AJ Capital Partners Appoints Two Key Executives to Graduate Hotels Acquisitions and Development Team

/AJ Capital Partners Appoints Two Key Executives to Graduate Hotels Acquisitions and Development Team

AJ Capital Partners Appoints Two Key Executives to Graduate Hotels Acquisitions and Development Team

|2018-10-02T14:13:02-04:00October 2nd, 2018|

Chicago, Ill. – AJ Capital Partners (“AJ”) today announced two key additions to its Graduate Hotels® acquisitions and development team. Phillip Allen joins as its Chief Development Officer for International Markets and Pedro Zevallos joins as Senior Vice President, Development for University Partnerships.

Phillip Allen most recently served as the Chief Development Officer for 21c Museum Hotels where he was responsible for the growth of the brand and real estate platform and helped orchestrate the company’s recent sale to Accor Hotels. Prior to his time at 21c, Phillip served as General Counsel for a division of Yum! Brands and practiced securities and mergers & acquisitions law at Simpson Thacher & Bartlett in New York City. Phillip is a graduate of the University of Kentucky and holds his J.D. from Duke Law School.

Pedro Zevallos most recently served as Vice President at U3 Advisors, a strategic real estate advisor to institutions including universities and colleges, where he focused on real estate strategy, financial modeling and transaction support. Pedro was chiefly involved in advising on Cornell University’s off-campus property in Ithaca and on Cornell Tech’s Roosevelt Island Campus. Pedro graduated from Middlebury College and holds a Master’s in Real Estate Development from Columbia University.

About AJ Capital Partners

AJ Capital Partners, based in Chicago, is an accomplished team of hospitality and real estate investors whose innate passion is to create a one-of-a kind portfolio of timeless assets. The counter-culture investors acquire, design and develop transformative real estate throughout the United States. In fall 2014, AJ Capital Partners launched the Graduate Hotels® collection. AJ Capital Partners continues to grow its portfolio of lodging investments, firmly establishing the group as visionary leaders in the lifestyle-driven investment industry. For more information on AJ Capital Partners, please visit www.ajcpt.com.

Contact: Meg Connolly Communications

graduate@mcc-pr.com/212.505.8200

Related News:

As the first news aggregate for the hotel industry, Hotel-Online is the industry’s must-read daily news source for everything hotel curated for busy professionals. Sign up today for industry news delivered to your inbox.