Brian Bisema, a Managing Director and Partner of HVS Boston, has more than a decade of experience in the hospitality industry. Throughout his career, Brian has been involved in nearly every facet of how hotels are bought, sold, run, and valued. His background extends across hundreds of assignments, from appraisals of existing full-service hotels and resorts, to feasibility studies for proposed new builds. A native of Boston, Brian has honed his expertise in hotel markets across New England. Brian's industry publications include surveys of the Boston hotel and convention market, the effects of economic downturns on hotel lending, and demand segmentation in U.S. markets. Brian earned his bachelor’s degree in Hospitality Management from Boston University. He is a state-certified appraiser and has contributed expert testimony in courts of law, specializing in legal matters of hotel property taxes and finance.