Senior Managing Director
Jonathan Jaeger currently serves as a Senior Managing Director with LW Hospitality Advisors, based in New York City. During his tenure at LWHA, Mr. Jaeger has been responsible for the management and execution of over 1,000 lodging/gaming consulting and valuation assignments throughout the United States, Canada, Mexico, and the Caribbean on an annual basis. From February of 2014 through August of 2019, Jonathan was a Managing Director with the firm. Prior to joining LWHA, Mr. Jaeger had been with Pinnacle Advisory Group from January of 2008 through January of 2014. He began as a Consultant in the Boston office and was promoted to Vice President and head of the New York Practice.
Prior to his advisory career, Mr. Jaeger held various hospitality operational and accounting/finance positions with Starwood Hotels & Resorts and Kimpton Hotels & Resorts. He graduated with a Bachelor of Science from the Boston University School of Hospitality Administration in addition to a minor in Business Administration from the Boston University Questrom School of Business.
Beginning in the spring of 2011, Mr. Jaeger joined the adjunct faculty at Boston University, serving as co-instructor of the Hotel Asset Management course. Mr. Jaeger currently teaches a class in the Master of Management in Hospitality (MMH) Program. In addition to teaching a course at Boston University, Mr. Jaeger has written several articles for industry wide publications; topics included the Manhattan Lodging Market, Highest and Best Use Analyses, E-Commerce in the Hotel Industry, Texas Energy Lodging Markets, among others. In New York City, Jonathan is a member of YHIP, the Young Hospitality Investment Professionals Group and also previously participated with the NYC & Company Hotel Committee. Mr. Jaeger is also a member of the Metro NY Chapter of the Appraisal Institute. Beginning in the Fall of 2014, Mr. Jaeger joined the Adjunct Faculty at New York University; teaching the Lodging Development course in addition to others in the Jonathan M. Tisch Center of Hospitality.
Mr. Jaeger is a State Certified Real Estate Appraiser specializing exclusively in the evaluation of hotel, resort, and gaming properties. Mr. Jaeger is a designated member of the Appraisal Institute (MAI); he achieved this designation in June of 2013. In addition, Mr. Jaeger is a member of the International Society of Hospitality Consultants (ISHC) as well as a Recreational/Developmental Coach for the United States Professional Tennis Association (USPTA).
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