148 Room Marriott Residence Inn – in the heart of Oregon’s Silicon Forest, Hillsboro, Oregon
EHG recognized a need for an extended stay hotel next to Intel’s largest and expanding campus, Ronler Acres in the high-tech corridor of Hillsboro, Oregon. EHG identified a site and gained entitlements where other developers had failed due to zoning challenges. The hotel opened in July, 2016, and was one of the fastest hotel developments from concept to land acquisition to opening in the Northwest in the last 15 years.
Marina Plaza Hotel – near Apple Headquarters in the heart of Silicon Valley, Cupertino, CA.
The Marina Plaza development includes a 122-room hotel, 188 residential units and integrated urban retail. The hotel will provide much needed, high-end business accommodations in this exceptional hotel market. EHG was retained by the land owner/lead developer to complete three phases of work: feasibility and market analysis, brand negotiation and city approval and development oversight/management. Having gained city approval, the first two phases are complete.
The Society Hotel – this innovative adaptive reuse of an historic building is in downtown Portland, Oregon.
At the leading edge of adventure travel, the Society Hotel has been featured in the New York Times and is on USA Today’s top 10 list of Portland hotels
This hotel pairs unique, historic guestrooms with great public spaces including the lobby/coffee shop and a rooftop lounge with 360 degree views. The project was envisioned by an energetic, forward thinking group of owners. EHG provided essential hospitality consulting to Society’s Hotels ownership team throughout development and continues to provide staff training and operations guidance.
Independence Landing – a riverside boutique hotel in Oregon’s Willamette Valley wine region.
On the west bank of the Willamette river in the southern Willamette Valley wine region, the Hotel at Independence Landing will be the showcase of a vibrant, new mixed-use development. The boutique upscale hotel will highlight regional assets by embracing Western Oregon University, wine tourism, cycling and water sports as well as local business needs. Master developer, Tokola Properties, and EHG were selected through a competitive RFQ process to develop this seminal public private partnership. In addition to managing the hotel, EHG has lead market analysis, and worked closely with Tokola and the community, and the Governor’s regional development team.
Port of Vancouver – prime riverfront re-development
The Port of Vancouver retained EHG and Leland Consulting to bring a vibrant, mixed use development to their prime, riverfront Terminal 1 redevelopment site. EHG collaboratively incorporated ideal hotel components of the site plan, recruited developers through an RFQ process and negotiated development agreements with the finalist, who will construct a state-of-the art AC Hotel by Marriott . Located on the Columbia River and adjacent to the downtown core and the Interstate 5 Bridge, the former 10-acre industrial site will also feature office space, parks, a public market and restaurants in the rapidly expanding greater Portland.
The Partnership for Economic Development in Douglas County – catalyzing tourism in emerging and world-class wine region
EHG and Leland Consulting are coordinating a team of regional economic development partners to catalyze tourism in an emerging wine region with award winning, world-class wines and incredible outdoor recreational opportunities. EHG has provided feasibility analysis, site selection and developer outreach for a prospective wine country themed hotel. As part of this project, EHG studied the positive effects of high-end boutique hotels and wine tourism on local economies in emerging wine regions in Oregon, Washington and California. EHG is in discussions with prospective owners and operators, having secured the enthusiastic backing of several key government and private stakeholders.
Sampling of EHG Consulting Clients:
The Portland Development Commission, The Port of Seattle, The Port of Vancouver, The City of Bellingham, The City of Pacifica California, The Partnership for Economic Development in Douglas County, The City of Des Moines, Leland Consulting Urban Planning Firm, The Holmes Group, The Society Hotel and numerous private and confidential clients.
Sampling of Additional Management and Development Projects of EHG’s Principals
Cannery Pier Hotel – Sunset Magazine Best 25 hotels in the West award winner – Astoria, Oregon Ø Elizabeth Street Inn – Newport Oregon Ø Holiday Inn Express – Portland Downtown Ø Bonneville Hot Springs Resort and Spa – North Bonneville, Washington Ø Comfort Inn & Suites, Rookie of the Year and multiple Gold Award Winner – McMinnville, Oregon Ø Sleep Inn & Suites, Inn of the Year nominee and multiple Platinum Award Winner – Redmond, Oregon Ø Best Western Lighthouse Inn & Suites – Ocean Shores, Washington Ø La Quinta Inn & Suites – Paso Robles, California Ø Comfort Suites – Redmond, Oregon Ø Briarwood Inn – Gresham, Oregon Ø La Quinta Inn & Suites – Santa Clarita/Magic Mountain, California Ø Clarion Hotel – Portland Airport Ø Ramada Ocean Shores Resort, Water Park, Restaurant and Spa – Ocean Shores, Washington Ø Baymont Inn & Suites – Las Vegas, Nevada Ø Comfort Suites – Redmond, Oregon Ø La Quinta Inn & Suites – Portland, Oregon Ø La Quinta Inn – Moscow, Idaho Ø Alderwood Inn – Portland, Oregon Ø Ashley Inn – Newport, Oregon Ø Diamond Mountain Hotel – Susanville, California