Lori Raleigh

Company: The Travers Group

Position: President




Expertise

Board of Director and Advisory Committee Experience Includes: * American Hotel & Lodging Association- member AH&LA Board of Directors * AH&LA Industry Real Estate Finance Advisory Committee (IREFAC) member * New York University Preston Robert Tisch Center for Hospitality, Tourism and Sports Managment - Advisory Board Member * Florida Gulf Coast University Resort & Hospitality Management Advisory Board * National Hotel Executive- Finance Editorial Advisory Board * Real Estate Forum - Hotel Industry Advisory Board *New England Real Estate Journal - Hotel Industry Advisory Board


Professional Memberships

Past president and member of the Hotel Asset Managers Association (HAMA); Urban Land Institute (ULI); and Association of Hospitality Financial Management Educators.



Articles and Publications

Co-editor and author "Hotel Investments: Issues & Perspectives" published by the Educational Institute of the AH&LA. Co-editor and contributing author "Hotel Asset Management:Principles and Practices", published by the Educational Institute of the AH&LA. Numerous articles on hotel investments, asset management and evaluating brand and franchise affiliation programs. Articles include the following among many others: "Hotel Investments: Some Thoughts to Share" -NEREJ; "Managing Hotel Investment Risk versus Return Performance"- National Hotel Executive; "Value Volatility"- Hotel on-line news; "Profit Contribution Analysis; Managing Marketing, Promotion and Distribution Expenses" - NEREJ.



Education

BA Economics Emmanuel College; MBA Boston College; Who's Who in American Colleges and Universities


Past Experience

Director Loan Management Branch, US Department of Housing & Urban Development; Vice President Asset Management Liberty Real Estate Group/Liberty Financial Companies; Founder & President The Travers Group, a hotel asset management advisory firm.