HVS Taps Michael Brophy as Managing Director

ATLANTA—HVS has promoted Michael Brophy to managing director and senior partner of HVS Atlanta.

Brophy has worked in numerous hospitality roles. His appraisal and consulting assignments have focused on hotels and resorts in the eastern U.S., where for over a decade he has directed operations for the region. In this capacity, he has overseen or conducted nearly 1,000 appraisal and consulting assignments for limited-, select- and full-service hotels, including convention center hotels across the U.S., island resort properties, and hotel portfolios containing worldwide assets.

“Mike is well respected in the hospitality industry and is often called on to speak on a myriad of topics at prominent hospitality conferences,” said Rodney Clough, MAI, president of Americas. “His clients rely upon him as a trusted advisor and often reach out to him before they make an investment in a new property or decide upon important ongoing transactions.”

Brophy has over 25 years of experience working at hotels and convention centers. He was director of convention services for the Wyndham Franklin Plaza Hotel and held similar positions at the New York Penta and the New York Hilton.

Brophy subsequently worked with the Wyndham Garden Hotel division, as director of F&B, and later director of operations for the Southfork Ranch Event & Conference Center, as well as GM of the Two Rivers Convention Center in Grand Junction, CO. He also served as speaker and panelist for many years at the Hunter Hotel Conference and has hosted the annual HVS Regional Hotel Market Connections in Atlanta.