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First row from left to right: Joseph Pella, Senior VP Commercial Real Estate Banking (Suntrust Bank); Joe Carrillo, Senior VP Marriott Select Brands Franchise Operations; Jay Patel, CEO & President North Point Hospitality; Whip Triplett, EVP North Point Hospitality; Gary Womack, Managing Principal Acumen Development Partners; Mike Beckum, Senior VP Commercial Real Estate Banking (Suntrust Bank); Eric Jacobs, Chief Development Officer North America Marriott Select Brands

North Point Hospitality Celebrates Topping Out on First Tri-Branded Marriott Hotel in US

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. – (September 28, 2017) – North Point Hospitality, an Atlanta based hotel development and management company, celebrated the topping out of the first tri-branded Marriott hotel in the US yesterday afternoon with a private ceremony. Key leaders and executives from Marriott International, Inc., SunTrust Commercial Real Estate, the construction lender, & North Point Hospitality were in attendance.

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North Point Hospitality Opens 146-Room Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott in Savannah, Georgia

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Savannah, GA– November 4, 2016 – The 146-room Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott in Savannah, Georgia is now open with its smart, inventive public space and guest room design, and its bright and inviting décor. Located at 5801 Abercorn Street, the eight story, urban high rise Fairfield Inn & Suites Savannah Midtown with an adjacent eight story parking deck, will operate as a Marriott franchise, owned and managed by North Point Hospitality an award-winning hotel development and management company based in Atlanta, Georgia. This is the newest Fairfield Inn & Suites in the area to feature the brand’s new design and décor, which enhance the guest experience through flexible features, and a warm and welcoming environment.

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North Point Hospitality Breaks Ground On First Tri-Branded Marriott Hotel In U.S.

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Unveils One of a Kind LEGO® Model of New Nashville Hotel

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – (July 15, 2016) – North Point Hospitality, an Atlanta based hotel development and management company, has broken ground on the first tri-branded Marriott Hotel in the U.S.; and unveiled an original 300-pound model of the hotel made with 63,636 LEGO bricks. The commissioned model was designed by award-winning master artist Sean Kenney.

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S. Jay Patel, President & CEO, featured in Asian Hospitality

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They heard the horn of a cargo ship headed for the seaport and Patel suggested they go to the rooftop to see the ship pass by under a cloudless sky. As the group reached the breezy patio overlooking the waterway, they saw not one but two ships cruising by in opposite directions. It’s almost as if the picture-perfect scenario had been cued from above. “That is the first time I have ever seen that happen,” marveled Patel. He teased Whip Triplett, executive vice president of North Point Hospitality: “I don’t know how you managed to pull that one off.”

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