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Kevin A. Goldstein

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.

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Are Your Sustainability Initiatives Missing a Critical Component? A Perspective on Risk | Kevin A. Goldstein

Since re-launching our Sustainability practice in late 2011, HVS has contended that sustainability initiatives should focus on utility efficiency and be driven by the bottom line. We believe that a valid business case exists for numerous types of investments in building equipment and enhanced operating practices, and across the hospitality sector there are literally thousands of good projects with strong return on investment that are waiting to be undertaken.

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 improvements.

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