Hotel Capital is excited to announce that Jason Clouet has joined the company as the President of Hotel Capital Management. He brings over 25 years of hospitality experience and has completed over $1 billion in hotel transactions. Prior to joining Hotel Capital, Mr. Clouet founded K2 Capital Partners, a San Diego based real estate investment and asset management firm focusing on the hospitality, office and multi-family asset classes.

“I am very pleased to join the team at Hotel Capital and am excited about creating significant value for our investors and the company. I am impressed with the leadership, team, and strategic direction of the firm and look forward to growing the number of institutional quality assets in the portfolio, while continuing to elevate the performance.”

Mr. Clouet will be heading up acquisitions and asset management. Similar to his experience with K2 Capital Partners, Clouet will create superior risk adjusted returns through the implementation of creative value added techniques and strategies.

Hotel Capital Principal Michael Collier opined “I’m very excited to have Jason Clouet on board. He exemplifies the high caliber executive that the growing Hotel Capital team is comprised of. His extensive experience within the hospitality investment world compliments our current strategy and will greatly benefit our clients, partners, and investors.”

Mr. Clouet began his career in restaurant and hospitality operations with very successful assignments operating large full service hotels. He earned two bachelor’s degrees and substantially completed his MS and PhD from Florida State University. Mr. Clouet also holds the designation of Certified Hotel Administrator (CHA). His work experience has included being the Managing Director of Laurus Corporation, Managing Director for Neptune Hospitality Advisors, President of Allegiance Hospitality Corporation, and VP of Operations for American Property Management.

Hotel Capital is a commercial real estate investment firm focused on providing capital to the hospitality industry.