Makeover marches on at once-posh Gulfport, Mississippi hotel

An eye sore in downtown Gulfport has become a sight for sore eyes. After sitting for years in a dilapidated state, the former Markham Hotel no longer looks its age. Read the WLOX-TV story here

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Coronavirus delays hotel project in Berea, Ohio

A proposed development project anchored by a new extended-stay hotel in Berea’s north end has stalled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Read the Cleveland online story here

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WR 2021 Dates and WR 2020 Coverage

 

 

 

2nd Virtual Women's Retreat 2021 will be held April 29th & 30th, 2021 via zoom.

 

 

First Virtual WR 2021 was held held February 25th & 26th, 2021 via Zoom.

 

 

1st Virtual WR 2021 was held February 25th & 26th 1 PM - 3 PM each day via Zoom.

1st Virtual Women's Retreat Editorial Coverage

End -Users Brands: GNC, Removery LLC, Interserv Hospitality, Samjen Residential & Commercial Realty and  Sabre Real Estate Advisors

Vendor Sponsors: Springwise Facility Management, Jones Sign, National Terrazzo & Mosaic Association

 

 

 

 

 

WR 2020 Editorial Coverage

 

The Women's Retreat 2020 was held Virtually on the web August 27th & 28th via Zoom.

 

End User Participants: Barry's, Cedar Realty Trust, Choctaw Shopping Center Enterprise, Irvine Co., Lovepop Cards, Mark's/SportChek, Seed to Flower, Subway EPA

 

Vendor Sponsors: Branded GroupInspectedJencen ArchitectureState Permits, Inc

 

The 2019 Women's Retreat was held at The Embassy Suites Hotel in downtown Louisville, KY on August 1-4th, 2019.

WR 2019 1st Half Editorial Coverage    WR 2019 2nd Half Editorial Coverage

WR 2018 Videos: Thursday Night Dinner, Friday Morning Breakfast, Churchill Downs Tour, Friday Lunch, Round Table, Friday Night Dinner, Saturday Breakfast,                                                 One-On-One Meetings, Thursday Night Band

WR 2019 End User Attendees & Testimonials: A.C. Moore, Campus Realty Advisors; Choctaw Shopping Center Enterprises, Goodwin Commercial, Lead Up For Women, MarketSmartMaverik, Inc, Party City, Rise High Now Society, Shoe Sensation, Yum!

WR 2019 Vendor Sponsors & Video Testimonials: Connect Source Consulting Group, Hunter Building Corp, Identicom Sign Solutions, Laticrete International, Nvironment Design, Prime Retail Services, Retail Maintenance Specialists, Storefloors

The 2019 Women’s Retreat editorial coverage in CCR Sept/Oct & CCR Nov/Dec 2019 Issues.

To be an end-user attendee or sponsor, please contact David Corson at 678.765.6550 or    e-mail at davidc@ccr-mag.com.

WR 2012 Hi-Lights
WR 2013 Hi-Lights
WR 2014 Hi-Lights
WR 2015 Hi-Lights
WR 2016 Hi-Lights
WR 2017 Hi-Lights
WR 2018 Hi-Lights

