In this newly created position, Thomas will take charge of Trigild's rapidly growing acquisitions and investment division -- analyzing and determining the feasibility of potential hotel investments, and then structuring their financing. With a mission of further expanding Trigild's investment department, he will also recruit investors to join forces with Trigild in the purchase of hotels. In addition, Thomas is responsible for overseeing the Trigild Equity Fund, a pool of hotel investors.
"We are pleased to have Peter on our team," said Trigild president William Hoffman. "He brings an impressive track record of negotiating and closing deals, problem resolution, market analysis and product positioning. His extensive background in sales, real estate and business development will help Trigild expand its investment division and continue its steady growth."
Most recently the Southern California Account Manager for Anixter Incorporated, a global telecommunications company, Thomas has also held executive positions with Tele-Vu Inc./Sunset Communications and Grub & Ellis Commercial Properties Division. He was also a partner with TURI Commercial Services, a national provider of real estate information services.
A graduate of Stanford University's Executive International Business Program, Thomas holds a bachelor's degree in business finance from the University of San Diego and a master's certificate in management and real estate development from the University of California, San Diego. He is also a licensed real estate broker. A resident of Del Mar, he is affiliated with numerous professional organizations, including the San Diego Chamber of Commerce, the American Marketing Association and the San Diego Management Association.
One of the largest hotel management companies in the West, Trigild has been managing hotels for more than 20 years. The firm has operated more than 120 troubled hotels for lender clients, and is utilizing this experience in the acquisition of under performing hotels that have a strong upside. Following a purchase, Trigild typically renovates the property and adds or changes the franchise.
Trigild is located at 12555 High Bluff Rd., Suite 330 in San Diego.
For more information, please call (619) 481-6767.
|Trigild was founded in 1976 by its current president, William J. Hoffman.
Our corporate offices are located in San Diego with regional personnel
based in a variety of other markets.
We provide a wide range of services for hotels, motels, resorts, restaurants, apartments, senior care facilities and commercial properties. Trigild’s foundation and core business is full-charge income property management. We also handle receiverships, bankruptcy custodianships, consulting, property evaluations, and litigation support.
Our fundamental objective is to maximize the value of the property while improving operating profits and cash flow. These goals are achieved by using proper planning, sound organization, proven operational methods, tight fiscal control, and aggressive marketing. Trigild has an array of proven programs and systems that generate bottom-line results.
Trigild maintains a centralized accounting department that utilizes state-of-the-art hardware and software. Its comprehensive system of controls and reporting includes rapid transmission of data, instant verification of funds handling, and immediate communication with on-site property staff.
Every Trigild property is assigned to a Project Manager who takes a "task force" approach to its management. An appropriate team of experts is selected to match the challenges of the property. One reason for Trigild’s record of success is its standards for assuring that adequate personnel resources and expertise are available for each property.
At the same time, a direct line of communication with the client is maintained in order to remain aware of the changing needs of the client and to keep clients informed of activities and developments related to their investments. Prompt financial statements, statistical information, and narrative reports are basic to this relationship