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HVS International's Asset Management Division Retained by the University of California

The Asset Management division of HVS International has been retained by the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), to assist with strategic planning and the selection of an operator for the new Mission Bay Conference Center.
The Asset Management division of HVS International has been retained by the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), to assist with strategic planning and the selection of an operator for the new Mission Bay Conference Center - located on the newly developed Mission Bay campus in San Francisco. "The highly impressive, state-of-the-art Mission Bay Conference Center, scheduled to open this fall, will provide the latest in meeting and conference facilities to the local, regional, and national meetings market," explains Mark Lynn, president, HVS Asset Management. "As an important component of the overall Mission Bay project, the conference center will serve the needs of the campus and the community." The 43-acre UCSF Mission Bay project broke ground in October 1999 and in January 2003, faculty scientists, students, and staff began moving into the first building, Genentech Hall; additional structures are now occupied. The conference center development at UCSF is expected to achieve a far-reaching impact on the speed and significance of research discoveries, the quality of health care, the growth of the regional economy, and the revitalization of San Francisco's eastern waterfront. HVS International is a full-service, global hospitality consulting organization focused on the hotel, conference, restaurant, timeshare, gaming, and leisure industries. Founded in 1980, HVS conducts more than 1,500 engagements per year for virtually every major industry participant. The Asset Management & Strategic Advisory Services Division, based in San Francisco, serves as an expert guide to assist clients in maximizing the potential of their hospitality organizations and assets.
For further information please contact: Mark Lynn President, Asset Management & Operational Advisory Email: mlynn@hvsinternational.com Phone: +1 415 268-0357