Promoted Managing Director of the Consulting and Valuation service of the HVS office in New York
At HVS in Mineola - NY, USA
Roland joined HVS in January 1999, and has evolved into the firm’s premier expert on the New York City marketplace. He regularly receives calls from investors, would-be lenders, banks and major brands throughout the world who want to tap into his knowledge of the Manhattan market. Roland also possesses extensive experience appraising and consulting for a variety of hotels throughout the United States, Mexico and the Caribbean. His consulting and valuation experience extends to boutique, mixed use and resort properties. He is an adjunct professor at New York University and recently earned his MAI designation from the Appraisal Institute. He regularly authors comprehensive articles about the Manhattan lodging market, and is an MBA graduate of Santa Clara University in California.
HVS is the world's leading consulting and services organization focused on the hotel, restaurant, shared ownership, gaming, and leisure industries. Established in 1980, the company performs more than 2,000 assignments per year for virtually every major industry participant.more information
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