Meghan Bean, a Senior Project Manager with the HVS Consulting and Valuation office in Chicago, Illinois, contributes her knowledge of finance, accounting, marketing, and hands-on hotel operations to a team of experts driven to help your hotel succeed. Meghan conducts exhaustive fieldwork, research, interviews, and analyses of hotel operations, demand drivers, and competitors in markets across the Midwest. Her passion for hospitality and effective client communication ensures you receive a thorough, authoritative, purposeful appraisal report or feasibility study about your hotel, on time and on budget.
Meghan has been serving customers and clients since her first job at a grocery store at age 14, and her professional and academic ambitions soon drew toward the hospitality industry. While in college, Meghan worked with a team to create a marketing plan for an extended-stay property; received two scholarships to attend the International Hotel, Motel + Restaurant Show in New York; and interned at Mission Point Resort--Mackinac Island and the Inn at Bay Harbor Renaissance Golf Resort and Spa. Throughout college, Meghan worked in service roles at the Kellogg Hotel & Conference Center in Lansing, Michigan. Meghan graduated from Michigan State University’s School of Hospitality Business and was an active member of the Alpha Kappa Psi Professional Business Fraternity.
A volunteer for a local food bank during her university years, Meghan is always looking out for ways to give back to her community. She loves sports and attends MSU football and basketball games, as well as Detroit Tigers baseball games, whenever the opportunity arises.