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Kana Hotel Group Selected to Manage the Hilton
Garden Inn – Greenville, South Carolina

Greenville, SC – (May 8th)
– Kana Hotel Group announced today that it has been awarded the management contract for the Hilton Garden Inn located in Greenville, SC. The 120 Hilton Garden Inn Greenville, SC is located only seven miles from Greenville – Spartanburg International Airport at the intersections of I-385, I- 85 and Woodruff Road/SC 146 in Greenville. The property enjoys easy access to many local attractions such as the Greenville Zoo, the Shops at Greenridge, and several area golf courses. The Greenville Hotel is perfectly located in close proximity to many local businesses such as the BMW manufacturing plant, General Electric, Hubbell Lighting, ICAR, Michelin, the Millennium Campus, Roper Mountain Science Center and Timken Company, to name a few. Kana Hotel Group, a Knoxville, TN based Hotel Management and Development Company currently has thirty-five properties in its portfolio, twenty-four of which are Hilton branded, including eight Hilton Garden Inn’s. Alpesh Patel, CEO of Kana Hotel Group stated “This is a very high quality asset; certainly one of the nicest in the market, and we’re glad to add it to our Kana Family of Hotels. Having so many properties within the same family of brands, our side-by-side benchmarking of like assets really allows us to execute efficiently and drive returns. The Hilton Garden Inn Greenville fits perfectly into our operating model. ” Kevin Mahoney, President of Kana Hotel Group added, “We’re looking forward to the operating synergies and efficiencies that come along with operating multiple hotels in the same market. Having already developed and managed in this market for several years, our team knows exactly what it will take to further maximize this Hilton Garden Inn.”

About Kana Hotel Group

Kana Hotel Group is located in Knoxville, TN, with Southern Regional offices in Tampa, FL. Kana is an award winning independent third party management company with over 3,200 hotel rooms under management, and additional 500+ rooms in development. The portfolio is well diversified across major brands such as Hilton, Marriott, and IHG. Kana Hotel Group has extensive relationships with institutional owners and lenders as well as individual ownership groups. More information can be found at

Kana Hotel Group

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