With more than 20 years of focused experience in hospitality real estate, he has held positions with several of the nations leading hospitality advisory firms. Prior to establishing Pacifica Capital & Brokerage, Mr. Chiotis spent several years with New York based Insignia/ESG Hotel Partners in their Newport Beach, CA office and most recently with a California based hotel brokerage firm.
Before entering the brokerage arena, Mr. Chiotis was an Associate with Landauer Associates, Inc. in Los Angeles, where he provided development consulting for proposed hotel, resort and convention center projects; appraisal and valuation analyses for hotel, resorts and land; acquisition due diligence for various entities; and portfolio investment analysis. Additionally, Mr. Chiotis was a hotel consultant and appraiser with PKF Consulting in Los Angeles, and held an operations position at the Four Seasons Hotel in Beverly Hills. Mr. Chiotis is a graduate of California State Polytechnic University Pomona’s Collins School of Hospitality Management, with an emphasis in Real Estate and Finance.