An innovative and privately held hospitality company, broughtonHOTELS delivers highly specialized services in hotel management, investment, and development. Founded in 2001 by industry leader and entrepreneur, Larry Broughton, the company is well established as an operator of independent boutique hotels. Based in Orange County, CA broughtonHOTELS continues to invest in top-flight hospitality talent to support its growing portfolio of nearly 20 managed hotel properties in highly sought-after destinations from California to Illinois. The company was recently awarded as HSMAI’s “Best of the Best” Hotel Management Company of the Year 2018. The award is given to the hotel operator that has excelled in delivering exceptional management services in operations, accounting, HR and marketing while driving gross revenue to ownership groups.