Mr. Michael Cahill, CRE

CEO and Founder, HREC - Hospitality Real Estate Counselors
Greenwood Village, CO

Work Phone: (303) 267-0057

Practice Focus: Hotels and casinos exclusively, including property sales, debt refinancing, consulting, appraisals and litigation support.

Chapter Affiliation: Colorado

Mr. Robert Griswold, CRE

President, Griswold Real Estate Management, Inc.
San Diego, CA

Work Phone: (858) 597-6100

Practice Focus: Litigation consulting. Considered the premier, active RE expert for high value cases in all aspects of ownership/management throughout the country.

Chapter Affiliation: San Diego

Mrs. Karen Davidson, CRE

Manager, MUFG Union Bank
Montgomery, TX

Work Phone: (714) 974-9169

Practice Focus: Valuation, market and financial feasibility, land economics, loan analysis and underwriting, conservation and preservation easements.

Chapter Affiliation: Houston/Gulf Coast

Mr. Larry Kosmont, CRE

Chairman & CEO, Kosmont Companies
Manhattan Beach, CA

Work Phone: 424-297-1070

Practice Focus: Public-private real estate transactions, economics, public finance (tax-exempt/taxable), OZs, economic devlpmt/redevlpmt, lease/leaseback, entitlement

Chapter Affiliation: California (Southern)

Mr. Marc Thompson, CRE

Income Property Loan Production and Work-Out Manager, Mechanics Bank
Walnut Creek, CA

Work Phone: (925) 256-3043

Practice Focus: Manage Construction and term income property loan production and work-out teams.

Chapter Affiliation: California (Northern)

Mr. David Howard, CRE

Consultant, Hamilton, Ricci & Associates, Inc.
San Francisco, CA

Work Phone: (415) 717-1890

Practice Focus: Financial feasibility decisions and investment analysis, appraisal of income property and underwriting of income property.

Chapter Affiliation: California (Northern)

Ms. Suzanne Mellen, CRE

Senior Managing Director - Practice Leader, HVS
San Francisco, CA

Work Phone: (415) 268-0351

Practice Focus: Consulting on hotels, resorts, casinos, racinos, condo-hotels, and golf courses.

Chapter Affiliation: California (Northern)

Mr. Robert Taylor, CRE

President, REMM International, Inc
Anaheim, CA

Work Phone: 714 981-0649

Practice Focus: Real Estate Investor and Manager, Developer of Resort Community at Lake Oroville, California Co-Founder of the Center for Real Estate, CSU Fullerton

Chapter Affiliation: California (Southern)

Mr. William Ramseyer, CRE

Santa Rosa, CA

Work Phone: (707) 576-8191

Practice Focus: Advising real estate investment management organizations regarding organizational strategy, optimum investment strategies and accessing capital.

Chapter Affiliation: California (Northern)

Mr. Hugh Hilton, CRE

Founding Managing Director, A&M Capital Real Estate, LLC
El Segundo, CA

Work Phone: (310) 727-9838

Practice Focus: Blending corporate and commercial real estate restructuring and private equity real estate experience to solve distressed real estate situations.

Chapter Affiliation: California (Southern)

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