Our Team

The Silverwest Hotels, LLC (“Silverwest”) team brings their expertise in acquisitions, development, owner relations, franchising, asset management, finance, operations, sales and marketing to every project.

Edward Mace

President & Chief Executive Officer

Edward Mace was named President and CEO of Silverwest in 2014. In 2013, Ed co-founded Silverwest Hotel Partners, LLC (“SWHP”), a privately owned hotel operating and development company. SWHP was formed to establish and sponsor investment partnerships aiming to develop, own and operate a successful portfolio of hotel investments for the benefit of SWHP’s investment partners. SWHP is one of the ownership entities of Silverwest. 

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Charles Peck

President & Chief Operating Officer

Charles Peck was named President and COO of Silverwest in 2014. In 2013 Charlie co-founded Silverwest Hotel Partners, LLC (“SWHP”), a privately owned hotel operating and development company. SWHP was formed to establish and sponsor investment partnerships aiming to develop, own and operate a successful portfolio of hotel investments for the benefit of SWHP’s investment partners. SWHP is one of the ownership entities of Silverwest.

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Jared Flagg

Managing Director, Asset Management

Jared Flagg joined Silverwest in 2014 as Managing Director, Asset Management. With 15 years of experience in the hospitality investment industry, Jared’s role encompasses all aspects of hotel investment management including financial and operating performance, strategic and capital planning, risk management, valuations, lender relationships, and investor communications.

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Patrick Mace

Managing Director, Acquisition & Development

Patrick Mace joined Silverwest in 2014 as Managing Director, Acquisition & Development. Patrick is responsible for the company’s deal sourcing, underwriting, transactions, negotiations and project development.

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David Thorpe

Managing Director, Design & Construction

David Thorpe joined Silverwest in 2016. Dave is responsible for overseeing Silverwest’s new developments and renovation projects at the company’s various hotel properties.

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Paul Mountain

Vice President, Acquisition & Development

Paul Mountain joined Silverwest in 2015. In his role as Vice President, Paul is involved with Silverwest’s acquisitions, developments, and asset management, and his responsibilities span the investment cycle from initial underwriting through disposition.

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Sarah Modjeski

Director of Revenue and Marketing

Sarah Modjeski joined Silverwest in 2019 as the Director of Revenue and Marketing. In her role, she is responsible for the strategic pricing, revenue optimization, and marketing initiatives for Silverwest’s portfolio of hotels across all segments and distribution channels with primary focus on the limited service hotels managed by Silverwest. 

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Lucy Sapron

Office Manager

Lucy Sapron joined Silverwest in April of 2015 and serves as Office Manager for the company and its affiliates. Her role encompasses administrative and organizational support, client and vendor communication and brand and lender documentation and compliance.

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Cora Storms

Controller

Cora Storms joined Silverwest in 2014 and is currently the Controller. She manages the accounting and financial reporting for the Silverwest hospitality investment portfolio. Cora is currently part of Platform Ventures and has served in roles with affiliates since 2012 performing the accounting for various real estate investment entities, loan pools and mixed-use projects.

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Hillary Ross

Senior Accountant

Hillary Ross joined Silverwest in 2015. In her role of Senior Accountant, Hillary works directly with the Silverwest owned and managed limited service hotels on a day-to-day basis. As well as being a member of the Silverwest team, Hillary is also part of Platform Ventures LLC (“Platform”). In her capacity at Platform, Hillary is involved in the accounting for various real estate investment entities.

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Taylor Umscheid

Senior Accountant

Taylor Umscheid joined Silverwest Hotels in 2018 as a Senior Accountant. Taylor performs the ownership accounting and financial reporting for Silverwest’s hotel investments and operational accounting for Silverwest’s managed limited service hotels

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