News for the Hospitality Executive
IDM Group Now Managing Trio of Resorts in Northern Wisconsin
FORT ATKINSON, Wis. (November 11, 2011) – IDM Group, LLC (www.inndevmgmt.com), a leading purveyor of boutique hotel development and management services in the Midwest, announced today that it is now managing a trio of popular resorts in northern Wisconsin – The Wild Eagle Lodge in Eagle River, and Black Bear Lodge and Rustic Manor Lodge, both in St. Germain. IDM Group, based in Fort Atkinson, Wis., offers clients expertise in acquisition, development, repositioning and management. In every community in which it manages a hotel, that hotel is the leading property.
With the addition of these three resorts, IDM Group has added a total of six properties to its portfolio in 2011. The other new management contracts include HotelRED on the University of Wisconsin campus in Madison, Wis., Hotel Mead in Wisconsin Rapids, Wis., and the Best Western Inn Towne Hotel in downtown Milwaukee.
According to Craig Neddersen, IDM Group co-founder and president, 2011 has been a particularly strong year for the company. “We’ve stayed focused on our core product, which is managing independent and boutique properties. It’s what we do best and that’s brought business to us,” said Neddersen. Other properties managed by IDM Group include the newly renovated historic Hotel Julien Dubuque in Dubuque, Iowa and the Delafield Hotel, the only Preferred Boutique™ property in the Midwest.
About the Newest Resorts in IDM’s Portfolio
Wild Eagle Lodge is a full-service resort located on the forested edge of the Eagle River chain of 28 lakes, the largest inland chain of lakes in the world. Accommodations include one and two bedroom condominium luxury suites with fireplaces and full kitchens. The resort’s amenities and recreational opportunities include a private beach and boat launch, tennis court, indoor pool and restaurant lounge.
Black Bear Lodge, located on Little St. Germain Lake, offers guests a variety of lodging options including luxury homes, cottages and one and two bedrooms suites with fireplaces and full kitchens. Also included in this complex are two smaller resorts, Cedaroma Lodge and Bay View Resort
Rustic Manor Lodge has guest rooms and indoor pool along with access to snowmobile trails and Black Bear Lodge’s lakefront amenities.
Hotel Mead in Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin Sold at Sheriff’s Sale to
February 2011 Court Appointed Receiver, Balmoral Realty, for $2 Million
/ July 2011
Group, LLC Chosen to Manage 154-room Hotel Mead & Conference Center
in Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin Now Owned by Balmoral Realty, LLC /
Delafield Hotel, a 38 Suite Luxury Hotel Located Just West of Milwaukee
Has New Ownership Partnership - 616 Hotel, LLC and IDM Group, LLC /
|IDM Group Takes on Expanded Day-to-day Management of The Delafield Hotel in Delafield, Wisconsin / August 2009|