Underscored by the strength of room rates, copious amounts of leisure patronage and rebounding group business, the pace of travel recovery has been robust.
Join Founder and CEO of 1st Service Solutions, Ann Hambly, and Daniel Lesser, President & CEO of LW Hospitality Advisors while they discuss the 3 silos of business in the lodging sector. Dan has extensive knowledge and experience in the industry working with hospitality for over 30 years now.
Panelists from different sectors of the hotel and lodging industry will discuss key headline and game-changing transactions over the past 18 months, with commentary from industry financial advisors and stock analysts.
Daniel Lesser presented an update on the lodging industry at the 9th Annual GF Hospitality Forum.
While business forecasting will always be critical to making well-founded decisions, it is important to be cognizant that predicting the unpredictable is to some extent a crapshoot, and that accurate forecasting is based in part on science and luck.
Evan Weiss serves as Chief Operating Officer, Principal of LW Hospitality Advisors®.
During 2021, vaccines and booster shots paved the way for a brief return to some semblance of normalcy, however as we enter 2022 the nearly two-year global health crisis is not over.
Sophisticated hotel market participants routinely consider the sector’s highly fluid strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats.
In the recent past, many appraisers retained by lodging property owners in connection with tax assessment appeals have erroneously used a “going concern” premise to valuation, resulting in wide differences in hotel property value estimates between opposing appraisers.
The moral of this story (blog) is, do not necessarily believe everything that you hear and/or read.