Press Release

Tommy Crozier Joins CBRE to Lead CBRE Hotels Valuations

22 Mar 2018

CBRE today announced that Tommy Crozier has joined Valuation & Advisory Services (VAS) as executive vice president and leader of the firm’s CBRE Hotels valuation platform.

Mr. Crozier will be responsible for developing, leading, and coordinating a national team of hotel appraisal specialists in key markets across the United States. An industry veteran, he has nearly 20 years’ experience in specialized hotel practice.

Based in Charlotte, North Carolina, Mr. Crozier will report to Richard West, executive managing director, Valuation & Advisory Services. He will work closely work with Tom Huffsmith, senior managing director, CBRE Hotels, and with CBRE’s industry-leading hotel research group.

“This key hire is part of our strategy to drive exceptional client experiences resulting in better outcomes for CBRE’s hotel appraisal and advisory clients. Tommy brings a depth of knowledge that is unmatched in the industry and will be a key addition to our valuation team as we continue to expand our capabilities within the hotel space,” said Mr. West.

“A dedicated hotel valuation practice will enable Tommy and his team to provide our clients with leading advice performed by experienced industry specialists and backed by the most comprehensive hotel database in the industry,” said Mr. Huffsmith.

“We have built the largest commercial real estate appraisal service in the Americas through our unrivalled expertise in the core property types of office, retail, industrial and multifamily. By leveraging our scale and experience, and through key strategic senior hires such as the appointment of a leader in the hotel space, we will continue to grow our market share in the specialist property types,” said Thomas B. McDonnell, president, VAS, CBRE.

Prior to rejoining CBRE, Mr. Crozier was a senior director within the Valuation & Advisory Hospitality & Gaming group at Cushman & Wakefield. He was previously at CBRE, where he held the position of vice president within VAS and was one of the original members of the Hospitality & Gaming specialty practice. During this time, Mr. Crozier also worked with CBRE Hotels in the capital markets group as an investment sales broker.

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