Venue
Baha Mar
Baha Mar, 1 Baha Mar Blvd, Nassau, Bahamas

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Event Date Wed Nov 11 EST - Fri Nov 13 EST (about 1 year ago)
Location Baha Mar
1 Baha Mar Blvd, Nassau, Bahamas
Region Americas
Details

Having just completed its 9th edition, CHICOS brings together over 300 regional and international investors and operators, as well as the region’s leading decision makers. Also participating as attendees or speakers are governmental representatives, opinion leaders, developers, bankers and other lenders, tourism officials, investment funds, hotel brand executives, individuals/companies seeking investors for their tourism projects, franchise and operations companies, public and private institutions, consultants, advisors and architects and designers. Attendees network and discuss the region’s markets and possibilities, while analyzing the most important trends that can impact their investment decisions.

Who Should Attend?
• Owners
• Operators
• Real Estate Developers
• Investors
• Lenders
• Financial Advisors
• Investment Bankers
• Investment Fund Representatives
• Real Estate and Financial Intermediaries
• Architects, Designers and Planners
• Legal Advisors and Specialist Consultants
• Hotel Chain and Management Company Executives
• Hotel and Tourism Industry Entrepreneurs
• Government Agencies (Tourism, Planning and Investment)
• Public and Private Hotel, Tourism, and Convention Agencies
• Hotel Associations

Speakers

2020 Speakers

Adam Rosenberg
Managing Director and Global Head of Gaming & Leisure, Fortress Investment Group

Alessandro Colantonio
Executive Vice President, Acquisitions & Capital Markets, Gencom Group

Andro Nodarse-Leon
Founder and CEO, LionGrove Capital

William Stadler
EVP & Chief Investment Officer, Aimbridge Hospitality

Bojan Kumer
Vice President, International Hotel Development, Caribbean and Latin America, Marriott International

Camilo Bolanos
VP Development and Real Estate, Hyatt Hotels

Carter Wilson, ISHC
Senior Vice President, Consulting & Analytics, STR

David Kosoy
Chairman & CEO, Sterling Global Financial Limited

David Larone
Senior Managing Director Valuation and Advisory Services, CBRE

Dionisio D'Aguilar
Minister of Tourism & Aviation, Bahamas Ministry of Tourism & Aviation

Dominic Fedee
Minister of Tourism, Invest Saint Lucia

Fernando Fernandez
VP of Development, Caribbean, Apple Leisure Group

Fernando Mulet
EVP/Chief Development Officer., Playa Hotels & Resorts

Gary Brough
Managing Director, KPMG

George Spence
Director General, Leading Property Group

Isabel De Caires
Director, CIBC First Caribbean

Jonas Niermann
Director, Hospitality/Real Estate Consulting, PwC

Liam Day
Managing Director, BCQS International

Matthew J Norton, ESQ
Practice Area Leader - Real Estate, K&L Gates LLP

Nicholas Hecker
Principal, Och-Ziff Capital Management

Ray T Klien
Head, Investment Banking Division, Republic Bank

Rebecca Cocchiola
Vice President, Singerman Real Estate

Robert Maclellan, ISHC
Chief Executive Officer, MacLellan & Associates

Rogerio Basso
Head of Tourism, Corporate Division, IDB Invest

Ruben Becerra
Vice President of Corporate Affairs & Business Development, Karisma Hotels and Resorts

Stephanie Ricca
Editorial Director, Hotel News Now

Stephen Gould
Senior Vice President, Head of Corporate Banking, Bermuda, Butterfield Group

Todd J Ruff
Vice President of Development, The Americas, Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group

Sponsors & Partners

2020 Sponsors

PLATINUM PARTNER:
• Aimbridge Hospitality
• CIBC FirstCaribbean
• nickelodeon HOTELS & RESORTS
• MARGARITAVILLE
• KPMG
• OBM ARCHITECTURE

SILVER PARTNER:
• APPLE LEISURE GROUP
• BCQS
• BERMUDA
• Butterfield
• Capstone
• CHOICE HOTELS
• CBRE
• CISNEROS REAL ESTATE
• Gencom
• dck WORLDWIDE
• FAIRLEIGH DICKINSON UNIVERSITY
• POSADAS
• invest
• HYATT
• Hilton
• JAMPRO
• IHG
• MARGARITAVILLE
• K&L GATES
• KCB National Commercial Bank
• LXP LennoxPaton
• WYNDHAM HOTEL GROUP
• RADISSON HOTEL GROUP

MEDIA PARTNER:
• Lodging News
• GHN
• Hotel News Now
• Hotel Executive
• str