Rick George

Senior Hospitality Broker
Hospitality Valuation Advisory Services Investment Sales

  • Chicago
  • One South Wacker Drive
  • Suite 3000
  • Chicago, IL 60606-4649 US

A 25 year veteran of the hospitality business, Rick has been involved in all facets of the transaction and development process including asset valuation, acquisition, disposition, land development, financing and branding. In July 2014, he opened the Chicago office for Keith Thompson and Hotel Assets Group where he has focused on single asset and portfolio transactions in the Midwest and US as a whole.

A graduate of Cornell University, Rick joined a national hotel brokerage firm in 2003 as a principal owner and partner in charge of its Chicago and Los Angeles offices. During his tenure, Rick helped build and train the human capital infrastructure of the firm, while focusing on transactions from the lower to the upper mid-market segments, as well as capital markets production and debt placement. In addition to revenue production, Rick was also responsible for the macro management of the firm’s brand, national client marketing efforts, technology, and personnel management in the field.

Earlier in Rick’s career he held senior positions at Intercontinental Hotels (IHG) as the Director of Franchise Sales and Development for the West North Central region of the U.S. and Wyndham Hotels, as the Regional Vice President of Franchise Sales and Development and as Managing Director for Hotel Partners.


Fairfield Inn & Suites
3446 Freedom Drive
Springfield, IL 62704
Hospitality For Sale
Comfort Inn Lima
1210 Neubrecht Rd
Lima, OH 45801
Hospitality For Sale
Fairfield Inn & Adaptive Reuse Development
102 East Main Street
Morehead, KY 40351
Hospitality For Sale
Hampton Inn
1416 Broadway Avenue East
Mattoon, IL 61938
Hospitality For Sale
Fall Creek Inn & Suites
995 MO-165
Branson, MO 65616
Hospitality For Sale
La Quinta Inn & Suites
3402 Northwest Jefferson Street
Blue Springs, MO 64015
Hospitality For Sale