ATLANTA, GA, January 26, 2009—Hospitality Ventures, LLC, a privately owned hotel ownership and management firm headquartered in Atlanta, today announced that it has completed a $12.1 million renovation of the Embassy Suites Dallas Park Central, located at 13131 North Central Expressway in Dallas, TX. The 279-suite property was acquired in mid-2007 by a joint venture between RockBridge Partners (an affiliate of RockBridge Capital, LLC) and Hospitality Ventures.
The Embassy Suites Dallas Park Central underwent a top-to-bottom upgrade of all guest suites and public spaces that included the addition of 5,000 square feet of new meeting space. A highlight of the project is an all-new design model for Embassy Suites atriums that provides numerous options for dining, work, and leisure activities for the modern traveler. The completely redesigned, eight-story atrium features a communal-space design concept with fresh, contemporary color scheme, two-story water feature with dramatic lighting, music, U-shaped, high-top communal table, and clusters of living room-type areas with sofas, chairs, and tables for comfortable lap-top computer work or quiet conversation. TV monitors viewable from anywhere in the atrium and a new open-space, casual restaurant (Riparian Grille) also are featured in the new atrium. A focal point of the atrium is an all-new, ultra-modern bar featuring a cascading waterfall, vibrant
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