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First Hospitality Group continues to the raise the bar for hotel development and management. Learn more about our company's insights and achievements here on our news and media page, which includes links to a wide variety of publications in which our company has been featured, as well as newsletters, articles and case studies from our own staff.  Also learn about the latest FHG news and accomplishments in the pages below which link to our press releases.

FHG's Hotel LeVeque in Downtown Columbus Marks Opening with Grand Gala Celebration - October 2017

FHG Announces the Opening of Home2 Suites by Hilton Louisville NuLu Medical District - October 2017

FHG Announces the Opening of Hyatt Place Ann Arbor - October 2017

FHG Aquires Sheraton Chicago O'Hare Airport Hotel-September 2017

FHG announces Renaissance Toledo Downtown Hotel will open August 2 - August 2017

FHG Celebrates Grand Reopening of Residence Inn Grand Rapids West after $2 million renovation - August 2017

FHG Expands Team of Hospitality Professionals: 3 Hired, 3 Promoted Across Company - July 2017

President & CEO Bob Habeeb profiled in Hotel Management Magazine - July 2017

FHG to manage Marathon Petroleum Corp.'s $20 million Hancock Hotel and Mancy's Steakhouse Restaurant in Findlay, OH - July 2017

President & CEO Bob Habeeb weighs in on the state of the Chicago Market in Heartland Real Estate Business - July 2017

FHG announces 2 destination restaurants will hit Downtown Toledo’s riverfront in the new Renaissance Toledo Downtown Hotel - June 2017

CEO Bob Habeeb & FHG featured in Hotel Business 25th Anniversary Edition - May 2017

FHG Recognized #1 in Travel in Forbes America's Best Midsize Employers 2017 For Second Year- May 2017

FHG's DoubleTree by Hilton Pleasant Prairie Kenosha Celebrates Grand Reopening - May 2017

FHG’s Residence Inn Grand Rapids West Hotel Wins Residence Inn Community Service Hotel of the Year Award - May 2017

FHG’s Fairfield Inn & Suites Columbus Airport Associate Wins “Sales Manager of the Year” Award - May 2017

FHG Celebrates Grand Re-Opening of SpringHill Suites Chicago O’Hare - April 2017

FHG Awards Employee with Nissan Altima & $1,000 as Part of Live Free/Drive Free Program - March 2017 | Watch WGN News Coverage Here >>

FHG’s Hotel LeVeque Opens in Downtown Columbus Inside Iconic LeVeque Tower - March 2017

FHG’s Hilton Garden Inn Louisville Downtown’s Leadership recognized at Annual Conference - March 2017

FHG partners with “Clean The World” to Help Fight Hygiene-Related Deaths - March 2017

FHG promotes Sylwia Oak to GM of HGI Minneapolis Airport Mall Of America - February 2017

FHG Recognizes Outstanding Employee Performance at Annual Conference & Awards Dinner - February 2017

FHG'S DoubleTree by Hilton Pleasant Prairie Kenosha opens after $3.5 million renovation - February 2017

FHG to build Hilton's First Tri-Branded Hotel at McCormick Place - January 2017

FHG’s Crowne Plaza Milwaukee West Receives WeddingWire’s 2017 Couples’ Choice Award - January 2017

FHG announces hire of Jason Segebrecht as Chief Technology Officer - December 2016

FHG announces promotion of Paul Eskenazi to Senior Vice President of Development - December 2016

FHG Celebrates Grand Re-Opening of the Hampton Inn Bloomington - October 2016

FHG celebrates groundbreaking of Home2 Suites by Hilton in Louisville’s Regional Medical District - October 2016

FHG to manage dual-branded hotel in the Illinois Medical District - September 2016

FHG celebrates Forbes Day with live broadcast and video contest - September 2016

HGI Louisville Downtown partners with Louisville Pride Foundation for 2016 Louisville Pride Festival - September 2016

