Author Bio

Kevin A. Goldstein

Kevin A. Goldstein is Vice-President of HVS Sustainability Services, which provides a range of business-driven consultancy services that enable hospitality firms to enhance efficiency, maximize profitability, and demonstrate a positive commitment to the environment. HVS works directly with owners and operators to evaluate the business case for capital investment into environmental technologies; we further promote accessibility to conventional and nonconventional financing mechanisms for retrofit and new construction projects. Prior to joining HVS, Kevin was the development director for a design/build company where he led multidisciplinary teams responsible for project feasibility, investment structuring, design, entitlements, and construction. Kevin previously consulted for the U.S. federal government on high-level environmental policy, and has been an active participant in international policy via the United Nations consultative process.

Articles by Kevin A. Goldstein (5)

Capital Improvements Without The capital

A growing number of alternative financing methods are available to support hotel and resort owners in the implementation of utility efficiency projects. Several of these methods do not require owner-contributed capital, providing a novel approach to funding building infrastructure ...