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FHG NEWS

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 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

Historic Boutique Drake Oak Brook Hotel in IL Reopens Under FHG, Inc. Management

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FHG Brings on Justin Harkey as Corporate Food & Beverage Director

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FHG, Inc. Honored as One of INC. Magazine's 5,000 Fastest Growing Companies

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

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