Anne R. Lloyd-Jones, CRE, is Managing Director of the New York office of HVS, the premier global hospitality consulting firm. Since joining HVS in 1982, Anne has provided consulting and appraisal services to over 5,000 hotels. Anne’s particular areas of expertise include market studies, feasibility analyses, and appraisals. She is also an expert in the valuation of management and franchise companies, and brands. Her experience includes a wide range of property types, including spas and conference centers. She has appeared as an expert witness on numerous occasions, providing testimony and litigation support on matters involving bankruptcy proceedings, civil litigation, and arbitration.
Brian Bisema is a Senior Vice President with HVS Boston. Brian is a state certified appraiser and has extensive experience throughout New England. He has consulted on and appraised hundreds of hotels. Brian earned his bachelor's degree in hospitality administration from Boston University. For more information contact Brian at +1 (781) 454-8930 or
Preston Puleo, a Vice President with the HVS Boston and New York offices, executes hotel consulting and appraisal assignments in hospitality markets throughout New England, as well as New York and New Jersey. Preston graduated with honors from Cornell University's School of Hotel Administration and has worked as an associate with a hotel asset management firm in Providence, Rhode Island. His prior hospitality experience also includes internships at resorts and country clubs in Georgia and North Carolina. For more information contact Preston at +1 (910) 723-3579 or