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Nalubaale Resort

Initial feasibility and site plan for destination resort on the shores of Lake Victoria, near where Owen Falls existed in Uganda.  Facilities to include main hotel building, garden attraction, marina on Lake Victoria, a cultural venue, and other venues. “Nalubaale” is the Uganda name for Lake Victoria.

 

Kukio Beach Resort

Feasibility analysis including market study, financial projections, and facilities recommendations, for proposed 660-acre resort and timeshare development on the Big Island of Hawaii. The Kuki’o Beach Resort is adjacent to the Four Seasons Hualalai Resort and situated along the Big Island’s Kona Coast. Work was completed in support of an overall master plan for development of the property, to include low-density residential, golf, and hotel facilities.

 

Schaumburg Marriott

Representing partner in this 50/50 joint venture, provided partner (owner) representation and asset management of this prominent suburban Chicago hotel, situated within.

 

The hotel facility, as well as Woodfield Corporate Center, are situated adjacent to Woodfield Mall, a prominent Chicago suburban regional shopping center. The Village of Schaumburg, Illinois has grown to become the retail commercial hub of the northwest suburbs. The village is home to Medieval Times, Spring Valley Nature Sanctuary, and many restaurants and hotels. Schaumburg is also the location of more than 13 million square feet of industrial space occupying over 1,600 acres of land.

 

The Irvine Company – Hotel Portfolio

Acted as corporate asset manager to the company’s portfolio of owned / managed hotel properties, and hotel ground leases.

 

As part of Business Planning Dept. role, oversight of hotel division operation for purpose of asset management and corporate Board operational results reporting.

 

Properties under asset management included the Four Seasons Newport Beach (now The Island Hotel Newport Beach) and the Irvine Hilton (now Hyatt), as well as a portfolio ground leases related to additional commercial lodging and resort facilities.

 

The Irvine Company hotel portfolio, including ground lease interests, is part of a century-old, privately held company based in Orange County, California, and specializing in real estate development. The company is best known in Orange County as the developer of master-planned communities and quality commercial office, retail, and industrial properties throughout California. The Irvine Company grew out of the 185 square mile ranch founded by James Irvine and two other partners in 1864 from Mexican and Spanish land grants. The ranch at one time covered well over a fifth of Orange County, California.