Senior Vice President | WESTERN U.S. & Asia


Rick Rush joined Hodges Ward Elliott in 2014 as Senior Vice President, Western U.S. & Asia, having worked on the principal side of hotel investments since 2003. Rick has been directly associated with over $1 billion of hotel acquisitions and business transactions that have resulted in over $50 million in management and GP income. He started his career in hotel operations and has been associated with the direct management of nearly 100 hotels. Rick spends a significant amount of his time advising Asian clients seeking cross-border investments in hotels in the U.S. and has developed relationships throughout Korea, China, Hong Kong and Singapore. The large majority of these groups are publicly listed on Asian exchanges.