The Executive Team at Aimbridge is comprised of veteran hoteliers with a history of delivering industry-leading results. Averaging over 26 years of hospitality experience, the senior executives focus on maximizing returns to partners by utilizing a unique blend of experience, resources, and relationships.
Bill Stadler has over 33 years of experience in the hospitality industry. Given the depth of his experience and primary focus on real estate and finance, he was appointed Chief Investment Officer of Aimbridge Hospitality in 2014. Prior to joining Aimbridge, Mr. Stadler spent 11 years as an investment sales specialist with HFF and Molinaro Koger where he represented private equity firms, REITs, global hotel companies, and high net worth individuals including such notable companies as Hilton, Hyatt, Marriott, Starwood, Blackstone, FelCor, RLJ, and Host. His transaction experience included single assets as well as large portfolios across all chain scales including Caribbean and Mexican resorts. Mr. Stadler was Sr. Vice President and Chief Acquisitions Officer of FelCor Lodging Trust, whom he joined shortly after their IPO and was responsible for the growth of the company from nine hotels to a portfolio of more than 200 assets with a market capitalization of greater than $3B. His background further encompasses development and franchise sales positions with Marriott Corporation and Embassy Suites.
Mr. Stadler received a master’s degree from the Cornell School of Hotel Administration and B.A. from Denison University. He is an active member of the International Society of Hospitality Consultants and holds real estate licenses in Texas and California.