B.J. Patel

Bhavesh “B.J.” Patel is hotel brokerage and investment-banking firm Hodges Ward Elliott’s new vice president. He will be based in the company’s Atlanta office.

Patel will focus on expanding the HWE select service hotel brokerage practice and increasing its deal volume. He also aims to strengthen HWE’s overall platform by further developing new and existing client relationships.

Prior to joining HWE, Patel served as a Development Manager with NYLO Hotels and as an Associate for Acquisitions and Asset Management at the Procaccianti Group.

He attended Clemson University and graduated from the Cornell Hotel School with a masters degree in hospitality management.