We are excited to announce that attorney, Steve Goldman, has joined our Hospitality, Travel and Tourism Practice Team in our Washington D.C. office! Steve has extensive experience representing brand and hotel-owner clients in all aspects of the life cycle of hotel contracts and brand and franchise systems, including launching and modifying new brands and systems in the U.S. and overseas; negotiating franchise and management agreements; developing and implementing quality assurance, e-commerce and revenue and management systems; and franchised and managed hotel transfers, workouts, receiverships and terminations. His in-depth knowledge of the hospitality industry was honed serving as Senior Litigation Counsel for Holiday Inns International, General Counsel of the Sheraton Franchise Division, and as a Corporate Officer and head of the Brand Transactions and Franchising Group and the Intellectual Property Group at Marriott International.
Welcome, Steve, we look forward to your future blog posts!
Greg Duff, Editor
Greg Duff founded and chairs GSB’s national Hospitality, Travel & Tourism group. His practice largely focuses on operations-oriented matters faced by hospitality industry members, including sales and marketing, distribution and e-commerce, procurement and technology. Greg also serves as counsel and legal advisor to many of the hospitality industry’s associations and trade groups, including AH&LA, HFTP and HSMAI.