|12:00 – 12:25 p.m.
||Registration and Networking
|12:25 – 12:30 p.m.
||Welcome & Opening Remarks
||Nicole Ament, Shareholder, Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck
Pat Westcott, Business Development Director, Colorado Hotel & Lodging Association
|12:30 – 1:00 p.m.
||The Current State of the National and Regional Lodging Industry
||Raquel Ortiz, Senior Analytics Manager, Consulting & Analytics, STR
Michael Cahill, CRE, MAI, FRICS, CHA, CEO and Founder, HREC – Hospitality Real Estate Counselors
|1:00 – 1:30 p.m.
||Broker Market Update
||Mark Darrington, Senior Vice President, CBRE Hotels | Capital Markets
Jeffrey Duni, Vice President, HREC Investment Advisors
Michael Herzog, Appraiser, National Valuation Consultants, Inc.
Robert S. Benton, ISHC, President, Robert S. Benton & Associates
|1:30 – 2:00 p.m.
||Franchise Brand Update
||John Slaughter, Director of Franchise Development, Choice Hotels International
Bob Clasby, Managing Director, North American Development, Best Western International
Jason Farmer, Area Vice President, Lodging Development, Mariott International
Moderator: Jim Nelms, Hotel Broker One – Denver
|2:00 – 2:45 pm
|2:45 – 3:30 p.m.
||Hotel Development & Investment Strategies
||Navin Dimond, President & CEO, Stonebridge Companies
Michael Everett, Chief Investment Officer, Sage Hospitality
Peter Estler, CEO and Founder, Quintess
Chris Scheer, CFO, Stout Street Hospitality
Brett Russell, Director of Business Development, HVS Consulting & Valuation
John Markovich, Senior Vice President, FirstBank
Moderator: Greg Hartmann, MAI, MRICS, CHA, Managing Director, JLL Hotels & Hospitality Group
|3:30 – 4:00 p.m.
||Don Schuster, Vice President, Hospitality, Aspen Skiing Company
Craig Cohn, President of Real Estate, Intrawest
James DeFrancia, Principal, Lowe Enterprises
Noah Hahn, Partner, Meriwether Company
Moderator: Rebecca Stone, AIA, LEED AP BD+C, Managing Principal, OZ Architecture
|4:00 – 4:45 p.m.
||Emerging Liabilities in the Hospitality Sector – Is Your Business Protected?
||Richard B. Benenson, Shareholder, Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck(Consumer Protection)
Christine A. Samsel, Shareholder, Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck (Employment)
Ian V. O’Neill, Shareholder, Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck (Privacy and Data Breach)
Moderator: Philip A. Gosch, Shareholder, Brownstein, Hyatt, Farber, Schreck