Bill Sipple, executive managing director of HVS Capital Corp., died on April 24. A graduate of the School of Hotel Administration at Cornell University, Sipple held previous positions with Ramada, Starwood, and Carlson before becoming executive managing director at HVS Capital. Sipple contributed invaluably to firm initiatives at HVS global summits, as well as at HVS partner meetings, according to the company. He spoke at dozens of industry conferences, such as the NYU Hospitality Conference, ALIS conference, Meet the Money conference, and the Hotel Lodging Conference. Under his stewardship, HVS Capital was involved in numerous high-profile assignments. To read more, click here.