Sebastian Colella

Sebastian Colella

Lecturer

Sebastian J. Colella is a Vice President with Pinnacle Advisory Group based in the Boston office. With over 20 years in the hospitality industry, Mr. Colella leverages his operational knowledge and expertise from experiences in the field. In the last three years, Mr. Colella has completed over 75 hotel consulting and valuation assignments for existing and proposed hotels throughout the country with a primary focus on Boston and its suburbs.

Prior to joining Pinnacle Advisory Group, Mr. Colella held a variety of management roles in hotels, resorts and private clubs. With capacities focusing on both sales and operations, he has worked for ClubCorp, the world leader in private clubs, Rosewood Hotels’ flagship property in New York City, The Carlyle, and lead efforts to open Zanzibar, Tanzania’s first luxury resort, Baraza Resort & Spa. Work with Pinnacle Advisory Group has included market and feasibility analysis, acquisition due diligence, departmental revenue and expense performance evaluations, facility recommendations, brand assessments and impact studies, as well as appraisals of both branded and independent hotels and resorts.

Sebastian is a graduate of the School of Hotel Administration at Cornell University.