Stephen Rushmore, President and Founder of HVS International, is pleased to announce the launch of HVS Golf Services, the newest division of the firm providing worldwide golf course, golf club, and golf community valuation, feasibility, and consulting capabilities. HVS Golf Services is directed by Darius Hatami, an expert with more than 15 years of golf and community industry experience. Darius also currently serves as managing partner of The Rio Grande Club, Golf Digest’s #6 Upscale Public Course in 2003. He has worked on hundreds of golf projects in the United States, Canada and Mexico on behalf of developers, investors, lenders, corporations, private land owners and governmental entities. “The knowledge provided by HVS Golf Services is a perfect complement to our other areas of expertise,” comments Rushmore. “ We are now in a position to offer seamless services for golf-related hospitality projects including private clubs and communities.” HVS Golf Services provides a vast array of services including appraisals, feasibility studies, highest and best use analysis, subdivision analysis, strategic planning, development consulting, membership planning, litigation support and expert witness testimony for all types of golf related projects. With its database of industry information, broad insight and extensive industry contacts, HVS Golf Services provides the utmost in objectivity, professionalism, thoroughness and credibility for clients. For additional information regarding HVS Golf Services, please contact Darius Hatami, Director of Golf Services, at firstname.lastname@example.org, or by phone at 303-443-3933 extension 299. # # # HVS International is a global consulting and services organization focused on the hotel, restaurant, timeshare, gaming, and leisure industries. Its clients rely on the firm’s specialized industry knowledge and expertise for advice and services geared to enhance economic returns and asset value. Through a network of 22 offices staffed by more than 200 seasoned industry professionals, HVS offers a wide scope of services that track the development/ownership process. Starting with the market feasibility and appraisal study, a project is conceived and justified. Financing through the HVS investment banking team is then arranged, interiors designed, and management hired. The latest technology solutions are implemented, marketing strategies developed, and organizational assessments made. When a client requires actual, on-site hotel or restaurant management, HVS offers these services as well. Lastly, HVS asset management provides constant operational oversight that ensures the maximization of economic returns and asset value. No other organization offers such a broad range of complementary services. HVS also has specialists in parking operations and convention centers. Since 1980, HVS International has performed more than 15,000 assignments throughout the world for virtually every major industry participant. Its principals literally “wrote the book” on hospitality consulting, authoring numerous authoritative texts and hundreds of articles. HVS is client driven, entrepreneurial, and dedicated to providing the best advice and services in a timely and cost efficient manner.