisitions.
Mr. Snyder has an undergraduate honors degree in Economics from Stanford University, an MBA from Harvard University, and a JD from the University of Denver, Law School. In addition to his business interest in the hospitality industry, he also taught Venture Finance for 4 years at the University of St. Thomas as an Adjunct Professor.
Mr. Snyder is a volunteer and board member of the Minnesota Ovarian Cancer Association.
Pamela Snyder, Principal
Ms. Snyder directs our brokerage division with over 20 years of commercial real estate experience. Ms. Snyder previously held positions with Rouse Company, Developers Diversified, and Kraus Anderson. She has managed over 2.5 million square feet of office and retail properties during her career and for the past several years has been the exclusive real estate broker for Snyder Hotels.
Ms. Snyder holds a Bachelors of Science Degree in Business Administration and Innovative Leadership Studies from the University of Minnesota and has completed the mini-masters series in Entrepanurship at the University of St. Thomas. Ms. Snyder holds the designation of Certified Shopping Center Manager, Resort and Second Home Property Specialist, and is a CCIM candidate.
Ms. Snyder is a volunteer small business mentor for SCORE.
Lee Fundanet, Principal
Mr. Fundanet has been an executive in the hotel resort and golf industry for more than 15 years. Mr. Fundanet has an intimate knowledge of every area of the industry and provides a unique value in management and brokerage services.
Mr. Fundanet holds a Bachelors of Science Degree from the University of Wisconsin Stout, in Hotel and Hospitality Management and currently sits on the advisory council. Mr. Fundanet is Vice President of the Central Minnesota Lodging Association and President of the Hotel Management Association of the University of Wisconsin.
Mr. Fundanet is a committee member of the Maranatha Christian Academy Golf tournament.