2012 Caribbean Hotel Market Survey: The Big Six

This article focuses on the Caribbean lodging market and provides valuable insight into the major island destinations Aruba, the Bahamas, Cuba, Jamaica, the Dominican Republic, and Puerto Rico - considered the “The Big Six” in Caribbean tourism.
Parris Eric Jordan is the Chairman of the Caribbean Hotel Investment Conference & Operations Summit (CHICOS) and the Managing Director of HVS in the Caribbean, where he overseas hospitality consulting and valuation assignments in the Caribbean, the United States, Central America and Mexico. CHICOS, which was founded by Jordan in 2011, is an annual event which brings together international investors and operators as well as leading hotel investment decision makers, including governmental representatives and international industry and opinion leaders, to discuss the markets, developments and opportunities for hotel growth in the Caribbean region. Parris’s hospitality-industry expertise extends to hotel market and feasibility studies, appraisals, valuations, operator searches, and target market and global expansion strategy development for prominent international hotel brands. Parris holds a Masters from the Preston Robert Tisch Center for Hospitality and Tourism at New York University, where he has also lectured as an adjunct professor on lodging development. Parris holds a Masters degree from the Preston Robert Tisch Center for Hospitality and Tourism at New York University where he also lectured as an adjunct professor on lodging development. Please contact Parris at [email protected] or +1 (917) 902-2314.
Arlett Hoff is a Director with HVS’s London office, specialising in hotel valuation and consultancy. Arlett joined HVS in 2006 after experience in the hotel investment industry as well as operational hotel experience. Her consultancy experience includes valuations, feasibility studies, concept recommendations, highest and best use analyses, and strategic positioning. Arlett is a member and registered valuer with the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (‘RICS’). Contact: [email protected] or +44 (207) 878-7753 (Work)

1 Comments

  1. M GatelyJuly 8, 2013

    thank you

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