Janet and David Nelson always wanted to own a company together. And in 2018, they purchased the Manor House from Bill and Kathy Kinane. Excited to foster an environment for custom corporate and personal events, Janet and David – along with the dedicated staff – always seek ways to give back to the community.

Janet Dane Nelson, Owner

Janet studied construction management at Cincinnati State. She then worked in Sales and Marketing her entire career with State Farm Insurance, Nationwide and Halo Branded Solutions. Passionate about supporting the community, Janet is an active volunteer in the community with organizations such as The Nest Recovery Home. She’s also Past President and Future President of Mason Kiwanis Club and the co-chair of Mason Kiwanis annual Pancake Day for the past 10 years.

David Nelson, Owner

David graduated from Valparaiso University with a degree in Mechanical Engineering and earned his MBA from DePaul University. He’s served as President or CEO of several companies including Finn Corporation, Armor and Dunline. David brings a strong background in finance and sales strategy to his work at The Manor House.

Together, David and Janet are active members of the Christ Church of Mason and have 3 children. Kelsey, area manager for Amazon, is married to David and mom of Leilani. Alexis lives in Dallas and works as an area manager for Amazon. Trevor attends Ohio University and is pursuing his degree in the field of nursing.

Our Team

Shannon Wullenweber, Sales Manager

shannon@manorhouseohio.com

513-229-4700

Madison Benjamin, Sales Manager

madison@manorhouseohio.com

513-229-4705

Christine Cosby, Sales Manager

christine@manorhouseohio.com

513-229-4702

Morgan Orlando, Event/Sales Manager

morgan@manorhouseohio.com

513-229-4703

Sarah Ammons, Event Manager

Paul Melnick, Event Manager

Madison Gazda, Event Manager

Joy Smith, Event Manager

Jerry Damron, Operations Manager

Kevin Lamb, Executive Chef

Manor House History

Cool Timeline

1940
1940

House built on Manor House grounds

1996
1996

Bill and Kathy Kinane purchase property, build new structures

1997
1997

The Manor House opened

2002
2002

Remodeling and expansion begin, original house demolished

2008
2008

8 acres of Western Row golf course purchased

2012
2012

The Carriage House, a detached building behind the gardens, opened

2018
2018

David and Janet Nelson purchase Manor House