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Hospitality Ventures Management Group Overview

Atlanta, GA
1001 to 5000 employees
2000
Company - Private
Hotels, Motels, & Resorts
Unknown / Non-Applicable
About Hospitality Ventures Management Group
Hospitality Ventures Management Group is a privately owned, fully-integrated hotel investment and management group that specializes in turning around and repositioning underperforming hotels, as well as maximizing the ... Read more

Mission: Our Purpose:

Be excellent in all that we do so our associates, guests and partners LOVE us!

Our Vision:

To be the most sought-after employer, operator and partner in hospitality.

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Hospitality Ventures Management Group – Why Work For Us?


Hospitality Ventures Management Group is a privately owned, fully integrated hotel management & ownership company with properties located throughout the United States.  HVMG is the leading solution provider for hotel investors,  offering the following services: third-party management, acquisitions & joint-venture capabilities, project management & renovations, revenue management & eCommerce, new development and other hospitality management services.  Our portfolio includes branded and independent hotels & resorts as well as upscale full-service, select-service, and extended stay properties, with a focus on Hilton and Marriott branded hotels.

With an average of more than 28 years of industry experience and more than 13 years working together as a team, HVMG’s leaders offer the benefit of an established track record of identifying and capitalizing on opportunities in the hospitality real estate industry, having managed and/or owned more than 200 hotels.  The company also has a successful track record of completing complex renovations and repositionings on time and within budget.  Our team has supervised more than $300 million in renovations and has developed more than 20 new hotels from the ground up.

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Leveraging a History of Success

After successfully establishing Impac Hotel Group, one of Marriott’s first few franchisees in the 1990s, Robert Cole merged Impac Hotel Group with Servico in 1998 with a combined portfolio of 143 owned and operated hotels. Cole went on to eventually found HVMG in 2001 with a single hotel, serving as President and CEO.

Since that time, HVMG has operated 67 properties throughout the US. Backed by an experienced team of leaders with an average of 20+ years of industry experience across all property types throughout the country including luxury, lifestyle, full-service, and select-service branded and independent properties, HVMG has received numerous awards and recognition for market share, guest service, and other performance improvements. Of the 28 hotels that HVMG has acquired or assumed management for, and has subsequently sold, an average of 123% NOI improvement was made under HVMG’s management.


About Us

We are all about choosing our mindset

At HVMG, Be Excellent! is the foundation of our Purpose and is embedded in everything we do. Be Excellent is an action...it is a conscious choice that each of our associates make each day that guides and inspires how we approach our lives. This choice to Be Excellent can have a profound effect on not only our personal and professional lives, but also with our guests that we are honored to serve, and our partners that trust us in business.

When an associate is hired with HVMG at one of our hotels or in a corporate support role, they are selected because they possess the traits to Be Excellent. Once a part of our team, our associates are challenged and inspired through our Be Excellent Celebrations and thru our existing associates to live our purpose...to "Be Excellent in all that we do, so our associates, guests and partners LOVE us!"

Each and every day our associates provide memorable moments for our guests staying in our hotels and we LOVE to celebrate their individual and collective team successes!  Check out what our guests have to say about our excellent HVMG associates by clicking on the interactive map below!

We are all about choosing our mindset

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Our Commitment to Talent

Our entrepreneurial and fast-paced culture coupled with a high-growth environment demand that HVMG selects and develops talent that is the right fit for both the property and the total organization. The premium performance and growth realized today would not be possible without our commitment to excellent talent. If you are hungry to continually learn and motivated to take ownership of your career, you will want to join HVMG.

Excellence is the mindset of every individual working at HVMG. In our hotels and at our corporate offices, Excellence is embedded in our DNA and how we do business with all of our stakeholders.

“We are in the talent and relationship business, we just happen to run hotels.”
-Robert Cole, HVMG President & CEO



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    Pros

    HVMG has a very strong senior leadership team. They are innovative, growth oriented and focus on our core value of excellence. They care about their employees well-being, both professionally and personally. Benefits are good, and pay is decent.

    Cons

    Communication could be improved. The HV team is lean, and fast paced. Sometimes communication is late reaching everyone. No real cons. Like any job, there are parts that are better than others.

    Advice to Management

    Work on communication between all departments. Benefit cost is high, but quality benefits, perhaps work on the cost to employees. Other than that, continue to seek opportunities to grow and develop talent.

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Hospitality Ventures Management Group Interviews

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    The process took 4+ months. I interviewed at Hospitality Ventures Management Group.

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    Please, four months?! You will be integrated by every breathing soul in the corporate office.. It makes you wonder, how much of hospitality business experience these people represents. Did they ever worked on the property level? Did they ever rolled up their sleeves?

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Hospitality Ventures Management Group Awards & Accolades

  • Top Workplaces, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, 2018

Pledges & Certifications

Veteran Hiring Commitment

Committed to helping America's military veterans find work

Pay Equality Pledge

Committed to paying equitably for equal work & experience

Career Advancement Program

Helping employees "upskill" into higher-paying positions

Diversity Commitment

Has programs that support a diverse and inclusive workforce

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