Expert 518592 - MA

Expertise Description

My 35 years of experience in the hospitality industry includes working as a Hotel Administrator and Food and Beverage Sanitation Instructor. I founded a consultant firm that has provided design, diversity, food safety, management consulting, marketing, quality assurance, and training, as well as development support to the service industries with a concentration on the hospitality industry. My experience includes the analysis of recipes and suggestions for recipe changes to make foods healthier; developing business plans with financial projections for new or relocated restaurants; mystery shopping for regional chains and independent restaurants, as well as extensive experience providing customer service, food safety, responsible beverage and anti-discrimination training in the United States, Canada, Europe, Middle East, and Asia. I have prior expert witness experience.

Expert 319929 - AL AK AZ AR BC CA(N) CA(S) CO CT DE DC FL GA HI IA ID IL IN KS KY LA ME MD MA MI MN MS MO MT NE NV NH NJ NM NY NC ND OH OK OR PA QC RI SC SD TN TX UT VT VA WA WV WY WI

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience in Hotel operations with expertise in generally accepted operation practices and standards in the lodging industry to meet the Duty of Care expectation by guests and employees. My practice focuses on Catastrophic injuries from assaults, shootings, and wrongful death matters associated with drowning, fire, and carbon monoxide poisoning occurrences at hotels. I routinely work on matters involving Hotel Franchise Agreements and Brand Standards vis-a-vis property control and operational requirements. My retention has been approximately 50/50 plaintiff and defense in state and federal courts. I have spent over 20 years offering consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony as a hotel operations expert witness.

Expert 48081 - CA(S) FL NY TX

Expertise Description

I have over 40 years of experience in the hospitality industry. My background includes experience in a variety of operations in the lodging and food service industries. My expertise includes the areas of hotel and restaurant litigation services, new development, strategic planning, personal property valuation, marketing, accounting and control systems, and achieving operational efficiency. I have more than 30 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 9026 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 60 years experience in the field of Hospitality and Hotel. Extensive experience in restaurant and franchise management including hotels, bars, training, retail, commissaries, food products, brokerage, deli/frozen foods, manufacturing, distribution, site, selection, shopping malls/food courts, safety, burns, security, manuals, multi-level marketing, damage assessment, appraisal profit and loss, standard operating procedures, controls, systems in all types of fast food & restaurant operation, franchiser-franchisee relations, and license agreements. I have more than 40 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 414586 - CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have over 20 years experience in the Hotel Industry. I have extensive experience in hotel asset management, strategic advisory, transactions, financing, valuation, investments, hotel transactions, hotel real estate investment, operation efficiencies, hotel operations, impact on asset value from the actions / inactions, impact on management company value from actions / inactions of property owners, damage calculations due to construction defects and other causes, and long term asset value strategies. My additional expertise includes various positions at different hotels covering every major operational department, including front desk, housekeeping, marketing, accounting, and food and beverage. I have prior expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 344108 - CA(S) NV

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years expert experience with Hotel and Hospitality Real Estate in Nevada and California. I have worked in senior and executive positions with three major hotel companies in real estate development, finance, and operations. I have maintained an advisory practice for hotels, resorts, and related hospitality products. My services may be in relation to new properties going through any situation where disputes have arisen among the stakeholders. My typical expert assignments include financial feasibility; economic damages; lost profits; management contracts and franchise agreements; brand issues; standards of care; and management and operating issues. I have more than 15 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.