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Current Responsibilities
Adam McGaughy is a Managing Director in Jones Lang LaSalle's Hotels & Hospitality Group based in Chicago.  In addition to the marketing of individual and portfolio hotel transactions, Mr. McGaughy is responsible for directing the group's Central US hotel investment sales practice.

Experience
With over 25 years of hospitality sector experience, Mr. McGaughy has held leadership positions in various capacities throughout the industry including hotel property and corporate level sales and marketing management,  hotel valuation and hotel real estate investment sales. In his real estate transaction career, Mr. McGaughy has been involved in the sale of hotel assets in the U.S. valued in excess of $5.0 billion and has serviced major clients including GE Capital, Crow Holdings, The Blackstone Group, LNR Partners, Interstate Hotels & Resorts, Prudential Real Estate Investors, Ashford Hospitality Trust and Hyatt Hotel Corporation as well as numerous regional hotel management groups and individual owner/operators.​

Prior to joining JLL in 2006, Mr. McGaughy spent nearly nine years with CB Richard Ellis Hotels (Hotel Partners) where he was a Vice President involved in asset disposition, financial analysis and advisory services for the firm's top clients. Mr. McGaughy also has an extensive hotel operations background having served in corporate and property level sales and management positions with Omni Hotels, Starwood Hotels & Resorts and Marriott International.​

Education and Affiliations
Mr. McGaughy is a graduate of The School of Hospitality Business at Michigan State University and holds a dual M.B.A. in real estate finance and marketing from DePaul University. He is a member of Michigan State University's Hospitality Real Estate Development Advisory Board, where he also teaches a class on hotel valuation.