As a Managing Director with HVS Denver, Brett’s 15-year career in hospitality spans hotel operations, management, and development. He has overseen or conducted more than 500 assignments, spanning appraisals, market studies, and feasibility studies for boutique and branded hotels, lodges, and resorts throughout the Americas and primarily focusing on proposed full-service hotels and resorts. Brett works to match a client’s scope of perspective on a hotel project from its initial stages, asking investigative questions in the field; reviewing project proposals, plans, and performance metrics; evaluating proposed development sites; and analyzing data from comparable hotel sales and competitive properties. Brett’s mixed-use experience includes the Doral Golf Resort and Spa in Miami; the PGA National Golf Resort in Palm Springs, Florida; the Mammoth Ski Resort in Mammoth Lakes, California; the Steamboat Springs Ski Resort in Steamboat Springs, Colorado; and several properties in Aspen, Colorado. Brett has also been involved with the redevelopment of historic buildings in Albuquerque, Denver, and Buffalo, as well as hotel transactions in top resort markets in the U.S. and Caribbean. Brett graduated from the University of Mount Union in Alliance, Ohio. He is a certified general appraiser in Colorado and surrounding states.