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Michael Smithson, our Phoenix-based consultant, melds a passion for hotels with a mind for all the intricacies of hotel development, financing, and valuation. Whether you’re buying, selling, or investing in a limited-service hotel in the American Southwest, trust Michael and U.S. Hotel Appraisals to deliver conclusions you can trust. Michael graduated magna cum laude with a BS in Hotel and Restaurant Management, with a concentration in Hotel Development and minor in Finance, from the Conrad N. Hilton College at the University of Houston. While in school, he served on the Board of the university’s Hospitality Financial and Technology Professionals (HFTP) chapter, which received the Chapter of the Year and Chapters’ Choice awards during his tenure. Michael is a Certified Hotel Industry Analyst (CHIA).