Arch Amenities Group provides hospitality-centered expertise like no other partner can. With decades of combined leadership and experience in wellness, fitness and fitness management, premier amenities, hosted meetings and spa management, our team brings dimension and depth to every relationship. From our CEO to our valued on-site associates, we understand that exceptional service and experiences are what make people happy and inspire them to return.
Senior Leadership Team
Chief Executive Officer
Barry Goldstein is an accomplished Global Executive with over a 30-year track record of successful strategic leadership, with the last 20 years in the Hospitality industry. He is best known for being an innovative transformation visionary that creates value by growing revenue through the optimization of sales, marketing, digital, distribution and technology. His strengths are in managing organizational change to achieve maximum results and a superior customer experience.
Barry has held executive positions at Wyndham Hotels & Resorts, Starwood Hotels, Cisco Systems & Panasonic. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Columbia University and completed the select Executive Management Program at Harvard Business School.
Chief Financial Officer
Todd is a senior finance professional with diverse expertise in FP&A, operations and business development, including extensive international experience in over 30 countries. Todd has been consistently recognized for his excellent communication skills and ability to lead large, cross-functional teams.
With a strong aptitude for quickly understanding complex business issues, Todd welcomes the challenge of providing solutions that add value for our clients. Todd has held positions as CFO at Hello Alfred and as a former Director at Deloitte in Chicago, Oslo and London. Todd holds an MBA from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business.
Chief Growth Officer
Mike Flanagan has more than 25 years of experience in the health and wellness industry, working in the fields of medical-based therapy and corporate wellness. Mike was integral in the development of the My Health IQ program, which was recognized by the National Health, Wellness, and Prevention Congress as one of the Most Innovative Consumer Driven Health Care Programs. After the sale of My Health IQ, Mike took the lead as President & CEO of LifeStart and reshaped the company around an expanded vision and business model. In 2020, following the acquisition of LifeStart by WTS International, Mike became WTS International’s Chief Growth Officer, overseeing and driving business development and reach.
Mike holds a B.S. in Exercise and Rehabilitation from Illinois State University, a M.S. in Exercise Physiology from the University of Illinois, and a M.Ed. in Curriculum and Instruction from the University of Illinois at Chicago.
Chief People Officer
Lieske Renz is Arch Amenities Group’s Chief People Officer. In her role, Lieske is responsible for cultivating AAG’s culture to inspire passionate team members in a thoughtful and engaging working environment, as well as building a strong talent pipeline to deliver upon AAG’s service promise and growth expectations. Lieske leads AAG’s overall people strategy including talent acquisition, leadership development, diversity and inclusion, employee education and development, organizational design, compensation and benefits, and policy implementation.
Before joining AAG, Lieske held similarly-focused senior leadership roles with SSP America, Liquor Stores N.A., YUM! Brands, and Swissôtel Management Corporation. Lieske holds a Master of Business Administration and a Bachelor of Science & Technology from the University of Maryland.
Chief Marketing Officer
Whitney is a relationship-focused, energetic marketer and team builder with over 20 years of experience helping organizations define, craft and deploy revenue-driving B2C and B2B brand positioning, employee engagement and communications strategies.
Her experience includes leading both traditional and digital marketing, as well as brand architecture, in the hospitality, consulting and consumer lending sectors. Whitney brings a data-driven focus to her work, translating insights and organizational objectives into winning and innovative outcomes.
She values the brand-building power of strong and credible organizational narrative, coupled with creative and confident design, to drive commercial success. She has led global agency relationships in service to corporate and retail brands for highly matrixed B2B and B2C organizations.
Chief Information Officer
John Edwards is an innovative technology leader known for solving operational challenges through technology solutions that lead to memorable customer experiences. After spending over two decades working in hospitality technology leadership roles for private and public global hospitality companies, he knows how to deliver technology solutions that solve business challenges and promote innovative strategies while managing timelines and costs.
John brings his experience with global technology innovation, executive leadership, mergers & acquisitions, and facility management to Arch Amenities Group’s internal teams and customers. His passion is leading teams that take pride in seeing what ideas can come, when barriers are removed, and possibilities are limitless.
In 2021, John joined Arch Amenities Group as Chief Information Officer, where he leads technology initiatives and strategic planning throughout the organization. John received a Bachelor of Science in Information Technology from Colorado State University’s Global Campus.
President, Spa Space
Ms. Alberico has dedicated her career to empowering well being as an essential component of the health of individuals, families, businesses, and communities. She’s built a dynamic collection of vertically integrated wellness companies that operationalize her innovative and industry leading designs across luxury resort, destination, day spas and wellness centers through management services, products, and technology.
Ms. Alberico is the co-founder of Privai and Women’s Business Enterprise National Council certified management company, Innovative Spa Management (ISM) where she served as CEO for over a decade and winning International Spa Association’s award for Innovations in Leadership. ISM has been twice named to Inc. Magazine’s Fastest Growing Companies and is now part of Arch Amenities Group. In 2020, she leveraged her vast business and wellness domain expertise to launch SpaSpace technology, a SaaS/Fintech platform that delivers revenue and cost savings for facilities by activating spaces with real-time wellness reservations that harness automation and machine learning to drive efficiencies.
