Melissa Cornfeld is responsible for overseeing the firm’s ground up hotel development projects, sourcing new investment opportunities, and asset management of select GFI assets. Melissa focuses on identifying value-add opportunities for the individual assets and the portfolio. Prior to joining GFI, Melissa was VP of Acquisitions and Development at Denihan Investments where she sourced and negotiated several joint venture and hotel management contracts for the firm along with overseeing dispositions. Melissa was also a Director of Acquisitions and Development at Tishman Hotel and Realty. Melissa is a graduate of The Hotel School at Cornell University and is actively involved in alumni networks including Cornell’s Undergraduate Women in Real Estate mentorship program.
Vice President Hospitality Investments, GFI Capital Resources Group