Past Retreat Participants:
Ameristar Casinos, Concord Hospitality Enterprises, Corporex Select Service Hotels, Darden Restaurants, Davidson Hotels, The Dow Hotel Company, Gencom Group, Global Hyatt, Globiwest Hospitality Group, Heart of America Group, Hilton Hotels, Host Hotels & Resorts, Innkeepers USA, InterContinental Hotels Group, Interstate Hotels & Resorts, JHM Hotels, The Kor Group, K Partners Hospitality Group, Loews Hotels, Marriott International, Marshall Hotels and Resorts, Noble Investment Group, The Pomeroy Group, The Procaccianti Group, Red Roof Inn, Rosewood Hotels & Resorts, Sol Casinos, The Hotel Group, White Lodging, Wyndham Vacation Ownership , A.C. Moore Arts & Crafts, AMF Bowling, Ann Taylor, AutoZone, Badcock Furniture Home Furniture, Barnes & Noble Booksellers, Bebe Stores, Belk, BCBG, Cato, Chico’s, Payless ShoeSource/Collective Brands, Crate & Barrel, DSW, Finish Line, Fresh & Easy Neighborhood Market, Guess? Inc., Guitar Center, The Home Depot J.C. Penney, Jos. A. Bank Clothiers, Kohl’s, Limited Brands, Liz Claiborne, Luxottica Retail, Marc Ecko Enterprises, Marie Callender’s, OfficeMax, Rite Aid, Sheetz, Shoe Carnival, Spencer Gifts, Target, Thorntons, Tractor Supply, True Religion Brand Jeans, U.S. Cellular, Urban Brands, Wegmans, The Yankee Candle Company, Yum! Brands, 7-Eleven, Au Bon Pain, Chick-fil-A, Brinker International, Damon’s Grill/Max & Erma’s, Denny’s, Dickey’s Barbecue Restaurants, Dunkin’ Brands, Einstein Noah Restaurant Group, Famous Dave’s of America, Panera Bread, Red Robin, Sonic America’s Drive-In, Ted’s Montana Grill, Church’s Chicken, Zale Corp, Water Works, Retail Design Institute, Grand Hinckley Casino, Gentiva Health Systems, Gaylord Hotels, Papa Ginos, Vision Hospitality Group, Amscot Financial, Bob’s Stores, Converse, Desert Diamond Casinos, Fast Fix Jewelry & Watch Repair, Liberty Group, Rollingstone Restaurants & Lounge, Spartan Stores, Stuart Weiztman, Total Wine & More, Tourneau, Wyndam Hotels, AT&T, Brown Shoe Company, Dollar General, FedEx Office, The Multnomah Athletic Club, Starwood Hotel, Tuesday Morning, Academy Sports & Outdoors, Chipotle, Family Dollar, GNP Development, Heidi’s Brooklyn Deli, Naple’s Franchising, Office Depot, Pizza Studio, Smashburger, The Little Gym, LLC, Amtrak, Subway, Subway, Wawa Inc, Chico’s, Health First, J.Crew, Fun Brands LLC, US Cellular, Whataburger Restaurants, Campus Crest, Cici’s Pizza, Grifols Plasma Centers, Sports Authority, Ann Taylor, Bank of of America, Einstein Noah Restaurant Group, Francesca’s, Steak `n Shake Enterprises, Inc., Under Armour, Whitestone REIT, Whole Foods, American Signature Furniture, Broad Street, Cedar Lake Cellars, The Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County, Hilliker Corporation, LA Dodgers, Level Office, Shop Talk 360,Value City Furniture/American Signature Furniture, Continental Realty, Crestpoint Companies, IHG, Lee Health, ShopCore Properties, Spence Diamonds, Topco, Tuesday Morning, Ulta, Woodforest National Bank, TJM Consultants, RPM Pizza/Dominos, Atlanta Housing Authority, Aaron’s Inc, Allied Partners, Barteca Restaurant Group, Buffalove Development, Five Below, Forever 21, GameStop, Loro Piana, Orscheln Farm & Home

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CR 2021 Dates and CR 2020 Coverage

 

2nd Virtual Men's Commercial Retreat will be held June 3rd & 4th, 2021 via Zoom.

 

First Virtual Commercial Men's Retreat 2021  was be held via Zoom on April 8th & 9th.

End User Brands:

Scooter's Coffee, Swade Cannbis/Be Leaf Co, JLL, Clarks USA, PLS Financial, Samjen Residential & Commercial Realty

Vendor Sponsor:

Phillips Sign

 

 

 

The 2020 Commercial Retreat was held Virtually September 24th & 25th on Zoom.

 

 

 

 

CR 2020 Editorial Coverage

End User Participants: Atticus Franchise GroupBurger King, Cushman & Wakefield, Philly Pretzel Factory, Starbucks

Vendor Participants: CDO Group, Identicom Sign Solutions, Inspected, Kingsmen USA

The 2019 Commercial Retreat was held in Memphis, TN September 26th-29th, 2019 at The Hue Hotel downtown Memphis, home of Elvis & Graceland.

CR 2019 1st Half Coverage

CR 2019 2nd Half Coverage

CR 2019 Videos: Thursday Night Dinner, Friday Morning Breakfast, Graceland Tour, Friday Lunch, Round Table Discussion, Bourbon Tasting, Friday Night Dinner, BB Kings, Saturday Breakfast, One-On-One Meetings

CR 2019 End User Attendees:

Cedar Realty Trust, Cole Haan, Converge Consulting, Downtown Memphis Commission, John Varvatos, Legacy Capital Investment, Quest Workspaces, Skechers, Toro Real Estate Partners, Universal Commercial

CR 2019 Vendor Sponsors: Asa Carlton, CDO Group, FacilityRx Services, FloorMax USA, Kingsmen, Prime Retail Services, Quality Equipment Management, Signage Solutions, The Beam Team, Testimonial #1, Testimonial #2

The 2019 Commercial Retreat editorial coverage in the CCR Nov/Dec 2019 & CCR Jan/Feb 2020 issues.

To be an end-user attendee or sponsor, please contact David Corson at 678.765.6550 or e-mail at davidc@ccr-mag.com.

CR 2014 & 2013 Hi-Lights
CR 2015 Hi-Lights
CR 2016 Hi-Lights
CR 2017 Hi-Lights
CR 2018 Hi-Lights

