Managing Director Luigi Major, MAI, oversees the firm’s Southern California practice and is based in Los Angeles. Since 2007, Luigi has worked on consulting assignments for hundreds of hotels and resorts throughout the U.S. and Latin America. His extensive expertise is highlighted below.
- Luigi has experience with all hotel asset classes, including several large-scale, international hotel portfolios and mixed-use resort-residential developments, and specializes in proposed developments.
- He worked with the HVS Dallas, Mexico City, and Houston offices before relocating to Los Angeles in 2018 to oversee the firm’s California practice.
- Luigi has authored numerous articles on the performance trends and dynamics of hotel markets, including the annual U.S. Hotel Development Cost Survey (see the 2020 survey here).
Luigi graduated from the University of Houston’s Conrad N. Hilton College of Hotel and Restaurant Management. He is a Designated Member of the Appraisal Institute (MAI) and a state-certified general appraiser.