WEST PALM BEACH, Fla., June 13, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Kolter Hospitality, a division of The Kolter Group, was honored with the Strategic Partnership Award given by Hyatt at its annual owner's conference in Cancun, Mexico. The Strategic Partner award recognizes a company for its commendable culture, performance and operating philosophies, along with their strong, multi-brand relationship with Hyatt.
"Receiving one of Hyatt's most prestigious awards is a tremendous honor for our firm. To be selected for the Strategic Partner Award demonstrates to us that Hyatt truly values our relationship and recognizes our continuing commitment to the brand. Further, we see this award as an affirmation that our firm is building a very strong reputation in the hospitality industry," said Scott Webb, President of Kolter Hospitality.
Kolter Hospitality first collaborated with Hyatt in 2008 on Hyatt Place West Palm Beach/Downtown. Kolter has since built and operates Hyatt Place Delray Beach, and has also acquired two existing Hyatt Place hotels, Hyatt Place Fort Lauderdale 17th Street Convention Center and Hyatt Place Coconut Point in Estero, Fla. In addition to these Hyatt Place hotels, Kolter is developing and is expected to open a Hyatt Place hotel in the Mizner Park area of Boca Raton in 2016 and a Hyatt Place hotel in downtown St. Petersburg in 2017.
"Kolter and Hyatt share similar core values and a mutual dedication to excellence. We have found Hyatt to be an excellent collaborator, and we appreciate their entrepreneurial approach to business. We as a firm have come to value the relationship we have forged with Hyatt and look forward to working with the company as we continue to grow our portfolio of hotels," added Webb.
About Kolter Hospitality
Kolter Hospitality, based in West Palm Beach, Fla., specializes in hotel management, development and acquisitions in the hospitality sector. Kolter Hospitality's alignment of core values and a performance-based framework has enabled the organization to realize success in management, development and franchisee/partner relations which are fueled by the continued growth of its development and acquisitions pipeline. Kolter Hospitality currently operates 5 hotels totaling 710 keys and is in the development and construction stages for additional hotel projects in Boca Raton, Palm Beach Gardens, Fort Lauderdale, Sarasota and St. Petersburg, FL which will grow the portfolio to 1,880 keys total. www.kolterhospitality.com
About The Kolter Group
The Kolter Group, a diversified real estate development and investment firm that has invested in projects with expected value in excess of $10 billion. Headquartered in Palm Beach County, Florida, Kolter is currently developing in over 20 locations throughout the southeastern United States. www.thekoltergroup.com
The term "Hyatt" is used in this release for convenience to refer to Hyatt Hotels Corporation and/or one or more of its affiliates.
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