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548 Cabot Street
Beverly, MA, 01915
United States

Phone: 978-522-7006
Fax: 978-522-7008


Chad Crandell ISHC, CHAM
CEO & Managing Director

Industry Specialty

development services
management contract negotiation
investment analysis
asset management
due diligence
workouts & restructurings


boutique hotels
convention hotels
destination resorts
full service hotels
independent hotels
limited / select service hotels
resort mixed use developments
urban mixed use development

Speaker Topics

asset management
global hotel industry trends
management contracts
public private partnerships in real estate development
workouts and turnarounds

Geographic Areas

United States

Speaking Engagements

Americas Lodging Investment Summit (ALIS), NYU International Hospitality Industry Investment Conference, Hunter Hotel Investment Conference

Mission Statement

A consultant dedicated to hotel and resort investment, ownership, and asset management, with the primary focus of providing outstanding value creation and industry-leading financial returns to my investment partners and clients.


*Management & Franchise Contract Negotiations *Budget Development & Review *Financial & Operational Performance Monitoring & Control *Market Position Surveys *Property Acquisition/Disposition Services *Financing, Refinancing & Debt Restructuring

Past Experience

*Capital Hotel Management, President/Co-Founder * Senior VP/Hospitality Practice Leader, Horwath Landauer, Boston, MA *Principal/Co-Founder, Hospitality Consulting, Inc., Boston, MA *Senior Consultant and Manager, Laventhol & Horwath, Boston, MA, *Director of Real Estate Development, Chalet Susse Int'l Inc., Wilton, NH *Manager of Real Estate Development, Koala Inns of America, Boston, MA *Assistant Controller, Hotel Inter-Continental New Orleans, LA


*B.S., School of Hotel Administration, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY *Graduate Courses, Boston College, Boston, MA

Professional Memberships

*Cornell Hotel Society(CHS) *Hospitality Asset Managers Association(HAMA) *Pillsbury Institute for Hospitality Entrepreneurship * AH&LA Finance Committee

Representative List of Clients

Wide range of hotel ownership groups including private equity, sovereign wealth funds, family office, public agencies and REITs

Articles and Publications

Contributing Author, Hotel Asset Management Principles & Practices, First and Second Edition*Contributing Author, CAPEX 2005. He served on the AH&LA finance committee that instituted changes in the Eleventh Edition of the Uniform System of Accounts for the Lodging Industry.