Member Spotlight: Hotel Equities

Columbus Chamber
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Member Spotlight by Jolene Price, CTA – Area Director of Sales  

Provide us with a brief summary of your business’ services.

Atlanta based Hotel Equities is the new management company for three hotels in the Columbus, Ohio area.

  • Home2 Suites by Hilton Columbus Downtown
    • Home2 Suites by Hilton Columbus Downtown is a spirited, innovative hotel for savvy, cost-conscious travelers staying a few months or a few nights. From studio and one-bedroom suites to complimentary bonuses like the Inspired Breakfast Table complimentary breakfast, internet access, fitness facility, on-site laundry, and inviting outdoor spaces, Home2™ is just your style.
  • Homewood Suites by Hilton Columbus/Polaris
    • Wake up less than two miles from Polaris, where you’ll find shops at Polaris Fashion Place and family-friendly entertainment in Magic Mountain Fun Center. Drive 20 minutes south to Columbus – find culture at Columbus Museum of Art, and a fast-growing culinary scene in the Brewery District. Join us for free evening socials, Monday – Thursday, and enjoy free WiFi and daily hot breakfast.
  • Holiday Inn Express Columbus/Polaris
    • The Holiday Inn Express and Suites Columbus-Polaris Parkway hotel offers 104 beautifully appointed guest rooms and suites. Corporate travelers will appreciate such amenities as 24-hour business center with Internet, print, copy and fax services, high-speed wired and wireless Internet and guest link. Guests can expect daily complimentary grab & go breakfast.
      • Our great location is nestled in the heart of Polaris Parkway close to Polaris Fashion Place, fine dining such as Eddie Merlot’s, many family restaurants and major corporations including Mettler Toledo, Microsoft, JP Morgan Chase, Hitachi Data Systems and Nationwide Insurance.

Tell us about your company’s mission and values.
Mission statement: To be an extraordinary lodging company.

Value Statements:

  1. Do unto others as you would have them do unto you (The Golden Rule).
  2. You never get a second chance to make a first impression.
  3. Hire an attitude and teach them the business.
  4. Inspect what you expect.
  5. The greatest leaders are the greatest servants.
  6. Wherever you are, be there.
  7. If it were my money, would I spend it?
  8. Nothing happens until somebody sells something.
  9. Guests aren’t always right, but they are always guests.
  10. Having integrity is doing the right thing when no one is looking.
  11. Learn from your mistakes.
  12. All people matter to God.

What is your company culture like?
Culture Statement – A legendary lodging company making a distinct difference in people’s lives.

What does it take to be a successful employee at your company?
A great work ethic and a positive attitude!

Social Media
Twitter: @HotelEquities
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/hotelequities/
LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/hotel-equities/
Website: https://www.hotelequities.com

The Homewood Suites by Hilton Columbus/Polaris, Ohio photographed October 2, 2014. (© James D. DeCamp | http://www.JamesDeCamp.com | 614-367-6366)