FHG to develop Hampton Inn & Suites in Village of Bridgeview, IL - September 2016 

FHG celebrates "Forbes Day" After Ranking #1 In Travel on Forbes America's Best Midsize Employers List 2016 - August 2016

FHG assumes management of Hilton Garden Inn Minneapolis Airport Mall of America - June 2016

FHG shares new look at Renaissance Toledo Downtown Hotel - May 2016

FHG To Develop And Manage New Hotel On Chicago's Navy Pier - May 2016

FHG's Hilton Garden Inn Louisville's "8UP" recognized in OpenTable's 100 Hottest Restaurants in America - April 2016

FHG recognized in Forbes America's Best Midsize Employers 2016 - April 2016

Hilton Chicago Indian Lakes Resort hires New GM & Executive Chef - March 2016

FHG celebrates the grand re-opening of the Fairfield Inn  - March 2016

FHG adds three General Managers to team of hospitality professionals - March 2016

Hilton Garden Inn Louisville Downtown receives TAG approved status - February 2016

FHG announces top performers awarded with annual Inner Circle Trip - February 2016

FHG expands the Executive Team - January 2016

FHG assumes Management of Detroit Airport Hotel to reopen as a Radisson - January 2016

FHG announces acquisition of Toledo's Grand Plaza Hotel - January 2016

FHG hires new GM at Hilton Garden Inn Louisville Downtown - July 2015

FHG announces 2015 Live Free/Drive Free winners - May 2015

FHG hires new Food & Beverage Director Justin Harkey-April 2015 - April 2015

FHG reopens Fairfield Inn & Suites Bloomington, IN with renovations-May 2015 - May 2015

FHG hires new General Manager at Hilton Garden Inn - April 2015

Historic Boutique Drake Oak Brook hotel in IL reopens under FHG- April 2015

FHG hires new GM at SpringHill Suites Peoria-Westlake, IL- March 2015

FHG hosts grand opening celebration at Hilton Garden Inn Louisville - February 2015

Bob Habeeb named CEO of FHG; Current CEO Founder Stephen L. Schwartz - February 2015

FHG hires new GM at the Columbus Hampton Inn - February 2015

FHG hires new GM at TownePlace Suites in Johnson, Iowa- February 2015

FHG will manage Fairfield Inn & Suites in Kenosha scheduled to open 2016 - January 2015 

FHG opens Genius@Work©, a new co-working space at HGI Milwaukee - January 2015

FHG hires General Manager at IL Marriott hotel - January 2015

FHG signs management agreement for Hampton Inn Chicago-Elgin Hotel - December 2014

FHG hires General Manager at Indiana Hotel - December 2014

FHG announces grand opening of Hilton Garden Inn in Kentucky - November 2014

HGI downtown Milwaukee will unveil Genius@Work - October 2014

FHG one of INC. Magazine's 5000 fastest growing companies - August 2014

FHG restaurant is finalist in Redeye's Battle of the Burger contest - August 2014

FHG to manage Drake Oak Brook hotel - August 2014

FHG hires General Managers at two Midwestern hotels -July 2014

Hyatt Place Champaign/Urbana celebrates official opening -June 2014

FHG hosts grand re-opening of Courtyard by Marriott Chicago Glenview/Northbrook Hotel -June 2014

FHG to manage Peoria Marriott Pere Marquette -July 2014

FHG announces development of Autograph Collection Hotel in downtown Columbus-July 2014 

FHG completes renovations at La Quinta Inn - Minnetonka-June 2014

FHG hosts "Topping Out" event at Hilton Garden Inn Downtown at Clay Commons -June 2014

FHG INC. Hires General Manager for new Hilton Garden Inn Louisville -June 2014 

FHG INC. Hires General Manager at Michigan Hotel - May 2014

FHG INC. Hires General Manager at Indiana Hotel - April 2014

FHG INC. Hires General Manager at Ohio Hotel - February 2014

Old Federal Building Turns Into Residence Inn - October 2013

Omaha Opening - October 2013

Emerging development trends in 2013 - December 2012

Photo Gallery: Hilton Garden Inn Milwaukee Downtown Grand Opening - December 2012

