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NEW OWNERS PURCHASE WISCONSIN RAPIDS DOWNTOWN LANDMARK HOTEL MEAD
As of October 1, 2012 a group has purchased the Hotel Mead located at 451 East Grand Avenue in Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. The hotel was purchased from Balmoral Realty, the Real Estate arm of WoodTrust Bank based in Wisconsin Rapids. The new owners represented as SKD Hotel Mead, LLC. are Melvin and Brenda Schellin of Theresa, Wisconsin – Terry Sindt of Jeffersonton, Virginia – Larry Davis of Pelican Rapids, Minnesota – Al DeBerry of Flower Mound, Texas.
The hotel was originally built in 1951 by Consolidated Papers with additions and upgrades added in 1978 and again in 1998. The hotel’s two towers are comprised of 154 rooms, eight of which are King Whirlpool Suites. As a full service hotel in this Central Wisconsin city, it also boasts approximately 16,000 square feet of total meeting space with a 4,050 sq. ft. ballroom that can seat up to 450 people. The hotel also features a restaurant, the Café Mulino, as well as a separate onsite bar and grill, the Grand Avenue Tavern. Other amenities include a large indoor swimming pool, a Jacuzzi, a sauna and an extended fitness center.
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Jeremy Berlin Named General Manager of the DFW Airport Marriott South
Fort Worth, Texas, June 14, 2010 – Winegardner and Hammons, Inc, announced Jeremy Berlin as General Manager of the DFW Airport Marriott South Effective May 25, 2010. He was most recently the General Manager for the Embassy Suites in Williamsburg, VA , a hotel also owned and operated by Winegardner & Hammons, Inc. Berlin is a graduate of Mercyhurst College and has been in the hospitality industry for eleven years. More than 6 of those years he has enjoyed management positions with WHI in locations such as Birmingham, AL, Columbus, OH and Lexington, KY. “I look forward to the opportunity to lead the DFW Airport Marriott South and to be part of this community,” says Berlin. “My family and I are excited to call Texas home.”
About Winegardner & Hammons, Inc.
Winegardner & Hammons, Inc. has more than 50 years as a full-service hotel management company and a reputation for progressive and successful hospitality management. The WHI owned/managed portfolio includes resorts, all-suite, extended-stay, full service and conference center hotels in many diverse markets across the United States. WHI currently manages over 25 hotels in the United States and is affiliated with most major hotel brands. For more information on WHI, please visit our web site at www.whihotels.com.
About DFW Airport Marriott South
The Dallas/Fort Worth Airport Marriott South Hotel is located just 3 miles from the Airport South Entrance at Highway 360 and the Trinity Boulevard Exit in Fort Worth, TX. Part of the CentrePort Business Park, the Dallas/Fort Worth Airport Marriott South is a neighbor to American Airlines World Headquarters, convenient to SimuFlite, Nokia, Johnson & Johnson, and numerous Fortune 500 companies. It is also the closest Marriott hotel to the Dallas Cowboys Stadium.
The Dallas/Fort Worth Airport Marriott South features 14,000 square feet of meeting space, eight executive boardrooms, comprehensive audio and visual services, an indoor pool and fitness center, the RiverCity Grille Restaurant and Lounge, and a Concierge Level and Lounge. Complimentary shuttle service to and from the airport, as well as a Trinity Rail Station within walking distance of the hotel, make this hotel the most convenient place to stay in the Dallas Fort Worth metro area. For more information on the hotel visit call 817-358-1700 or visit www.dfwairportmarriott.com