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William Holtforster

Analyst

Contact Information
Education
  • Master of Science, Real Estate Analysis & Development, Pennsylvania State University
  • Bachelor of Science, Hospitality Management, Pennsylvania State University

William Holtforster

Analyst

Will has over 6 years of hospitality experience including operations, finance, feasibility, and brokerage. At hotelAVE, Will’s responsibilities include underwriting hotel acquisitions, benchmarking analysis, preparing lender collateral reviews and litigation support advisory services.

Prior to joining hotelAVE, Will was an analyst at The Plasencia Group where he performed financial forecasting, developed marketing materials, identified operating performance opportunities and maintained the data rooms for over $450M of hotel disposition assignments.

Will also has rooms department and revenue strategy experience from his time at the Hyatt  Regency Lost Pines Resort & Spa and finance and accounting experience while with the Four Seasons Hotel Toronto.

“The hotelAVE team has a breadth of experience and is devoted to finding innovative solutions to our clients’ most challenging issues.”

Affiliations and Certifications
  • Certification in Hotel Industry Analytics (CHIA)
  • Real Estate Financial Modeling (REFM)
Has worked at hotelAVE since
2022
Interests and Hobbies

Will enjoys playing golf, fishing, and cooking.