Author Bio
HNN columnist

Paul Breslin is managing director of Horwath HTL, with offices in Atlanta Georgia. He is a 35-­year veteran of the hospitality industry, with extensive experience in hotel operations, development, consulting and asset management with major branded hotels as well as independent and smaller luxury hotels. He is a member of the International Society of Hospitality Consultants (ISHC) and the Hotel Asset Managers Association (HAMA). He is a Certified Hotel Administrator (CHA) by the Educational Institute of AHLA. He is a founding member and past president of the Atlanta Hospitality Alliance, and currently serves on its board. He also serves on the Governmental Affairs Committee of GHLA. Additionally, Paul is a Certified Hospitality Educator (CHE), adjunct professor and is the Executive-­in-Residence in Lodging for the J. Mack Robinson College of Business, Cecil B. Day School of Hospitality at Georgia State University.