Mr. Ward is responsible for hospitality asset management and acquisition due diligence, with a focus on implementing strategies to maximize each asset’s potential. Mr. Ward brings 15+ years of experience in hospitality real estate, management consulting, and operations. Prior to joining Stockdale in 2021, Mr. Ward was Vice President of Asset Management for JLL Hotels & Hospitality, a leading global hospitality advisor with 48 offices internationally and 10.3B AUM. Prior to joining JLL, Tyler led operations and business development for Carpedia Hospitality, an implementation-based management consulting firm specializing in operational effectiveness. Engagements included many of the world’s most iconic hotels, casinos, and theme parks. He started his hospitality-oriented career in food and beverage first at the MGM Grand Hotel & Casino and the later opening of Aria Resort & Casino. Tyler holds a Bachelor of Science in Hotel, Restaurant, and Institutional Management from the University of Delaware and a Hospitality Certificate from the Swiss School of Tourism and Hospitality.