Faces of Detroit 2022 Special Section
AARON F. BELEN — AFB HOSPITALITY GROUP
27387 WOODWARD AVE., BERKLEY, MI 48072 | 248-629-9221, EXT. 201 | AFBHOSPITALITYGROUP.COM
Aaron F. Belen is the principal of both AFB Hospitality Group, LLC and AFB Investments, LLC. An entrepreneur with a focus on hospitality, real estate development, and investments, he’s also a licensed real estate agent in Michigan. Belen is currently managing five real estate assets and expanding regularly. His businesses have employed more than 2,000 full- and part-time associates since their inception.
Belen is a member of Pine Lake Country Club and Franklin Hills Country Club, and a board member at The Friendship Circle. He’s also the recipient of the 2015 Businessperson of the Year award from the Royal Oak Chamber of Commerce, and was among the Crain’s Detroit Business 40 Under 40 class of 2015, and one of DBusiness magazine’s 30 in Their Thirties class of 2014.
Belen attended the Cranbrook Educational Community in Bloomfield Hills and graduated from the Barney Business School at the University of Hartford.
Locations: The Morrie Birmingham, The Morrie Royal Oak, Stairway, and opening winter 2022 Sybil.