"Make no little plans- they have no magic to stir men's blood and probably themselves will not be realized. Make big plans; aim higher in hope and work." - Daniel Burnham
Brian Obie, President & CEO
Brian Obie is the President and principal owner of Obie Industries Incorporated which includes an array of commercial and development interests. In addition to his wide business experience, he formerly served on the Lane County and City of Eugene Planning Commissions, Eugene City Council and served as Eugene's Mayor.
Casey Barrett, Vice President
Casey is Co-Manager of Obie Development Partners, LLC and future development activities will be carried out under the umbrella of this entity. Casey’s natural leadership skills have been honed during his 12 years with the company, working closely with tenants and guiding and mentoring his staff.
Vanessa Alberts, Controller
Vanessa has been with Obie Companies for nearly 14 years. Prior to her carreer with Obie, she worked in the hotel industry for 20 years.
Nicole Roselio, Director of Marketing
Nicole has been with Obie Companies for 4 years in both a Sales & Marketing capacity. She oversees the marketing efforts for all Obie entities, and has worked in the hospitality industry for over 11 years.
Jenny Ulum, Public Affairs Counsel
Jenny has a long and successful record of professional and community service in Eugene, Oregon, which includes founding a PR agency and serving on many boards.
Curt Asmussen, General Manager, Inn at 500 Capitol
Curt joined the Obie team as Director of Sales in 2016, then transitioned to the role of General Manager in 2017. He brings over 12 years of experience in the hospitality industry and unsurpassed positive leadership to the team.
Irene Alltucker, Director of Real Estate
Irene has worked executive positions in construction, small business and non-profits, and most recently, as a commercial broker.
JB Carney, General Manager, Inn at the 5th
JB has served in a variety of positions at full-service and select-service properties for over 13 years. As the General Manager for Inn at the 5th, JB is committed to consistently delivering exemplary guest experiences.