Aaron Watne joined InnVentures in 2005 as a Front Desk Associate at the Courtyard-Portland Tigard. Over the next three years, Aaron held several positions within that hotel including Night Auditor, Front Office Manager and Director of Sales. Aaron was promoted to General Manager at the TownePlace Suites-Seattle Southcenter in 2008 and General Manager at the Residence Inn-Portland RiverPlace in 2011. He was promoted to Regional Director in 2014 and Director of Operations in 2019.

Aaron gives back to his community by volunteering at the Doernbecher Children’s Hospital in Portland and is a graduate of the University of Oregon with a degree in Business Administration.