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Who will you see at Meet the Money?

18 April 2018

It’s almost May, so our annual Meet the Money® Conference is almost here! JMBM’s Global Hospitality Group® will host the 28th year of our national hotel finance and investment conference May 7-9, 2018 at the Hyatt Regency LAX.

This must-attend event gives you access to plenty of efficient networking and the latest insights into industry trends and strategies.

The industry’s top hotel owners, developers, operators, brands, investors, lenders, and other capital providers come together every year at Meet the Money to share their expertise and explore opportunities. Our friendly environment makes it easy and comfortable to connect and negotiate deals.

We’re proud to have the participation of distinguished and knowledgeable speakers and sponsors from over 70 of the hotel industry’s top capital sources, brands, investors, developers, and consultants.

They’ll be offering their expertise on this year’s panel discussions and special presentations, including:

  • Panels full of active capital providers
  • Updated industry data, economic developments, trends and expectations
  • High-level insight from C-Suite executives
  • Interactive discussions on construction financing, development, select service, and transactions in today’s market

If you’re seeking private equity for a project, don’t miss our special Monday afternoon session, Meet the Equity: A Private Equity Strategies Workshop. This dynamic discussion of the most effective practices for raising equity in hotel acquisitions and developments will take place on Monday afternoon, May 7. Jonathan Falik of JF Capital Advisors and Guy Maisnik, Vice Chair of JMBM’s Global Hospitality Group will lead a panel of private equity experts in a seminar on how they evaluate requests for capital and what makes certain deals attractive to them. This workshop is free for all registered for the conference.

Who will you meet this year, and how might that impact your upcoming deals and projects? Join us at Meet the Money® 2018 and expand your network and your horizons for 2018 and beyond. Register today to secure your spot!

Who’s coming to Meet the Money 2018?

A&B Hotel Management Investment Kamla Hotels
ABA Development KHP Capital Partners
Accor Hotels Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants
ACS Architects Kirkwood Collection
Aimbridge Hospitality Kiwi Hospitality
Amber Hotel Company Knowhere Holdings
Anderson Hospitality Consultants Kushner
Apple Hospitality REIT LaSalle Nova Capital Markets of Chicago
Arris Investments Live Oak Bank
Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. The Lodging Conference
Ashford Hospitality Prime Lodging Development Group
Baker Tilly Capital Lodging Magazine
Bank of the Ozarks Lowe Enterprises Investors
Bergstrom Capital Advisors LW Hospitality Advisors
BLLA Manhattan Hospitality Advisors
BMO Harris Bank Marcus Hotels & Resorts
Caesars Entertainment Marin Management
Canyon Partners Real Estate MetWest Ventures
CapitalSource Miller Law Group
CBRE Hotels NEBO Hotel Finance
Chicago Title Company Neil Locke & Associates
CHMWarnick Noble Investment Group
City National Rochdale Northern Arizona University
CleanFund Pacific Street Capital
CMB Regional Centers Pacifica Hotels
Coast Hotels Parkwest GC
Commonwealth Land Title Company Partner Engineering and Science
Condor Hospitality Trust Perez & Rodriguez
Connolly Hospitality Advisors Performing Equity
Cypress 16 Petra Risk
Davis Hotel Capital Pinnacle Advisory Group West
DCSG Developments Point Hospitality Group
East West Bank Prime Finance
Equinox Hospitality Prism Hotels & Resorts
Equis Hospitality Management Prospera Hotels
Fidelity National Title Pyramid Hotel Group
FRB Realty Capital Radisson Hotel Group
G6 Hospitality Related Fund Management
Gatehouse Capital Rider Levett Bucknall
Gehr Hospitality RLHC
GF Management RLJ Lodging Trust
Global Hotel Network RO Consulting
GRP Capital Robert W. Baird
Hall Structured Finance RobertDouglas
Harvest Miami Real Estate Group Rockbridge Capital
HEI Hotels & Resorts Ryebridge Capital
HFS Concepts4 SiO Hospitality
Highland Group Snyder Nationwide Real Estate
HMV Starwood Property Trust
Hodges Ward Elliott StepStone Hospitality
Horvath Stewart Title Company
Hospitality Funding Stonehill Strategic Capital
Hospitality Unlimited Investments Stout Risius Ross
Hotel Business STR
Hotel Management Strategic Realty Capital
Hotel Online Summit Investment Management
HotelAVE T2 Hospitality TMC Financing Trigild
HREC Trilogy Spa Holdings
HSBC – North America Trump Hotels
HVS Two Roads Hospitality
Hyatt Hotels Corporation Uglobal
iBorrow LP Valencia Group
ICBC USA Vertex Realty Advisors
ICONA Resorts Viceroy Hotel Group
IHG Washington Holdings
Innsight Hotel Management Group Western Securities Limited
Interstate Hotels & Resorts Wilson Meade Commercial Real Estate
Jameson and Company Woodbine Development Corporation
JF Capital Advisors WoodSpring Hotels
JLL Woodspring Suites
JMB Financial Advisors Yotel

This is Jim Butler, author of and hotel lawyer, signing off. Please contact us if you would like to discuss any issues that affect your hotel interests or see how our experience might help you create value and avoid unnecessary pitfalls. Who’s your hotel lawyer?

Picture of Jim ButlerJim Butler is a founder of the JMBM law firm and chairman of its Real Estate Department. He founded and chairs the Firm’s Global Hospitality Group® and its EB-5 Finance Group which provide business and legal advice to owners, developers and investors of commercial real estate, particularly hotels, resorts, restaurants, spas and senior living. This advice covers purchase, sale, development, financing, franchise, management, labor & employment, litigation, ADA, IP, and EB-5 matters for such properties.

Jim is recognized as one of the top hotel lawyers in the world and has led the Global Hospitality Group® in more than $125 billion of hotel transactions and more than 4,700 hotel properties located around the globe.

Jim’s group has advised on more than 100 EB-5 projects, closed more than $1.5 billion of EB-5 financing, and sourced more than half of that for our clients.

Contact Jim at +1-310.201-3526 or

Hotels we have worked on over the years. Visit our hotel photo gallery to see some of the more than 3,900 properties around the globe that the hotel lawyers of the Global Hospitality Group® have been involved with, on behalf of our clients. For a more comprehensive list of hotels properties and projects we have worked on, see our Credentials.

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