Past Retreat Participants:
Ameristar Casinos, Concord Hospitality Enterprises, Corporex Select Service Hotels, Darden Restaurants, Davidson Hotels, The Dow Hotel Company, Gencom Group, Global Hyatt, Globiwest Hospitality Group, Heart of America Group, Hilton Hotels, Host Hotels & Resorts, Innkeepers USA, InterContinental Hotels Group, Interstate Hotels & Resorts, JHM Hotels, The Kor Group, K Partners Hospitality Group, Loews Hotels, Marriott International, Marshall Hotels and Resorts, Noble Investment Group, The Pomeroy Group, The Procaccianti Group, Red Roof Inn, Rosewood Hotels & Resorts, Sol Casinos, The Hotel Group, White Lodging, Wyndham Vacation Ownership , A.C. Moore Arts & Crafts, AMF Bowling, Ann Taylor, AutoZone, Badcock Furniture Home Furniture, Barnes & Noble Booksellers, Bebe Stores, Belk, BCBG, Cato, Chico’s, Payless ShoeSource/Collective Brands, Crate & Barrel, DSW, Finish Line, Fresh & Easy Neighborhood Market, Guess? Inc., Guitar Center, The Home Depot J.C. Penney, Jos. A. Bank Clothiers, Kohl’s, Limited Brands, Liz Claiborne, Luxottica Retail, Marc Ecko Enterprises, Marie Callender’s, OfficeMax, Rite Aid, Sheetz, Shoe Carnival, Spencer Gifts, Target, Thorntons, Tractor Supply, True Religion Brand Jeans, U.S. Cellular, Urban Brands, Wegmans, The Yankee Candle Company, Yum! Brands, 7-Eleven, Au Bon Pain, Chick-fil-A, Brinker International, Damon’s Grill/Max & Erma’s, Denny’s, Dickey’s Barbecue Restaurants, Dunkin’ Brands, Einstein Noah Restaurant Group, Famous Dave’s of America, Panera Bread, Red Robin, Sonic America’s Drive-In, Ted’s Montana Grill, Church’s Chicken, Zale Corp, Water Works, Retail Design Institute, Grand Hinckley Casino, Gentiva Health Systems, Gaylord Hotels, Papa Ginos, Vision Hospitality Group, Amscot Financial, Bob’s Stores, Converse, Desert Diamond Casinos, Fast Fix Jewelry & Watch Repair, Liberty Group, Rollingstone Restaurants & Lounge, Spartan Stores, Stuart Weiztman, Total Wine & More, Tourneau, Wyndam Hotels, AT&T, Brown Shoe Company, Dollar General, FedEx Office, The Multnomah Athletic Club, Starwood Hotel, Tuesday Morning, Academy Sports & Outdoors, Chipotle, Family Dollar, GNP Development, Heidi’s Brooklyn Deli, Naple’s Franchising, Office Depot, Pizza Studio, Smashburger, The Little Gym, LLC, Amtrak, Subway, Subway, Wawa Inc, Chico’s, Health First, J.Crew, Fun Brands LLC, US Cellular, Whataburger Restaurants, Campus Crest, Cici’s Pizza, Grifols Plasma Centers, Sports Authority, Ann Taylor, Bank of of America, Einstein Noah Restaurant Group, Francesca’s, Steak `n Shake Enterprises, Inc., Under Armour, Whitestone REIT, Whole Foods, American Signature Furniture, Broad Street, Cedar Lake Cellars, The Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County, Hilliker Corporation, LA Dodgers, Level Office, Shop Talk 360,Value City Furniture/American Signature Furniture, Continental Realty, Crestpoint Companies, IHG, Lee Health, ShopCore Properties, Spence Diamonds, Topco, Tuesday Morning, Ulta, Woodforest National Bank, TJM Consultants, RPM Pizza/Dominos, Atlanta Housing Authority, Aaron’s Inc, Allied Partners, Barteca Restaurant Group, Buffalove Development, Five Below, Forever 21, GameStop, Loro Piana, Orscheln Farm & Home.

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Worcester, Mass. clears way for Amazon distribution center

Planning officials in Worcester, Massachusetts have approved Amazon's plans to demolish and redevelop a mall into a "last-mile" distribution center that could come online as early as late 2022. Some residents say Amazon could have gone to greater lengths to ensure the building's sustainability, but project consultant VHB contends the new structure will have a smaller footprint than the current mall. Read the Telegram & Gazette story here

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Here’s to a better, more prosperous 2021

From our family to yours, Happy New Year from Commercial Construction & Renovation. Let's pray for bigger and better things, good health and a step toward the return to normalcy.

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Historic Nebraska hotel offers glimpse of renovations

The Hotel Pawnee’s open house flooded with people as the community checked out the progress on the revitalization of this historic building. Owner Jay Mitchell says his goal is to bring life back into the building and bring it back to what it once was. Read the KNOP-TV story here

 

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2nd resort might join casino on outskirts of Las Vegas

In 2009, Anthony Marnell III opened the M Resort in the Henderson desert, bringing a stylish hotel to the outer edge of the valley as the economy crashed around him. Read the Las Vegas Review-Journal story here

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Plans move ahead to turn North Carolina textile mill into hotel

Plans have been unveiled for a proposed new hotel in downtown Mount Airy which would be developed by a local entity and possibly connected to the Marriott brand. Read The Mount Airy News story here

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Former bank in New Jersey eyed for hotel, restaurant

Roughly a year after a former bank property in Downtown Jersey City was sold for more than $5 million, the company that bought the premises has revealed what it intends to bring to the site. Read the Jersey Digs story here

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