Awards & Recognition

Development & Design

  • 2016 Atlanta Hospitality Alliance: Outstanding vision, dedication, and commitment to excellence – David D. Marvin
  • 2015 Kwanza Hall Award: Exemplary leadership is increasing the value of architecture and design in Atlanta – David D. Marvin
  • 2015 AAA Four Diamond Rating – Hyatt Atlanta Perimete at Villa Christina
  • 2014 Invest Atlanta: Downtown Facade Improvement Program Grant – Glenn Hotel
  • 2014 Invest Atlanta: Downtown Facade Improvement Program Grant – STATS
  • 2009 Central Atlanta Progress: Design Excellence Award – 30 Tables
  • 2008 Hilton: Multi-brand Developer of the Year Award
  • 2007 Atlanta Regional Commission and Livable Communities Coalition: Exceptional Merit Award for Urban Revitalization – Park Pavilion
  • 2007 Georgia Trust for Historic Preservation: Excellence in Rehabilitation – Glenn Hotel
  • 2006 Atlanta Regional Commission and Livable Communities Coalition: Exceptional Merit Award for Historic Preservation – Glenn Hotel
  • 2006 ULi Atlanta District Council: Excellence in Development
  • 2005 Atlanta Business Chronicle: Deal of the Year, Best of Atlanta Real Estate – Rehab & Renovation of Glenn Hotel
  • 2002 ULi Atlanta District Council: Small-Scale Project of the Year Award – Legacy at Centennial Olympic Park
  • 1999 Greater Atlanta Home Builders Association: SMC Professionalism Awards, Best Sales Center – Centennial Park West Condominiums
  • 1999 MIT Center for Real Estate Primary Award: Spaulding Award – David D. Marvin
  • 1997 City of Atlanta: Urban Enterprise Zone Designation – Luckie Marietta District

Economic Impact

  • 2015 Kwanza Hall Award: Exemplary leadership is increasing the value of architecture and design in Atlanta – David D. Marvin
  • 2012 Central Atlanta Progress: Economic Impact Award – Legacy
  • 2011 Georgia Governor: Tourism Champion Partnership Award – Luckie Marietta District
  • 2007 Atlanta Regional Commission and Livable Communities Coalition: Exceptional Merit Award for Urban Revitalization – Park Pavilion
  • 2005 City of Atlanta: Tax Allocation District Grant – Park Pavilion
  • 2005 City of Atlanta: Tax Allocation District Grant – 300 Marietta Street (Restaurant Row)
  • 2005 City of Atlanta: Tax Allocation District Grant – The Glenn Hotel

Historic Preservation & Sustainability

  • 2007 Atlanta Regional Commission and Livable Communities Coalition: Exceptional Merit Award for Urban Revitalization – Park Pavilion
  • 2007 Georgia Trust for Historic Preservation: Excellence in Rehabilitation – Glenn Hotel
  • 2006 Atlanta Regional Commission and Livable Communities Coalition: Exceptional Merit Award for Historic Preservation – Glenn Hotel
  • 2005 Atlanta Business Chronicle: Deal of the Year, Best of Atlanta Real Estate – Rehab & Renovation of Glenn Hotel

 

Restaurants

  • 2017 Atlanta Journal-Constitution: Best Pizza in Atlanta – Max’s Coal Oven Pizzeria
  • 2017 Food & Wine: America’s Best Beer Gardens – Der Biergarten
  • 2017 Where Traveler: 12 Best Sports Bars in America – STATS
  • 2017 Zagat: 14 Must-Visit Rooftops in Atlanta – SkyLounge
  • 2017 Thrillist: Best Rooftop Bars in Atlanta – SkyLounge and Der Biergarten
  • 2017 Tripadvisor: Award for Superior Service – SkyLounge, Glenn’s Kitchen, Twin Smokers BBQ, Der Biergarten, and Max’s Coal Oven Pizzeria
  • 2016 Jezebel: Atlanta’s Top 100 Hottest Restaurants: Der Biergarten
  • 2015 Thrillist: Atlanta’s Best Sports Bars – STATS
  • 2015 Zagat: 12 Best New Atlanta Restaurants – Twin Smokers BBQ
  • 2015 Visit South: Atlanta’s Best Rooftop Bars – Der Biergarten
  • 2015 Zagat: Atlanta’s 11 Hottest Rooftop Restaurants & Bars – SkyLounge
  • 2014 USA Today: Best Beer Gardens – Der Biergarten
  • 2009 USA Today: 10 Great Places to Forge Fun – STATS

Hotels

  • 2017 Tripadvisor: Award for Superior Service – Embassy Suites Chattanooga, Hilton Garden Inn Atlanta Downtown, Embassy Suites Centennial Olympic Park, Glenn Hotel
  • 2017 TimeOut: 15 Best Hotels in Atlanta – Glenn Hotel
  • 2016 Georgia Hotel & Lodging Association: Outstanding General Manager – Frank Phair, Embassy Suites Atlanta at Centennial Olympic Park
  • 2016 Georgia Hotel & Lodging Association: Outstanding Good Earthkeeping – Embassy Suites Atlanta at Centennial Olympic Park
  • 2016 Hilton Brand Awards: General Manager of the Year Merit Award – Frank Phair, Embassy Suites Atlanta at Centennial Olympic Park
  • 2016 Hilton Brand Awards: QA Best of Best – Embassy Suites Chattanooga-Hamilton Place
  • 2016 Greater Chattanooga Hospitality Association Awards: Lodging Employee of the Year: Charlotte Appleberry, Housekeeping Inspector, Embassy Suites Chattanooga-Hamilton Place
  • 2016 Atlanta Hospitality Alliance: Outstanding vision, dedication, and commitment to excellence – David D. Marvin
  • 2015 Hilton Brand Awards: General Manager of the Year Merit Award – Paul Mezick, Embassy Suites by Hilton Atlanta at Centennial Olympic Park
  • 2015 Hilton Brand Awards: TQS Award – Embassy Suites Chattanooga-Hamilton Place
  • 2015 Greater Chattanooga Hospitality Association Awards: Lodging GM of the Year – Paul Mezick, Embassy Suites Chattanooga-Hamilton Place
  • 2014 Hilton Brand Awards: Embassy Suites Hotel of the Year – Embassy Suites Chattanooga-Hamilton Place
  • 2014 Hilton Brand Awards: Embassy Suites Total Quality Score award – Embassy Suites Chattanooga Hamilton Place
  • 2014 Hilton Worldwide: CEO Light & Warmth Award – Dale Gustafson, Director of Sales, Embassy Suites Centennial Olympic Park
  • 2014 USA TODAY: Atlanta’s Top 10 Hotels near the Georgia Dome – Glenn Hotel and Embassy Suites Centennial Olympic Park
  • 2006 Hilton Worldwide: Highest Embassy Suites year over year revenue growth – Embassy Suites at Centennial Olympic Park
  • 2002 Hilton Worldwide: Highest Embassy Suites Operating Margin – Embassy Suites at Centennial Olympic Park