Peter Nichols is a vice president and national director of Marcus & Millichap’s National Hospitality Group (NHG).

Pete Nichols joined Marcus & Millichap as national director of the NHG in 2015, bringing 20 years of industry experience to the firm, first as regional and general manager of Promus Hotels (now Hilton), followed by four years as president/founder of Signature Hotel Group, where he worked in the acquisition of boutique hotels.

In 2003, Nichols joined Hodges Ward Elliott as vice president, devoting 10 years to working with a team of agents in the listing, marketing and sale of more than 250 hotels, totaling almost $6 billion in hotel transactions.

Just prior to joining Marcus & Millichap, Nichols was senior vice president of business development for Richfield Hospitality, where he managed a team of senior-level executives on acquisitions, underwriting, due diligence and hospitality investments.

He is based in Marcus & Millichap’s Manhattan office.

Nichols was a three-time All America swimmer at Southern Connecticut State University before transferring to Johnson & Wales University and earning a degree in hospitality and lodging management.

GHN Thought Leader 

Peter Nichols

Founded in 2000, (GHN) is a global media brand providing actionable Market Insights and Thought Leadership to CEOs and C-suite executives in the global travel and tourism industry. GHN is a Sponsor or Supporter of 50+ industry conferences worldwide.