Midas Hospitality Opens Marriott-Branded Hotel in South Charlotte

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Midas Hospitality has opened its third Residence Inn by Marriott hotel in Charlotte. The four-story, 119-room The Residence Inn Charlotte Steele Creek is located at 5110 Trojan Drive, about 10 miles south of downtown Charlotte and seven miles south of Charlotte Douglas International Airport. The 82,000-square-foot hotel offers studio, one- and two-bedroom suites. Henry Schmidlin and Sue Wing of Midas will serve as general manager and director of sales, respectively. Midas’ sister company, MC Hotel Construction, served as the general contractor.

Midas Hospitality Names Linda Eigelberger VP, Sales & Revenue Management

Linda Eigelberger brings 30 years of hospitality experience to the position.

Linda Eigelberger has joined the Midas leadership team as Vice President of Sales and Revenue Management. She will drive revenue across all managed hotel properties, guiding with long-term planning, day-to-day sales operations leadership, and talent development. Eigelberger will spearhead strategic initiatives that make Midas Hospitality hotels a preferred partner to customers. With 30 years of hospitality experience, she possesses an excellent track record in the industry.

Midas Hospitality Receives Prestigious Awards from Marriott International

Marriott International recently honored Midas Hospitality – a premier hotel development, management and investment firm – with the distinguished Partnership Circle Award, which is the highest honor that Marriott presents for hospitality excellence.

In addition to the Partnership Circle Award, Midas also received the Guest Satisfaction Excellence Award for Marriott’s Residence Inn brand.  Marriott only presents one award per hotel brand, and Midas’ Residence Inn portfolio – which includes two hotels in Charlotte, N.C. and two in St. Louis, Mo. – was selected as the top ranked group in the country.

The Partnership Circle Award honors companies that live by Marriott’s vision, share a mutual long-term commitment, fully embrace Marriott’s brand initiatives, focus on employees to create a well-managed and engaged workforce, invest in hotel product, and provide outstanding customer service. According to Marriott, being awarded the Partnership Circle Award is a testament to Midas’ dedication to its guests, associates and to upholding the distinguished values that were created by J.W. Marriott many years ago.

“The Partnership Circle Award represents all that we as an organization strive to achieve in terms of excellent customer service and brand distinction,” said David Robert, Midas Hospitality’s CEO and Managing Member.  “We graciously accept this recognition on behalf of our entire team, which is truly responsible for the award and all that it represents to us.”  Robert added that the Residence Inn award “is yet another win for our company and our continuous quest to guarantee the finest experience at each and every property we manage.”

Photo Above: Pictured from left to right are Midas Hospitality’s CEO and Managing Member David Robert and VP Development and Construction Chris Shinkle.

Founded in 2006, Midas Hospitality specializes in the development, management and investment of award-winning hotel properties across the U.S.  The firm focuses on select-service and extended-stay experiences for global brands including Hilton, Marriott, and IHG.  Midas’ headquarters are located at 1804 Borman Circle Dr. in Maryland Heights, Mo.  For more information, call (314) 692-0100 or visit http://www.midashospitality.com.

Midas Capital hires Director of Investor Relations

ST. LOUIS, MO. – Midas Capital, an investment company specializing in hotel acquisition and development, recently hired Laura Robbins as Director of Investor Relations. Robbins will be responsible for establishing potential investor opportunities, as well as strengthening existing client relationships. She will assist with raising capital, manage investor events, oversee communication strategies, and supervise marketing and research efforts.

Prior to joining Midas Capital, Robbins served as Chief Development Officer at a non-profit social services organization. She has more than 10 years of director and development experience in various financial, hospitality, entertainment, and non-profit industries.

Robbins is currently earning her Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree from the Olin Business School at Washington University in St. Louis, Mo. She has a Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA) degree in Independent Theater Studies from the Boston University School for the Arts in Boston, Mass.

“Laura brings a wide array of fundraising and relationship management skills to our company,” said Midas Capital’s Managing Member and Co-Founder J.T. Norville. “She is a strategic individual who will lead our efforts in the investment community while upholding our high standards of excellence.”