One Rockefeller Plaza, 11th Floor
New York, NY, 10020
Phone: 646 722 2934
MSc CHME ISHC
Chairman North America and Managing Director
litigation support - expert witness
operational analysis / reviews
marketing & sales strategies
ownership transition support
full service hotels
limited / select service hotels
resort mixed use developments
restaurants (full, quick and limited service)
time share & interval ownership
global hotel industry trends
management and leadership
sales and marketing
spa design management and marketing
time share vacation ownership
Primary practice areas include the US, Mexico and the Caribbean.
John Fareed is an internationally recognized authority in the field of hospitality, tourism and leisure, and has spoken on the topic at industry events in Australia, Brazil, Croatia, Egypt, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Mexico, United Kingdom, United Arab Emirates, and across the US, Canada and Caribbean. He has also appeared as an expert on national television programs including ABC News, CNN and Fox News Network, and in publications such as USA Today and the New York Times.
We are in the business of growing and protecting the value of our client’s hotel, resort and restaurant assets.
Asset management, strategic market planning, positioning and repositioning. Additionally Fareed provides expert witness and litigation support services.
Principal, John Fareed Hospitality Consulting LLC; Executive Vice President, Anson-Stoner; Managing Partner, Fareed Zapala Koepke; Senior Vice President, YPB&R (currently MMGY Global)
Fareed holds two postgraduates including a Master of Science degree from the Dublin Institute of Technology's School of Hospitality Management and Tourism in Dublin, Ireland—where he is currently pursuing his PhD—as well as a Hotel Real Estate Investments and Asset Management Certificate from Cornell University.
Fareed is Chair Emeritus of ISHC and currently serves as Immediate Past Chairman of the Hospitality Sales and Marketing Association International Foundation.
Representative List of Clients
Fortune 500 companies, national brands, lenders, developers, REIT’s, management companies, investors, owners, attorneys, and insurers.
Articles and Publications
Fareed has written articles for numerous industry media including Hotel News Now and Hotel Investment Outlook.