NEWPORT, RI (August 22, 2009) --- Terry Bickhardt has joined HVS Hotel
Management as Co-President.
As Co-President of the full service hotel management company, Bickhardt
will work together with Co-President Kirby D. Payne, CHA to oversee business
development and be responsible for hotel operations.
Bickhardt joins HVS Hotel Management with over 25 years of hotel experience,
most recently serving as Co-President for the Waterford Hotel Group responsible
for operations and sales & marketing. Bickhardt was also responsible
for Waterford Group Restaurants, and Waterford Venue Services. Bickhardt
has extensive knowledge and expertise in hotel, and convention center operations.
His experience includes new hotel development and operations for all major
brands including: Marriott, Starwood, and Hilton.
“Terry has tremendous experience that will benefit our existing clients
and provide us the opportunity to grow the services provided by this division
of HVS” said Steve Rushmore, President and Founder of HVS.
About HVS Hotel Management
HVS Hotel Management formed in 1988, has extensive experience in hotel
management, asset management, and consulting. The company has experience
operating hotels that range from select service to destination resorts.
HVS Hotel Management provides accounting, sales and marketing, operations,
training and development procedures designed to ensure guest satisfaction
and maximize property performance. For more information visit the company
website at HVSHotelMangement.com
HVS is a global services and consulting organization focused on the
hotel, restaurant, shared ownership, gaming, and leisure industries. Since
the launching of the firm in 1980, our clients have relied on our specialized
industry knowledge and expertise for advice and services geared to enhancing
economic returns and asset value. Through a network of more than 25 offices
staffed by approximately 400 seasoned industry professionals. HVS
asset management provides constant operational oversight to ensure the
maximization of economic returns and asset value. No other organization
offers such a broad range of services. HVS also has specialists in parking
operations, golf courses, and convention centers. HVS is client driven,
entrepreneurial, and dedicated to providing the best advice and services
in a timely and cost-efficient manner. Visit the company website at HVS.com