John Rosen is the Managing Partner of Fractal Education. Mr. Rosen is responsible for the execution of the business and operation plans for the entire company. He joined Fractal in January 2023, bringing a wealth of expertise from an extensive career in the hospitality industry. Similar to early education, hospitality relies on people, the construction of exceptional teams, and an unwavering commitment to delivering exceptional service.
Mr. Rosen previously served as the President and Founder of Wexford Lodging Advisors, a prominent hotel investment and advisory firm. Under his leadership, the company acquired and oversaw a national portfolio of hotels valued at over $1 billion, including iconic properties such as Terranea in Southern California, The Standard High Line in New York City, and Cliff House in Ogunquit, Maine.
Prior to founding Wexford, Mr. Rosen held the role of Managing Director at Rockbridge, a private equity investment management firm. In this capacity, he managed a diverse portfolio of hotel investments with a total asset value exceeding $2 billion. Throughout his 30-year career, Mr. Rosen has gained extensive experience in acquisitions, development, and operations a cumulative oversight of assets worth over $4 billion across the United States.
A native of San Francisco, John graduated with distinction from the University of Houston’s Hilton School of Hotel & Restaurant Management. He is deeply committed to charitable and community organizations, notably serving as a team captain for Pelotonia, one of the nation’s largest charity bike rides held annually in Columbus, Ohio. John and his wife, Brookly, are proud parents of two sons, Layton and Matthew.