DALLAS (Sept. 12, 2014) — Aimbridge Hospitality announces it has been awarded the management contract for the new Sheraton McKinney Hotel scheduled to open Feb. 17, 2015.

The $38 million project represents McKinney’s first upscale, full-service hotel and features 187 guest rooms, 10 suites and will have 20,000 square feet of meeting space with a 7,630-square-foot ballroom.

Conveniently located at the northeast corner of U.S. Highway 75 and State Highway 121, the property offers convenient access to the Ball Fields at Craig Ranch, Southfork Ranch, Collin College, the Medical Center of McKinney and Raytheon SAS, in addition to many restaurants, shops and attractions. Complimentary transportation will be provided within the local area.

“This management contract marks the sixth Sheraton property managed by Aimbridge Hospitality,” said Dave Johnson, President and CEO of Aimbridge Hospitality. “Sheraton is a great partner, and we have assembled a dynamite management team for this property. McKinney’s growth is astounding and we anticipate blockbuster occupancy rates from opening day forward. It’s a great addition to our portfolio.”

The Sheraton McKinney Hotel Management Team includes: Ryan Miyamoto, General Manager; Johnny A. Martinez, Director of Sales and Marketing; and Taylor Lasiter, Sales Manager. The Hotel is located at 1900 Gateway Blvd., McKinney, TX 75070.

For more information, please visit www.sheratonmckinney.com or www.aimbridgehospitality.com.


About Aimbridge Hospitality

Aimbridge Hospitality is the nations’ second largest independent hotel investment and management firm with a proven track record for delivering superior returns for its strategic partners in a variety of markets and economic cycles. Aimbridge provides management, asset management, development, renovation and consulting services. Based in Dallas, Texas and with development offices in Chicago, Dallas and Puerto Rico, Aimbridge currently owns and/or manages over 200 upscale, independent and branded hotels with nearly 27,000 rooms across the United States and the Caribbean, including such affiliations as Marriott, Hilton, Embassy Suites, Doubletree, Hilton Garden Inn, Hampton Inn & Suites, Aloft, Hyatt, Wyndham, Choice Hotels and the Phoenix Inn Suites chain of hotels. For more information on Aimbridge Hospitality, please visit aimbridgehospitality.com