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John Thomas Rietz

Investment company executive

John Thomas Rietz, American investment company executive. With United States Marine Corps, 1952-1955. Member Hotel Development Association (finance manager Belize 1992), Caribbean Hotel Association (representative Puerto Rico 1982-1992), Belize Tourist Association.

Background

Rietz, John Thomas was born on March 14, 1933 in Evanston, Illinois, United States. Son of Elmer Weber and Ruth (Vanderwicken) Rietz.

Education

Student, Coe College, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, 1952.

Career

President Hooker Rietz Productions, Hollywood, California, 1958-1976, John T. Rietz Company, Inc., Oklahoma City, 1972-1989. Director Rietz Productions, Ltd., Hollywood, from 1976. President, chairman board Journeys End Resorts, Inc., Miami, Florida, from 1981.

Director Interfunding Corporation, Belize, Center American, from 1990. Co-managing director Overseas Trading Corporation, from 1992. Director Venture Capital Association Belize, since 1988.

Co-managing director Interfunding Corporation.

Membership

With United States Marine Corps, 1952-1955. Member Hotel Development Association (finance manager Belize 1992), Caribbean Hotel Association (representative Puerto Rico 1982-1992), Belize Tourist Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Fishing, scuba diving, race car driving.

Connections

Married Jennie Spiro, September 26, 1955. Children: Robin, Barry, Jeffrey Dean.

father:
Elmer Weber Rietz

mother:
Ruth (Vanderwicken) Rietz

spouse:
Jennie Spiro

children:
Robin Rietz

Barry Rietz

Jeffrey Dean Rietz