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2900 Bristol Street
Suite D101
Costa Mesa, 92626
United States

Phone: 714-540-9300
Fax: 714-540-9306


James Burba Co-founder
Burba Hotel Network (BHN)

Industry Specialty

financial analysis
investment analysis
acquisition / disposition / brokerage

Speaker Topics

capital markets
global hotel industry trends
management and leadership
real estate

Geographic Areas

USA, Canada, Mexico, Curacao, Barbados, Bermuda,Puerto Rico, Jamaica, Trinidad & Tobago, Guatemala, Panama, Nicaragua, Peru, United Kingdom, Germany, Russia, Montenegro, China, India, Thailand, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Singapore, Japan, French Polynesia, Fiji

Speaking Engagements

BHN organizes annual hotel and tourism investment conferences around the world including: the Americas Lodging Investment Summit (ALIS) in Los Angeles; ALIS Law in Los Angeles; ALIS Summer Update; Alternative Ownership Conference Asia Pacific (AOCAP) in Singapore; Caribbean Hotel & Resort Investment Summit (CHRIS) in Miami; Hotel Investment Conference Asia Pacific (HICAP) in Hong Kong; HICAP UPDATE in Singapore; Hotel Investment Forum India (HIFI) in Gurgaon Delhi N.C.R.; Hotel Opportunities Latin America (HOLA) conference in Miami; and Hotel Investment Conference Europe (Hot.E) in London.


Hotel/Tourism Real Estate Investments

Past Experience

President, Horwath HTL - USA; VP/Worldwide Director of Advisory Services, WATG; Sr. Managing Dirctor, Insignia/ESG Hotel Partners; President, Burba & Company, Inc.; Principal, Pannell Kerr Forster; Investment Analyst, Montgomery Realty Investors (Metric Partners).


MBA, University of California, Los Angeles, CA; BA, Michigan State University, The School of Hotel Business, East Lansing, MI

Professional Memberships

Industry Real Estate Finance Advisory Council (IREFAC) of AH&LA; California Travel & Tourism Commission, Executive Committee; California State University (CSU) Hospitality Industry Advisory Board; Travel & Tourism Marketing Association, past President; Board of Trustees of Educational Institute of AH&LA, past Member;

Representative List of Clients

Puerto Rico Tourism Company, FONATUR (Mexico), Caribbean Hotel & Tourism Association, Montenegro Ministry of Tourism, Centre for the Development of Enterprise (EU)