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Charles Young selected as General Manager of Hyatt Centric Waikiki Beach

Kokua Hospitality announces that Charles Young has been selected as General Manager of Hyatt Centric Waikiki Beach.

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Hyatt Place Waikiki Beach Receives Hyatt 'Project of the Year' Award

Kokua Hospitality Acknowledged for Management Success at Hyatt Owner’s Conference

Full Story Posted by Westley Blum on Apr 03, 2012

President's Award from Hyatt

Hyatt awarded us the "Project of the Year" for the Hyatt Place Waikiki Beach. Kirk Pederson and Phil Tufano were on hand to collect the award. Hyatt acknowledged this was an incredible transformation and they were proud of our accomplishments. Thanks…

Full Story Posted by Westley Blum on Mar 15, 2012

Middle Market Turnaround Deal of the Year Award

Chartres Lodging and Kokua Hospitality won the “Middle market Turnaround Deal of the Year Award” at the M&A CONNECTS™ Distressed Investing Summit and Turnaround Awards Gala in Palm Beach. The award was accepted by Phil Tufano. It was a competitive…

Full Story Posted by Westley Blum on Jan 31, 2012

Hotelworld Magazine's "Best Guestroom Design" for 450-room Allerton Hotel Chicago

The full-service hotel with the world's best-designed guest rooms isn't a Hyatt Regency, W, Hilton or a flashy Las Vegas property. It's The Allerton Hotel Chicago, the historical landmark-designated 1922-24 Chicago property that helped spur…

Full Story Posted by Westley Blum on Mar 09, 2009

"40 Under 40" Award for Excellence in Management for co-founder Maki Nakamura Bara

MAKI NAKAUMURA BARA is Managing Partner and Co-founder of The Chartres Lodging Group, LLC—a hotel investment and asset man- agement company with a portfolio that consists of 34 hotels and resorts in the US and Japan, for a combined market…

Full Story Posted by Westley Blum on Feb 02, 2009

Doubletree Hotel Chicago Magnificent Mile Receives Developer Of The Year Award From Hilton Hotels Corporation

CHICAGO, Il. – October 17, 2008 - The Doubletree Hotel Chicago Magnificent Mile is proud to announce that they have received the Doubletree Developer…

Full Story Posted by Westley Blum on Oct 17, 2008

Nominated for Hotelworld Magazine's "Best Public Space" and "Best F&B Outlet" for Allerton Hotel Chicago

Full Story Posted by Westley Blum on May 01, 2008