Robert La Forgia
Mr. La Forgia is a Principal and Chief Executive Officer of Apertor Hospitality, LLC, a national advisory services firm specializing in the hospitality industry. Mr. La Forgia serves on the Board of Trustees of RLJ Lodging Trust, an NYSE-listed REIT, and is the Chairman of the Audit Committee. Previously, Mr. La Forgia held various leadership positions at Hilton Hotels Corporation (currently Hilton Worldwide Holdings, NYSE: HLT), including that of Chief Financial Officer. Mr. La Forgia received a Master of Business Administration Degree from the Anderson School of Management at UCLA and holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from Providence College, where he graduated summa cum laude.