HEI Hotels & resorts is one of the nation’s leading privately held hotel investment and third party management companies.  HEI was founded in 1985 by brothers Gary and Steve Mendell and Stephen Rushmore of HVS Global Hospitality Services.  What began as a small hotel company 30 years ago has evolved into an industry-recognized and highly-respected Owner/Operator. HEI’s fully integrated Owner/Operator approach creates a powerful investment platform, driven by excellence in operating results that yields substantial real estate value creation. As a management company, HEI is driven to consistently set a higher standard of excellence and ensure that our associates have the tools, training and support necessary to provide best in class results.