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Road to Recovery for the Hospitality Industry in the Wake of COVID-19

Webinar Only

Additional Time Zones: 
Los Angeles, CA -2 Hours (11:00 A.M.)
New York, NY +1 Hour (2:00 P.M.)
London, UK +6 Hours (7:00 P.M.)
Abu Dhabi, Dubai +9 Hours (10:00 P.M.)

Program Overview:

This panel discussion featured leading hospitality industry experts who discussed what hotels are doing now to get through COVID-19 and the roadmap to recovery. 


Rasha Elganzouri Gad, Partner Real Estate, Quarles & Brady LLP


Peter Connolly, Principal, Connolly & Co. Hospitality Advisors
James Francque, Global Head of Transactions, Hyatt Hotels Corporations
Nick Cannon, Senior Vice President - Commercial Real Estate, Wintrust Financial Corporation

Key topics in this webinar included:

  • The “new normal” – changes in the hotel experience
  • Best practice guidelines for revenue management
  • Lender’s response to the defaulting hotel borrower
  • Federal Government’s response – PPP Program and Main Street Lending Program
  • Role of technology
  • Alternative hotel uses

For additional information on this topic, please contact the moderator of this program.