Columbia Hospitality specializes in consultation to the hospitality industry. The principals in Columbia's consulting practice, have over 125 combined years of experience in the development, operations and management of hotels.
Columbia provides our clients with expertise and practical knowledge gained from years of actual operation and management. We provide in-depth experience gained through our involvement in hundreds of consulting assignments for the hospitality industry.
Columbia believes that there is a need for specialized services in our industry, which can best be provided by those professionals who have extensive experience in management and operations. We recognize that each assignment is unique in its scope and budget. Columbia has the ability to tailor its services to meet the needs and desires of the client.
Our hotel consulting services include:
PlanningColumbia can provide planning services in a variety of areas including: feasibility analysis, market analysis, and facility programming. Columbia can work closely with the design team to develop highly functional properties, properly sized program elements, realistic functional relationships, workable operational plans and guidance on operational systems. Columbia provides the support necessary in assuring that the property will meet the needs of the client, and that the property will work the way the client wants it to work.
Management ConsultingColumbia can assist the client with myriad issues related to the successful operation of hospitality properties including, strategic planning and operational assessments.
Columbia can provide temporary operating services to keep your facility running during transition periods.
TrainingColumbia provides training in numerous operational areas including: quality guest services, service standards, human resources, management development, management training, process improvement, event planning, event management, sales academy.
Pre-and Grand Opening Consultation
Columbia can assist its clients in the development of a pre-opening and a grand opening plan. Columbia can assist in budgeting, program planning, pre-opening critical paths and myriad other details involved in delivering a successful opening.