Position: Vice President of Treasury

Tom Barney serves as vice president, treasury, for Delaware North, a global leader in hospitality and food service. With more than $3 billion in annual revenue and 55,000 employees in the United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Australia and New Zealand, it is one of the largest privately held hospitality companies in the world.
 
Reporting to Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Christopher J. Feeney, Barney leads key financial functions for Delaware North and all of its operating companies: worldwide cash management activities specific to business operations, capital projects and acquisitions; risk management; merchant services; and building services. Overall, he provides strategic and tactical leadership to optimize Delaware North’s financial resources while managing relationships with external capital providers, including banks throughout the world.
 
His appointment to vice president of treasury, which took effect in September 2017, represents the latest promotion of many during Barney’s 25-year career with Delaware North.
 
Most recently, since 2009, Barney had served as vice president of finance for the company’s parks and resorts business, overseeing all financial aspects, including budgeting, financial forecasting, financial statement preparation and annual audits. He has been instrumental in the financial analyses for four new National Park Service contracts and the acquisition of several hotels, as well as the negotiations for new contracts with NASA for Delaware North’s operation of Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex.
 
In addition to the extensive U.S. parks and resorts portfolio of owned lodging properties and national and state parks operations, Barney has also overseen the finances for Delaware North’s diverse Australian portfolio of lodging properties and sports, airport and cultural venue hospitality operations since 2013.
 
Prior to that, Barney was director of strategic planning for Delaware North, focusing on corporate development opportunities, corporate financing and financial forecasting activities, and supporting the implementation of the company’s strategic plan. He began his career with Delaware North in 1993 as an associate financial analyst and has held financial positions with Delaware North corporate, Sportservice and the company’s travel, and parks and resorts businesses.
 
Barney has an MBA from the University at Buffalo and a bachelor’s degree in finance from Rochester Institute of Technology. He is also a 2009 graduate of Delaware North’s Pinnacle III career development program.
 

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