Lifestyle Hospitality Development Trends: A Conversation on the Chicago Hotel Market with John W. Rutledge

June 6, 2019
Written by: Tammy Kelly, Senior Vice President, Redwood Capital Group, LLC
CREW Chicago May 29, 2019 Luncheon – Lifestyle Hospitality Development Trends: A Conversation on the Chicago Hotel Market with John W. Rutledge

At the May luncheon, held at The East Bank Club, CREW Chicago hosted a one-on-one chat featuring Chicago’s leading hotel developer, John Rutledge Founder, President and CEO of Oxford Capital Group, LLC facilitated by Sophie Bidek, Partner with Hartshorne Plunkard Architecture (“HPA”). Together, they discussed the overall lifestyle hotel development trends, Chicago’s hospitality market, and delve into detail around the recently opened Hotel Essex and Essex on the Park luxury apartment building on South Michigan Avenue, where Oxford was the developer and HPA was the architect. The event concluded with Q&A from the audience.