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Davidson Hospitality Group Appointed New Management Company For Charleston's Iconic Mills House Hotel

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 1:32pm

"It's a privilege to be granted the opportunity to expand our Charleston footprint even further with the addition of this historic asset," said Davidson Hospitality Group President Thom Geshay.

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  • "It's a privilege to be granted the opportunity to expand our Charleston footprint even further with the addition of this historic asset," said Davidson Hospitality Group President Thom Geshay.
  • In the city of Charleston, Pivot also operates Hotel Bella Grace and The Ryder Hotel.
  • Davidson Hospitality Group is an award-winning, full-service hospitality management company comprised of 67 existing hotels and resorts; more than 165 restaurants, bars and lounges; and nearly 1.5 million square feet of meeting space across the United States.
  • In keeping with the company's heritage of delivering value, Davidson Hospitality Group is comprised of four highly specialized operating verticals: Davidson Hotels, Pivot, Davidson Resorts and Davidson Restaurant Group.

Davidson Hospitality Group Promotes Thom Geshay To CEO And President

Tuesday, October 5, 2021 - 1:17pm

ATLANTA, Oct. 5, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Davidson Hospitality Group announces the promotion of Thom Geshay to Chief Executive Officer & President, effective January 1, 2022.

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  • ATLANTA, Oct. 5, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Davidson Hospitality Group announces the promotion of Thom Geshay to Chief Executive Officer & President, effective January 1, 2022.
  • As CEO & President, Geshay will carry forward the company's direction and promise to create value, infuse heart into the business of hospitality, and deliver industry-leading services to its property owners, brands, team members, and guests.
  • "I couldn't be more pleased, nor more confident, that our team members, property owners and investors are in excellent hands and will be well-served under Thom's tremendous direction," said John Belden, current Chairman & CEO, Davidson Hospitality Group.
  • In keeping with the company's heritage of delivering value, Davidson Hospitality Group is comprised of four highly specialized operating verticals: Davidson Hotels, Pivot, Davidson Resorts and Davidson Restaurant Group.

D.A. Davidson Closes Bonds on Black Desert Public Infrastructure District

Thursday, September 30, 2021 - 6:10pm

Davidson s Special District Group has successfully priced and closed $106 million of limited tax general obligation bonds for Black Desert Public Infrastructure District (PID), encompassing approximately 278 acres.

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  • Davidson s Special District Group has successfully priced and closed $106 million of limited tax general obligation bonds for Black Desert Public Infrastructure District (PID), encompassing approximately 278 acres.
  • The proceeds will fund public infrastructure for a commercial and residential resort community known as Black Desert Resort at Entrada .
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210930005865/en/
    Rendering of Black Desert Resort Center (Photo: Business Wire)
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  • Davidson is thrilled to partner with Black Desert to support a transformational, amenity-rich community, said Brennen Brown, managing director at D.A.

University of Phoenix College of Doctoral Studies Releases Whitepaper Detailing COVID-19 Pandemic Impact on U.S. Job Optimism

Monday, September 27, 2021 - 8:35pm

University of Phoenix College of Doctoral Studies is announcing the release of a whitepaper taking a deep dive look at people who have considered changing their careers during the COVID-19 pandemic, and those who have not.

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  • University of Phoenix College of Doctoral Studies is announcing the release of a whitepaper taking a deep dive look at people who have considered changing their careers during the COVID-19 pandemic, and those who have not.
  • Analyzing findings from the Universitys first annual Career Optimism Index, the whitepaper, authored by Phillip L. Davidson, Ph.D. of the College of Doctoral Studies, looks at implications of current career based on job title and time in that specific position.
  • It also evaluates the potential impact of financial support for education or personal development on participants consideration of a career change.
  • Was a consideration of a change in career more relevant to some more than others, based on their current job position?

SLIPNOT® Launches New Brand, Promises Safety and Reassurance from the Ground Up

Monday, September 27, 2021 - 1:00pm

The new SLIPNOT brand celebrates our 35-year track record of partnership with facility and safety managers, specifiers and installers.

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  • The new SLIPNOT brand celebrates our 35-year track record of partnership with facility and safety managers, specifiers and installers.
  • It is an opportunity for participants to experience how the company can deliver on its promise to build safety and reassurance from the ground up.
  • Its the SLIPNOT team that serves as boots on the ground turning potentially hazardous areas into environments where people feel confident.
  • For more information on how to create a SLIPNOT environment, visit www.slipnot.com or follow us on LinkedIn @SLIPNOT Metal Safety Flooring , Twitter @SLIPNOT or Pinterest @SLIPNOTsafety .

