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Hotel executive

James Joseph Cohee, American hotel executive. Recipient Meritus award Missouri Hotel-Motel Association, 1971; award Denver Convention and Tourist Bureau, 1974. Advanceman George Romney for Governor Michigan Campaign, 1964. Served with airborne United States Army, 1956-1958. Member Cornell Society Hotelmen.

Background

Cohee, James Joseph was born on June 9, 1935 in Jenkintown, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of George E. and Gertrude (Moranz) Cohee.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Hotel Adminstrn, Cornell University, 1959.

Career

Cook/front office Treadway Inns, Williamstown, Massachusetts, 1959-1961. Assistant manager Barclay Hotel, New York City, 1961-1963. General manager Stouffer Inn, Detroit, 1963-1965, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, 1965-1967, St. Louis, 1967-1971, Denver, 1971-1974.

Vice president Western region AIRCOA, 1973-1976. Vice president, general manager Boca Raton Hotel and Club, Florida, 1976-1980. Vice president Arvida Corporation.

General manager Boca West Resort and Club, since 1980. Resort real estate owner, developer The Duck Key Club, since 1983.

Membership

Advanceman George Romney for Governor Michigan Campaign, 1964. Served with airborne United States Army, 1956-1958. Member Cornell Society Hotelmen.

Connections

Married Barbara Haverman, July 8, 1967. Children– Jeffrey Todd, Teri Ann, Michael James, Jennifer Nancy, Steven Joseph.

father:
George E. Cohee

mother:
Gertrude (Moranz) Cohee

spouse:
Barbara Haverman

child:
Jeffrey Todd Cohee

child:
Teri Ann Cohee

child:
Michael James Cohee

child:
Jennifer Nancy Cohee

child:
Steven Joseph Cohee