Hogan Hospitality Group acquires Marin Management

The Royal Lahaina hotel in Hawaii. Photo credit: Hogan Hospitality Group

Hogan Hospitality Group, a hotel-management company with flagship properties in the state of Hawaii, obtained a majority interest in Marin Management, a California-based hospitality group managing properties in California, Arizona and Texas. With the acquisition, HHG adds 17 hotels, restaurants and spas to its portfolio, with the majority of properties located in California.

John Manderfeld, founder and president of Marin Management, will remain president following the acquisition. HHG will work closely with MMI leadership to continue providing exceptional support and management to hotel owners, while developing strategies for growth into new markets.

“As a family-owned and operated business, we’re grateful to strike this partnership with another family business that shares many of the same values, such as delivering greater growth and greater return on investment for hotel owners,” Manderfeld said in a statement. “Hogan Hospitality Group has a long track record of success in Hawaii, a market driven by hospitality, and we are excited to gain their support and resources while working toward new growth opportunities together.”

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“Marin Management has built an excellent reputation and strong relationships with hotel owners and partners over the years,” Gary Hogan, CEO of Hogan Hospitality Group, said in a statement. “We look forward to working with MMI’s clients to provide outstanding operations, marketing and management expertise and bringing an owner-centric approach to hotel management.”

Hogan Hospitality Group is a hotel-management company with a growing portfolio of properties. Its flagship business in Hawaii, Hawaiian Hotels and Resorts, manages more than 1,200 rooms on Kauai, Maui and Hawaii Island.

Marin Management, headquartered in Sausalito, Calif., is a full-service hotel-management company. The company provides a variety of management, consulting, sales-support, acquisition and development services for the lodging and restaurant industries. Marin Management currently operates hotels throughout California, Arizona and Texas and is expanding into other states. The company operates full-service and limited-service hotels affiliated with 14 brands of major international franchisors and other franchisors. The company also operates unique independent hotels, such as the Bay Landing Hotel, San Francisco International Airport.