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Aaron F. Belen


Aaron F. Belen is the Principal of both AFB Hospitality Group LLC and AFB Investments LLC. Belen is an entrepreneur with a focus on hospitality, real estate development, and investments. He brings 22 years of experience to this arena. A licensed real estate agent in Michigan, Belen is currently managing five real estate assets and expanding regularly. His restaurants and nightclubs have generated over $50M in revenue over the last eight years. He has an expertise in discovering and molding talent. His businesses have employed over 2,000 full and part-time associates since inception. He is a member of Pine Lake Country Club and Franklin Hills Country Club as well as a Board Member of The Friendship Circle. He is the recipient of the 2015 Business Person of the Year from the Royal Oak Chamber of Commerce. Additionally, he was named Crain’s Detroit Business 40 Under 40: 2015 and 30 in Their Thirties 2014 from dbusiness Detroit. Belen attended the Cranbrook Educational Community in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan and graduated from the Barney Business School at the University of Hartford. He currently resides in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan. 

AFB Hospitality Group operates a portfolio of boutique dining and nightlife concepts. Founded by entrepreneur Aaron F. Belen in 2013, AFBHG continues to acquire premiere properties and redefine service to fit niche markets in the ever-changing hospitality landscape. From our headquarters in Michigan, we aim to provide an unmatched attention to detail.