Jake Fischer Returns to The Hotel Group As VP, Development
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EDMONDS, WA—The Hotel Group revealed that Jake Fischer rejoined the hotel management investment management company as VP, Development.
In his new role, Fischer will focus on growth and development of the hotel portfolio primarily in the eastern half of the United States. Fischer will leverage THG’s 30-year track record and resources to establish and nurture relationships with new and existing client partners for acquisition, new-development and third-party management opportunities on behalf of THG funds and investors.
"As a powerful and respected partner in the hotel industry, THG has consistently demonstrated its ability to provide clients investment value that goes beyond their expectations," Fischer stated. "I believe in the company’s mission, vision, core values and business plan, and am delighted to return and help achieve its goals. I plan to build upon the already robust in-place foundation and aggressively grow the business based on my proven work experience.”
Prior to returning to THG, Fischer served as senior manager of hospitality for MIG Real Estate, responsible for the sourcing of hotel acquisition and development opportunities, and assisting with underwriting and asset management of hotel properties. He also has previous experience as senior manager of Development Planning & Feasibility at Marriott International and assistant vice president/manager at HVS International.
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