News for the Hospitality Executive
Austin, TX, November 17,
2011: Leo Spriggs,
President/CEO of Hospitality Management Corporation, has announced the
Re-Grand Opening of the Holiday Inn
Austin Midtown in Austin, TX.
After months of renovations and $4.5 million dollars, the Holiday Inn Austin Midtown hosted their Re-Grand Opening on November 17, 2011. The evening was designed to showcase the many changes and upgrades to the property. New furniture, wall coverings, carpet and amenities were added to the 189-guest rooms as well as complete upgrades to the two presidential suites. A new lobby-bar was added that is open at 6 a.m. for breakfast until midnight. The guest corridors received new carpet and wall coverings with lighting and detailed wood molding on the elevator landings. New landscaping was added to the 7-acre site that is just 5 minutes from the University of Texas and 10 minutes from downtown Austin. Leo Spriggs, President and CEO of Hospitality Management Corporation, the management company operating the hotel for the last four years said, “The ownership of the hotel made a big commitment to the redevelopment of the north Austin community. We are proud of the new look and believe the hotel is now ideally suited for both corporate and leisure guests.”
The evening included a silent auction that raised $2,500 for the Ronald McDonald House in Austin. Over four bands and seven stations located throughout the hotel entertained the over 400 travel and meeting professionals from Austin. The theme for the evening was “A Night of Stars”. From bar-b-que outside on the patio, to real longhorn steer, to seafood and carving stations in the grand ballroom, guests were treated to an evening of fun and entertainment.
The Holiday Inn Austin Midtown has over 12 thousand sq. ft. of meeting space, ideal for groups of 10-500 persons. Upgraded amenities included complementary High Speed Internet Access, 24/7 exercise room, outdoor pool, and complementary business center.
Hospitality Management Corporation
Hospitality Management Corporation (HMC), founded in 1971, is a privately owned independent management company, and is one of the oldest independent hotel management firms in the lodging industry. For over four decades, HMC has provided hotel management services for third party institutional and private owners. The company’s headquarters has been located in Dallas, Texas since its inception.
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