Justin MarriottManaging Director
Justin Marriott is a Managing Director and Founder of Marriott & Co. Prior to founding Marriott & Co., Justin was a Managing Director at Virginia Capital Partners, a private equity group, where he managed new business development and deal origination, led debt and equity financings, and was a board member of several portfolio companies. He was previously employed at Bowles Hollowell Conner where he worked on mergers and acquisitions in a variety of industries. He received a Master of Science in Economics from the Gatton College of Business and Economics at the University of Kentucky after receiving a B.S. in Business and Economics. He was also inducted into the Beta Gamma Sigma Honorary Business Society. Justin lives in Richmond with his wife and two children.
Bryan BurdenManaging Director
Bryan Burden is a Managing Director and Partner at Marriott & Co. Prior to joining Marriott & Co., Bryan was a Vice President at Boxwood Partners, where he executed middle market investment banking transactions for clients in a variety of industries. He was previously an investment banking Associate at Wachovia Securities and also served as CFO of a privately held company. He began his career at BB&T Capital Markets, where he was an investment banking Analyst and Associate. Bryan received his B.S. in Commerce with a Concentration in Finance from the McIntire School at the University of Virginia. Bryan lives in Richmond with his wife and two children.
Matt Improta is a Director and joined Marriott & Co. as an Analyst in 2010. In his time at Marriott & Co., Matt has been an integral member of the team that has successfully executed a number of investment banking transactions for clients in a variety of industries. Prior to joining Marriott & Co., Matt graduated from the University of Richmond where he received a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration with a concentration in Finance and a minor in Economics from the Robins School of Business.
Elliott Theuerkauf is an Associate and joined Marriott & Co. as an Analyst in 2017. Prior to joining Marriott & Co., Elliott graduated from the College of William and Mary where he received a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Finance from the Mason School of Business. His other work experience includes a summer analyst position at a middle market investment bank as well as an internship at a commercial real estate firm. Elliott lives in Richmond.
Ben Bryles is an Analyst and joined Marriott & Co. in 2020. Prior to joining Marriott & Co., Ben graduated from Washington and Lee University where he received a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from the Williams School of Commerce and a Bachelor of Arts in Geology from the College. His other work experience includes a summer analyst position at a regional capital markets firm as well as an internship at an asset management firm. Ben lives in Richmond.