Described as a ‘wellness futurist’ with the pragmatic mind of an effective operator, she’s demonstrated two decades of consistently creating long term value for investors by ensuring the culture, people, innovations, and business fundamentals are clearly aligned to achieve goals. Because of this, she is respected as an industry leader, speaker, and author within the wellness industry. As a leader, she builds loyal, empowered teams dedicated to delivering results and aligned in an unwavering commitment to harnessing technology that empowers the freedom to live well.
As Arch Amenity Group’s in-house attorney, John leverages over a decade of corporate governance experience to provide counsel on all aspects of operations. After receiving his Juris Doctorate from the University of Virginia School of Law, John began his career working under general counsel at an international business-to-business payment firm in Washington, DC. Later, he co-founded his own legal practice and served as outside counsel to dozens of business clients from an array of industries. John then consolidated his experience into the role of WTS General Counsel, in which he drafts and negotiates the company’s many diverse contracts; oversees insurance and litigation; counsels on long-term strategic planning; and manages company-wide compliance with state and local regulatory requirements pertaining to facility operations and human resources.
Senior Vice President, Fitness
Chris Griebe is a graduate of the Organizational Leadership MBA program at Grand Canyon University and earned a masters degree in Exercise Physiology and Biomechanics from University of California, Fullerton. Chris has been working in the public and private health and wellness fields for over 20 years.
He began his career as a personal trainer with a passion for wellness and improving clients’ lifestyles. Over the years he has been managing multi- site wellness centers, private clubs, hospital systems, and national fitness resorts with expertise in large-scale, multi-site organizational management, new business acquisition, team transition, and operational efficiency.
Senior Vice President, Spa
Dedicated, progressive global operations leader with an extensive record of success contributing to the growth and enhancement of the tech savvy health, wellness, and beauty industry. Grey formerly was Vice President of operations for THE WELL, an integrated wellness center in New York City, where she managed the launch of its flagship location and development of four additional sites. Prior to that, she served private equity firm L Catterton and its portfolio company, Steiner Leisure Limited, in roles of increasing responsibility leading to Regional Vice President, Spa Operations.
Among her accomplishments, she led the growth of Bliss Spas, from three locations in New York City and London to 26 global locations, launched a Bliss Spa membership program, managed the Bliss brand’s relaunch and was responsible for conceptualizing the Remède Spa brand, a spa exclusive to St. Regis Hotels and Resorts. Earlier in her career, Grey worked as a General Manager of the Bliss Soho Spa in New York before becoming an Area Manager and Director of Spa Operations for Starwood Hotels and Resorts Worldwide.
Vice President, Residential/Lifestyle Amenities
For nearly two decades, Amy Gallogly has been involved in the leisure and recreation industry. During that time, Amy has gained expertise in all aspects of lifestyle programming, clubhouse operations and event management.
She has assisted non-profit, resort, country club and community recreation properties during her successful career. In recent years, Amy’s focused on assisting master planned communities, residential high-rises, fitness centers and luxury resorts. Clients entrust Amy to increase exposure for their residential projects through the implementation of consumer events, grand openings and the creation of a vibrant and engaging community lifestyle. With an undergraduate degree in Commercial Recreation and Tourism from Montclair State University in Montclair, NJ, Amy was appointed Vice President of the Lifestyle Division in 2020.
President, Pool Division
Todd Langenmayr has 23 years of experience in the aquatics industry. He founded New York Sharks Aquatics in 2000 (USS private swim club) and served as Head Coach for thirteen years. Todd has coached over 40 top-16 in the nation athletes, multiple New York State High School Champions and All-Americans, National Champion in 2013, Olympic Trial qualifiers, and was the Head Coach in numerous swim camps and private clinics training Olympic Gold Medalists. Todd founded NYS Pools in 2003 with eight lifeguards and one technician in Rockland County, New York. The company now has over 130 sites and has a staff of over 400 employees spanning across various states. The company oversees operations and staffs lifeguards, CPO’s, CPM, CPS at country clubs, golf courses, high schools and colleges, HOAs, JCCs, YMCAs and private swim clubs.
Vice President, Hospitality
Paul is a hospitality industry veteran where he started his career in sales, holding National Sales Manager and Director of Sales and Marketing positions before becoming a Hotel Manager and General Manager. Prior to joining Arch Amenities Group as Vice President, Hospitality, he was the Vice President of Conference Hotels for Dolce Hotels and Resorts where he was responsible for the operating performance and management contracts of the Conference Hotel division, and most recently, he held the position of Managing Director of Conference Centers for the Wyndham Hotel Group.
Chief Product & Creative Officer
Prior to founding Innovative Spa Management and Privai Skincare, Christina Stratton utilized her vast background and knowledge in marketing and brand development to create multiple exclusive product lines in the spa, skin and body care space.
After partnering with Ilana Alberico and answering the spa industry’s need for more innovative, tech-forward spa management solutions, Stratton combined her business acumen with her artistic energy, conceiving wholly new spa and wellness spaces throughout the United States and the Caribbean.
Vice President, Engagement
Eric is the Vice President of Engagement at Arch Amenities Group. Before joining AAG, Eric was leading workplace experience and customer experience strategy for Industrious. Prior to Industrious, Eric worked for Mindspace, a European headquartered and global flex office provider where he introduced the brand in the United States. Eric had an earlier career in customer experience consulting as well as luxury hospitality with Four Seasons Hotels in New York City and the Maldives. When he is not seeking out his next travel adventure, Eric enjoys skiing, diving, biking, tennis, cooking and dining. Eric holds a B.S. from New York University and an M.B.A. from Esade Business School in Barcelona.