FHG's Hilton Garden Inn Milwaukee Downtown hotel partners with Hunger Task Force - November 2012

Milwaukee hotel rewards guests for grand opening - November 2012

Hilton Garden Inn opens today in downtown Milwaukee - November 2012

Historic downtown Milwaukee building re-opened as hotel  - November 2012

Hilton Garden Inn brings new hotel rooms to downtown Milwaukee - November 2012

Social-media policy key to mitigate liability  - October 2012

Amenity creep focusing on long-term benefits - October 2012

Slideshow: Hilton Garden Inn preps for November opening - October 2012

Strategic partnerships: the key to successful hotel development - October 2012

Hilton Garden Inn Opens Downtown - November 2012

Comcast helps First Hospitality Group deliver its "number one amenity" to guests - September 2012

You'll feel "Almost Famous" at this family friendly restaurant - September 2012

Guests want 'genuine' social-media interaction - September 2012

Quality collaborations get hotel deals done - September 2012

Urban Milwaukee - Labor Day Edition - September 2012 

A tale of two hotel worlds - September 2012 cover story 

Construction on schedule at the historic Loyalty Building in Milwaukee - August 2012 

First Hospitality Group announces JV with Superhost Enterprise - July 2012 

Can we sustain the gains in transient travel? - July 2012

Healthcare reform a reality for US hotels - June 2012

Hotel profits up; growth expected through 2015 - June 2012

Transient travel momentum aids recovery - June 2012

Music strikes the right note with guests - June 2012

Fairfield Inn & Suites Chicago Naperville completes extensive renovations - June 2012

First Hospitality hosts "Topping Off" event for construction of Loyalty Building - June 2012 

Loyalty Building renovation moves ahead - May 2012

New downtown hotel highlights historic atmosphere - May 2012

FHG Converting Former Omaha Federal Building To Residence Inn By Marriott - April 2012

Enhance the Guest Experience with Technology - April 2012

Debating the US Presidential Elections Impact - April 2012

A Turbulent Economy Introduces Uncertainty - March 2012

Keys to Successfully Reposition a Hotel - March 2012

Six Questions for First Hospitality's Robert Habeeb- March 2012

Robert Habeeb Leads FHG through the Recession without Slashing Jobs - February 2012

Heartland Real Estate Business February Highlights - February 2012

Developers Are Increasingly Pursuing Adaptive Reuse Opportunities - February 2012

The Impact of Politics on the Hotel Business - February 2012

Hoteliers Speak Now Amid Political Pressure -  January 2012

New Momentum to FHG's Restoration of Historic Loyalty Building - December 2011

Heartland Real Estate Business - 2012 Forecast  - December 2011

Aftershocks or New Tremors - November 2011

Past, Present and Future of Select-Service Hotels - November 2011

Will the Summer Season Prove Sunny For Hoteliers-  July 2011

Hoteliers need creativity in order to find new projects today - July 2011

Heartland Real Estate Business - Rooms to Grow? - June 2011

First Hospitality Group hits a home run with Harry Caray’s restaurant - May 2011

Hotel Industry Is Ready to Rebound - January 2011

Cautious Optimism for 2011 | Our Words Matter - January 2011

8 Tips to Manage, Turn-Around and Sell Distressed Hotels - 2010

First Hospitality to Capitalize on Distressed Market - 2010

FHG To Develop And Manage New Hotel On Chicago's Navy Pier


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FHG recognized in Forbes America's Best Midsize Employers in 2017

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FHG's Live Free/Drive Free Award Creates Excitement in the Chicago News!

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FHG's Hilton Garden Inn Louisville's "8UP" recognized in OpenTable's 100 Hottest Restaurants in America

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