Paul Breslin, CHA, CHE, ISHC Expert Witness
Curriculum Vitae

Contact Information

  • Company: Horwath HTL
  • Phone: 404-410-7807
  • Cell: (770) 880-4143
  • Fax: 404-601-6790
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Specialties & Experience

General Specialties: Hotel & Restaurant and Business Operations

Specialty Focus: Expert Witness, Hospitality Consultant, Hospitality, Hotels, Hotel Consulting, Hotel Operation, Asset Management, Hotel pre-development, Impact Study, Feasibility Study, Business Consulting

Education: B.S. Hospitality Management, Florida International University ; A.S. Hotel & Restaurant , Paul Smith’s College

Years in Practice: 35

Additional Information

Paul Breslin is a well-respected consultant, educator and leader in the hospitality industry. He is the Managing Director of the Atlanta office of Horwath HTL, the largest network of hospitality consultants in the world, and member firm in Crowe Horwath International. His 35-year background in the industry is all encompassing, with extensive experience in hotel operations, hotel planning and development, and asset management with major branded hotels as well as independent and smaller luxury hotels. Mr. Breslin has a global client base and has successfully completed hospitality projects for BB&T, Best Western Hotels & Resorts, The Coca-Cola Company, Hard Rock Hotels & Resorts, Hilton Hotels & Resorts, Hyatt Hotels Corporation, InterContinental Hotels Group, Marriott International, Purdue University, Starwood, Synovus Bank and Tavistock Development. Mr. Breslin is a Certified Hospitality Educator by the Educational Institute of AHLA and is the Executive- in-Residence in Lodging at the J. Mack Robinson College of Business, Cecil B. Day School of Hospitality at Georgia State University. He has trained senior level executives at the Rixos Hotel Leadership Training Program through Sabanci University in Turkey and is a frequent lecturer at national conventions and hospitality industry conferences throughout the United States. Mr. Breslin is a member of the prestigious International Society of Hospitality Consultants and the Hotel Asset Managers Association. He is also a Certified Hotel Administrator by the Educational Institute of AHLA. He is a founding member, past president and board member of the Atlanta Hospitality Alliance, and currently serves on the Governmental Affairs Committee of the Georgia Hotel and Lodging Association. In addition to his work as a consultant and educator, Mr. Breslin provides hotel expert witness services to attorneys specializing in litigation, bankruptcy, real estate, franchising, employment and personal injury cases.