Bill Keating is Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Spire Hospitality. With 30 years of experience in strategic planning, finance, real estate development and operations, Keating has been responsible for the development of office, residential, retail and mixed use projects.
Prior to Spire Hospitality, Keating worked extensively in acquisition activities for Lane Industries and its subsidiaries, overseeing more than 25 acquisitions in the hospitality, radio broadcasting and security service industries.
Keating began his career in the tax departments of Deloitte, Haskins & Sells and then Lane Industries. He earned an LL.M. in Taxation from IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law, a Juris Doctor from Loyola University Chicago School of Law and a B.S. in Accountancy from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.