Alia Bostaji of Colliers International earns Certification in Hotel Industry Analytics

Alia Bostaji, a Brokerage Associate with Colliers International | South Carolina, has earned the Certification in Hotel Industry Analytics (CHIA), a globally recognized professional credential from the American Hotel and Lodging Educational Institute that validates advanced knowledge in hotel industry analytics including foundational metrics, definitions, formulas and methodologies.

Bostaji is a Brokerage Associate in Colliers’ Columbia office and is a member of the firm’s National Hospitality Group working with Colliers’ Zaver Hotels team. This group of commercial real estate brokers specializes in hotel property transactions.

“Hotel analytics is a critical skill that allows Alia to be the go-to hotel real estate expert in South Carolina and Colliers is proud to have a broker with this credential on our team,” said David Lockwood, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of Colliers | South Carolina.

Bostaji is also a member of the Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA), South Carolina Restaurant and Lodging Association (SCRLA), Commercial Real Estate Women Network (CREW), National Association of REALTORS® (NAR), South Carolina REALTORS® Association (SCRA), Central Carolina REALTORS® Association (CCRA) and the Lexington Chamber of Commerce.


About Colliers International

Colliers International | South Carolina has over 150 staff members, including 65 licensed real estate professionals, covering the entire state with locations in Charleston, Columbia, Greenville and Spartanburg. Total 2019 brokerage volume exceeded $419 million, which included over 452 sales and leasing transactions. In addition to traditional commercial real estate representation services for our clients, the company is actively engaged in Corporate Solutions and Healthcare Services. Colliers International is an Accredited Management Organization (AMO) through the Institute of Real Estate Management (IREM) and is the largest manager of commercial real estate properties in South Carolina, with a portfolio of nearly 14 million square feet of office, industrial, retail and healthcare properties. Colliers International’s staff hold 44 professional designations, the most of any firm in South Carolina. Colliers | South Carolina’s partner, LCK, provides project management services for new facilities and renovations across South Carolina.

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