RM Woodworth & Associates promotes Jeremy R. Gilston

RM Woodworth & Associates (RMWA), a hospitality research and consulting firm, has promoted Jeremy R. Gilston to VP.

His promotion recognizes his exceptional contributions, outstanding leadership and extensive expertise in the hospitality real estate industry, according to the company. In his new role, he will assume a broader leadership role, overseeing key strategic initiatives and shaping RMWA’s future.

“Jeremy has been instrumental in the success of RMWA since joining the firm in early 2022, consistently demonstrating his commitment to excellence and innovation,” said R. Mark Woodworth, principal, RMWA. “His proficiency in analyzing market trends and real estate finance has provided valuable insights and strategic guidance to clients. His expertise extends to harnessing the power of advanced data analytics tools and integrating next-generation data vendors. By employing sophisticated modeling techniques and incorporating emerging data sources, Jeremy consistently delivers accurate and comprehensive assessments, solidifying his reputation as a trusted advisor.”

Gilston started his career in hospitality advisory work at LW Hospitality Advisors, then served in an acquisitions and asset management role with Excel Group. He was an early contributor to Kalibri Labs, establishing that company’s real estate and investments platform. Most recently before returning to advisory work with RMWA, he was a portfolio manager for Brookfield Asset Management’s 111-hotel extended-stay platform, Brookwood Hotels, through its Blackstone acquisition.

“Jeremy’s promotion highlights his integral role in driving the company’s growth and success,” said Hank Staley Jr., principal, RMWA. “His exceptional abilities and invaluable contributions have been instrumental in our organization’s success.”

Added Jill L. Bidwell, principal, RMWA, “Jeremy’s promotion reflects his strong work ethic, collaborative spirit and commitment to continuous learning.”