Canyon Road Investors (CRI) has assembled a team of industry leaders in modern hotel and waterpark development, construction and management. The collaboration of the following individuals and companies are integral in making this business model a success:

Our Team

Gene Martin, Canyon Road Investors LLC
Gene is an Ellensburg resident and real estate developer with over 50 years of construction and development experience in WA and AK.  Local projects include:  Ellensburg Inn, Starbucks, Taco Del Mar, Ellensburg Holiday Inn Express and Ellensburg Quality Inn.

Trisha Hoss, Canyon Road Investors LLC
With 15 years of executive-level project and employee management, Trisha brings a variety of skills, creativity and enthusiasm to the team.  As a former, career federal executive, she has managed people, projects and resources for the Pacific Northwest Region as well as contributing to national projects.  In addition to team management, her expertise includes: internships, recruiting, mentoring, employee engagement & retention and succession planning;  technical writing, marketing and process review.

Benny Kim, AIA
With over 18 years of experience in architecture, construction management and real estate development, Benny has designed numerous commercial buildings as an architect and provided construction management services.  His portfolio includes managing numerous large scale mixed-use developments.

Doug Mitchell, Canyon Road Investors LLC
Doug is an Ellensburg based developer and consultant. Doug comes to the team after fifteen years as owner of J.D.Mitchell Homes, an award winning residential development company, and twelve years as a member of the Ellensburg Planning Commission.

Our Partners

Yogi Hutsen, Coastal Hotel Group
The award winning Coastal Hotel Group, led by Yogi Hutsen, has solidified a national reputation as an innovator in developing, managing and marketing distinctive lodging destinations.  It’s portfolio includes Cedarbrook Lodge in Seattle, WA; Semiahmoo Resort in Blaine, WA; Best Western Plus Heritage Inn in Bellingham, WA; The Resort at The Mountain in Welches (Mt. Hood), OR, and The Lodge on the Desert in Tucson, AZ.  Cedarbrook Lodge was voted #1 of top 25 hotels in USA in 2011 by TripAdvisor.

The Pool Company Inc.
The Pool Company has established its presence in the commercial aquatics industry as a steadfast, quality commercial pool construction contractor. TPC performs work throughout the United States and for a variety of markets. With over 50 full time employees with over 400 combined years of aquatics construction experience.

Swinerton Builders
California’s “2013 Contractor of the Year,” provides construction services throughout the Western United States. With over 8 million square feet of LEED certified and registered construction, Swinerton is a leader in Green, BIM, Design-Build, IPD, and Lean construction technologies. 

Established in 1888, Swinerton’s offices are located throughout California, in Colorado, Hawaii, Texas, New Mexico and Washington.

WTI Water Technology Inc.
 WTI maintains the widest range of waterpark and aquatic planning, design and engineering qualifications in the industry. Projects include waterparks, themed waterparks, and community aquatic centers in North America, Europe, Middle East, Asia and Australia. WTI’s world renowned firm staffs over forty professionals in the disciplines of planning, architecture, design, and engineering all dedicated to water entertainment.