Monday, January 16, 2017

2016 at Kinseth: A Year In Review

Kinseth Hospitality Companies is a midwest hospitality management company with a large and diverse portfolio, headquartered in North Liberty, Iowa. Kinseth offers an approachable, hands-on style of management. As your hospitality management company, we commit to providing you with many world-class hospitality systems in all segments of the industry, from hotel development to daily hotel management services. 

Staffed in all areas of hotel management and development, Kinseth has assembled an experienced team of hospitality professions who continually support property level managers in order to benchmark performance against major competitors, maximize quality, market share and profitability. Kinseth’s extensive experience, coupled with a seasoned executive team fosters a culture that is oriented toward success!

Take A Look At What Happened in 2016!

January 7 - Holiday Inn Coralville Transitioned to Radisson

The hotel was completely upgraded and renovated. It has an indoor pool, whirlpool tub and an on-site restaurant, Twelve01 Kitchen and Tab. It is near great shopping. The University of Iowa is only 5 minutes from the hotel and the Brown Deer Golf Club is close as well.

February 22 - 24 - Annual Leadership Conference 

At the Kinseth Leadership Conference, Kinseth recognized many managers in different categories including financial, sales and leadership. The top five awards winners were: Kelli Meyers - Director of Sales of the Year, Sal Martinez - Food & Beverage Manager of the Year, Alisa Jones - Economy General Manager of the Year, Tammy Fraley - Limited Service General Manager of the Year, and Lori Fought - Full Service General Manager of the Year. Congrats to everyone!

March 15 - The Grand Opening of the River Rock Kitchen & Tap Restaurant

Conveniently located inside the Holiday Inn Dubuque/Galena in the heart of downtown Dubuque, Iowa. Our talented chefs will wow you with breakfast, lunch and dinner daily, stop in and say hello.

March 17 - Grand Opening & Ribbon Cutting For The Hampton Inn & Suites in Minooka, Illinois. 

We invited locals of Minooka to tour the hotel and enjoy hors d’oeuvres following a ribbon cutting ceremony with the Chamber of Commerce. We have free home breakfast, free Wi-Fi in every room and fitness center use with every stay.

April 1 - Welcomed The Holiday Inn Express & Suites in Clinton, Iowa To Our Portfolio

From our hotel, you can take in the awe-inspiring bluffs and remarkable wildlife of the upper Mississippi River area. It's conveniently located on the outskirts of town, within-walking distance of many restaurants and shops and less less than 5 minutes from riverfront attractions.

May 1 - Welcomed The Fairfield Inn & Suites in Wichita Downtown Kansas To Our Portfolio

A fireside lounge includes a full-service bar located onsite. We also include a private meeting room, an indoor heated swimming pool and exterior courtyard area. Access to a free breakfast buffet, free parking, an on-site fitness center, mini-fridges and microwaves. 

May 1 - Welcomed Ramada Grand Dakota in Dickinson, North Dakota To Our Portfolio 

Close to Badlands Activities Center and Dakota Dinosaur Museum our hotel features an onsite restaurant, barber shop, lounge and 14,000 square feet of conference space. Test your luck in a casino or on a golf course nearby New Town or challenge yourself at three nearby golf courses in nearby Medora.

May 25 -  Hampton Inn & Suites in Mason City, Iowa Officially Opened It’s Doors and Welcomed Their First Guests! 

Set in a lake-dotted area just off Highway 18, with quick access to restaurants, speciality shops and more than 25 industrial offices and manufacturing plants.

June 16 -  Hampton Inn & Suites in Hudson, Wisconsin Opened It’s Doors and Welcomed Their First Guests

We are located near area attractions, such as St. Croix Marina, the Mall of America, Como park Zoo & Conservatory, and Afton Alps. Experience any or all of these attractions, while enjoying all the comforts of home at our beautiful new hotel.

August 3 - Kinseth Breaks Ground On Tru by Hilton In Cheyene, Wyoming

We are excited about Hilton’s newest hotel brand with it’s fun hip design style geared towards millennials. Tru’s got you covered with complimentary breakfast every morning to prepare you before hitting the trails at Curt Gowdy State Park.

Designed for modern travelers, our spacious accommodations provide functional desks, ergonomic chairs and free Wi-Fi for completing work with ease and efficiency. Pillow top mattresses with plush bedding are standard and so are the latest smart HDTVs.

September 13 - Kinseth broke ground on the Tru by Hilton in Cedar Rapids, Iowa

The newest Hilton hotel brand is built on the belief that being cost conscious and having a great stay don’t have to be mutually exclusive. Work, play games, lounge, or eat in our reimagined lobby.

September 28 - Kinseth Broke Ground On The Home2 Suites by Hilton Menomonee  In Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin

A spirited and innovative extended stay hotel designed for those travelers who are looking for space to relax. Authentic and familiar, it’s a place you can make your own.

November 3 - Kinseth Hosted A Grand Reopening For The Country Inn & Suites in Middleton, Wisconsin

The Hotel is only 7 miles from attractions like Henry Vilas Zoo, Alliant Energy Center and the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Enjoy our pool, fitness center and a Read-It-and-Return-It Library.

November 22 - Kinseth Opens Home2 Suites by Hilton Milwaukee Brookfield In Waukesha, Wisconsin

Each suite features a full kitchen with a microwave, refrigerator, dishes and more. Nearby attractions, Milwaukee County Zoo and ice skating at Pettit National Ice Center.

December 15 - Ramada Inn Hotel in Ankeny, Iowa Formerly Best Western, Completed A Full Rennovation

Ankeny Regional Airport is just 3 miles from the Ramada Inn Ankeny, which features an 
on-site restaurant, indoor pool and fitness centre.

Kinseth Hospitality Companies wants to thank you for the great year! We can’t wait to see what 2017 has in store for us.

Check out a slideshow of the year with more photos HERE!