David M. Bleser, President of BLESER & ASSOCIATES, LLC. provides comprehensive, customized programs for the hospitality industry that are designed to protect his client’s assets from loss.
A United States Marine Veteran of Operation Desert Shield and Desert Storm, he graduated from the University of South Carolina with a bachelor’s degree in Hotel, Restaurant & Tourism Administration.
Prior to launching BLESER & ASSOCIATES, LLC. for 10 years David was the Vice President of Operations for Hospitality Safeguards, Inc. His past hospitality experience includes being a Food and Beverage Manager for Servico Hotels & Resorts, Starwood Hotels and Resorts and an Associate Manager for Cracker Barrel Restaurants.
He is a member of the prestigious, Association of Certified Fraud Examiners, Hospitality Financial Technology Professionals (HFTP), The Institute of Internal Auditors and is a past Chairman of the Loss Prevention Committee for the American Hotel and Lodging Association.
For over 15 years, he has developed, managed and conducted over 1200 hotel specific audits and/or fraud examinations. By taking a pro-active approach, he has uncovered and/or
investigated over $2,000,000 in internal fraud for the hospitality industry.
Find out how this experience and knowledge have helped our clients improve the success of their hotels and restaurants.
SHELLEY BLESER - MANAGING
Shelley Bleser has over 20 years of hotel accounting experience. Her experience enables BLESER & ASSOCIATES, LLC to conduct additional financial assignments for our clients remotely. For instance she conducted a thorough analysis of third party reservations for approximately 200 hotels. This analysis allowed our client to obtain several thousands of dollars in lost revenue. She is in the process of obtaining her BS in Forensic Accounting from Southern New Hampshire University. Shelley has held controller or staff accountant positions at several of the most well-known hotel companies. These companies include Bristol Hotels and Resorts, Gencom and Lodgian. Prior to co-founding BLESER & ASSOCIATES, LLC. she was the Corporate Controller for Hospitality Safeguards, Inc.
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