Hotel Consulting Services

R. Britton Colbert's experience in the hotel industry spans more than 35 years. He has held management positions in some of the nation's top hotel corporations, including ITT Sheraton Hotels and Holiday Inns, Inc. He served as Executive Vice President of Operations for Ken+ Asset Management, a hotel management company representing owners of nine hotels throughout the US; from 1990-92, he was an elected member of the Embassy Suites Owners Association Board and co-chair of the marketing committee. Since 1990, he has provided hotel asset management and litigation consulting to corporations and law firms. He is a leading authority in hotel operations, development strategy, and finance and asset management. Mr. Colbert holds the Certified Hotel Administrator (CHA) and Certified Hotel Industry Analytics (CHIA) certifications, and is a member of the American Hotel & Lodging Association. For complete documentation on his credentials, see his professional experience.

Mr. Colbert provides selected hotel advisory services to corporations, owners, developers, management companies, banks, CPAs, insurance companies, attorneys and national hotel franchisors. His hotel consulting work includes, but is not limited to, the following areas of expertise:

  • Hotel Operating and Brand Standards
  • Hotel Operations
  • Hotel Acquisition and Expansion Analysis
  • Premises Liability & Related Injuries
  • Real Estate Development
  • Franchisor / Franchisee Matters
  • Reporting Practices
  • Condemnation
  • Cash Flow Analysis
  • Hotel Asset Management
  • Hotel Property Control
  • Hotel Finance
  • Mismanagement
  • Wrongful Death — Fire, Pool and Carbon Monoxide
  • Security, as an Operating Department
  • Acquisition / Financing Due Diligence
  • Hotel Evictions

In addition to his consulting work, Mr. Colbert is also sought out as a hotel expert witness.

To contact R. Britton Colbert, call 561-927-7400.

Client Comments —
"I wish I had had you negotiate my management agreement — I wouldn't be in this mess." — Owner, Baltimore, Maryland