Pebblebrook Hotel Trust Acquires Margaritaville Hollywood Beach Resort in Hollywood, FL

Thursday, September 23, 2021 - 9:25pm

Pebblebrook Hotel Trust (NYSE: PEB) (the Company) today announced that it acquired the 369-room oceanfront Margaritaville Hollywood Beach Resort in Hollywood, Florida for $270 million from an affiliate of KSL Capital Partners, LLC.

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  • Pebblebrook Hotel Trust (NYSE: PEB) (the Company) today announced that it acquired the 369-room oceanfront Margaritaville Hollywood Beach Resort in Hollywood, Florida for $270 million from an affiliate of KSL Capital Partners, LLC.
  • Margaritaville Hollywood Beach Resort, the flagship property to an internationally recognized brand synonymous with a casual-luxe lifestyle, is located on 6.2 oceanfront acres, along 450 linear feet of direct beach frontage, and is the focal point of the famous Hollywood Beach Broadwalk.
  • Ideally located between Miami Beach and Fort Lauderdale, Margaritaville Hollywood Beach Resort benefits from its proximity to both cities, including numerous recreational, retail, and entertainment activities.
  • Curator Hotel & Resort Collection is a distinct collection of hand-selected small brands and independent lifestyle hotels and resorts worldwide, founded by Pebblebrook Hotel Trust and a group of industry-leading hotel operators.

Spiras Health Adds Experienced Healthcare Finance Executive to Leadership Team

Wednesday, September 15, 2021 - 1:00pm

Spiras Health, a provider of in-home and virtual healthcare solutions for patients with complex chronic conditions, is expanding its executive team with the addition of an experienced finance executive to help drive financial results and support the companys growth.

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  • Spiras Health, a provider of in-home and virtual healthcare solutions for patients with complex chronic conditions, is expanding its executive team with the addition of an experienced finance executive to help drive financial results and support the companys growth.
  • During his more than two decades of healthcare leadership, he has combined payor and provider experience and deployed financial strategies with health and wellness companies.
  • As Spiras Health continues to grow, we are building an experienced leadership team to help us achieve our overall strategic objectives and execute our mission to solve some of the most significant issues facing our healthcare system today, said Scott Bowers, CEO, Spiras Health.
  • Spiras Health then develops actionable plans of care, addresses barriers including social determinants of health and delivers high quality patient care.

Encore Wire Presenting at D.A. Davidson 20th Annual Diversified Industrials & Services Conference

Tuesday, September 14, 2021 - 9:05pm

Encore Wire Corporation (NASDAQ Global Select: WIRE) announced today that the Companys Chief Financial Officer, Mr. Bret J. Eckert, will be presenting at the D.A.

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  • Encore Wire Corporation (NASDAQ Global Select: WIRE) announced today that the Companys Chief Financial Officer, Mr. Bret J. Eckert, will be presenting at the D.A.
  • Davidson 20th Annual Diversified Industrials & Services Conference on Wednesday, September 22nd at 11:00 am EDT.
  • Daniel L. Jones, President and Chief Executive Officer of Encore Wire Corporation, said, We are pleased to be presenting at the D.A.
  • Davidson 20th Annual Diversified Industrials & Services Conference.

Future of Farming: Driving Farmer Value Through Satellite-Powered Directed Scouting

Thursday, September 2, 2021 - 2:00pm

If we look back at the beginning, the focus was about how we were going to create value for the agriculture industry together, specifically, for the grower.

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  • If we look back at the beginning, the focus was about how we were going to create value for the agriculture industry together, specifically, for the grower.
  • To date, the companies have accelerated technology offerings side-by-side, working together and co-developing big ideas and visions to create a mutually beneficial relationship.
  • Its been about collaboration and that spirit of trying to achieve and create unique value into the agriculture sector, said Davidson.
  • We're definitely maturing in the view of where Planet data is the best fit for much of what were doing.

Zimmerman, TriStar Alliance Closes on Co-Located Affordable Housing Community Just South of Atlanta

Wednesday, September 1, 2021 - 1:51pm

Zion in Clayton County, Georgia, immediately south of Atlanta.

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  • Zion in Clayton County, Georgia, immediately south of Atlanta.
  • These developments are the first transactions closed in a strategic alliance between Zimmerman, an affordable housing builder and developer, and TriStar, an investment firm focused on commercial real estate and mission-based affordable housing funds.
  • "Through the alliance, Zimmerman and TriStar will build and operate affordable housing communities that offer innovative wraparound services focusing on the education, social and emotional wellbeing of its residents," says Bob Davidson, COO, Zimmerman Properties .
  • The development consists of two affordable housing communities: the Villas at Mt Zion, a 96-unit senior, independent living community (age 55+), and the Flats at Mt Zion, a 210-unit multi-family community targeting families with children who attend Mt.