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Hilton Garden Inn Columbus Edinburgh's Linda Meek receives 2022 Hoosier Hospitality Award

EDINBURGH, IN - Lt. Governor Suzanne Crouch and the Indiana Destination Development Corporation (IDDC) announced the Hoosier Hospitality Award winners Thursday. Nominations for Hoosier Hospitality Awards are submitted by community members and destination patrons and are reviewed and selected by IDDC. Outstanding service is a significant factor in determining whether a person returns to an individual business or destination.
 
Linda Meek, Hilton Garden Inn Columbus/Edinburgh’s Banquet Captain, was one of 16 recipients of the 2022 Lieutenant Governor’s Hoosier Hospitality Award. Sprague Hotel Developers’ President and CEO Janeen Sprague expressed her gratitude for the award winner. “I am so proud to have Linda on our team,” Sprague said, “It means a lot to our company that Linda has earned this award and is recognized for her excellent hospitality she gives to our guests.”

Linda Meek started as banquet manager at the Hilton Garden Inn Columbus/Edinburgh in 2018.  “She has been in the hospitality industry for over 30 years and is a pivotal reason why our Hilton Garden Inn has been ranked as the #1 Hilton Garden Inn in the state of Indiana. Employees like Linda are an asset to any business, and we are lucky to have her,” said Hilton Garden Inn General Manager, Daniel Arnold.

“Linda is often behind the scenes, the hidden gem of our hospitality efforts at Hilton Garden Inn,” said Arnold. “Linda is never concerned about individual credit, and she regularly dedicates countless hours, often after regular office hours, helping at the hotel, helping the staff at the Garden Grille & Bar restaurant, and looking for creative ways to make events at our hotel memorable for guests. She has been a blessing to our hotel.” 

“These award winners represent the best of our state from the Leisure and Hospitality Industry,” said IDDC Secretary and CEO Elaine Bedel. “These individuals dedicate their time and service to showcase to visitors and their communities what a great place Indiana is to work, live and visit.”
 
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Sprague Hotel Developers Has Strong Showing at Hoosier Hospitality Awards

INDIANAPOLIS (Nov. 5, 2021) – Lt. Governor Suzanne Crouch and the Indiana Destination Development Corporation (IDDC) announced the Hoosier Hospitality Award winners today. Nominations for Hoosier Hospitality Awards are submitted by community members and destination patrons and are reviewed and selected by IDDC. Outstanding service is a significant factor in determining whether a person returns to an individual business or destination.

Sprague Hotel Developers had five recipients out of the 16 winners for the 2021 Lieutenant Governor’s Hoosier Hospitality Award. Sprague Hotel Developers’ President and CEO Janeen Sprague expressed her gratitude for the award winners and the strong showing of the company team members overall.
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Pair of Seymour hotels receive awards - The Tribune

October 13, 2020 - Two Seymour hotels recently were presented awards. Hampton Inn Seymour was recognized by Hilton for being awarded the 2019 Conrad Achievement Award, while Holiday Inn Express and Suites Seymour received the InterContinental Hotels Group 2019 Torchbearer Award.
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Hampton Inn & Suites Franklin Indianapolis Opens

FRANKLIN, Ind. – June 29, 2020 –  Hilton's (NYSE: HLT) Hampton by Hilton, the global upper-midscale brand known for its commitment to providing unmatched guest service, today announced the opening of its newest property, the Hampton Inn & Suites Franklin Indianapolis in Franklin, Indiana. Developed, owned and operated by Franklin College alumnus Janeen M. Sprague and Sprague Hotel Developers, the Hampton Inn & Suites Franklin Indianapolis features 92 modern and spacious rooms and offers travelers high-quality, value-added amenities.
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Residence Inn By Marriott Indianapolis South/Greenwood Opens With The Brand's New Design

INDIANAPOLIS  (July 8, 2019) Sprague Hotel Developers announces the opening of the 94-suite Residence Inn by Marriott Indianapolis South/Greenwood, Indiana bringing all-suite, upscale extended-stay lodging to Indianapolis’s southside.  Located at 5250 Noggle Way near I-65 and County Line Road, the all-suite Residence Inn Indianapolis South/Greenwood will operate as a Marriott franchise, owned and managed by Sprague Hotel Developers of Columbus, Indiana. 
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Holiday Inn Express & Suites Columbus/Edinburgh wins IHG® 2018 Torchbearer Award

ATLANTA (June 4, 2019) – The Holiday Inn Express & Suites Columbus/Edinburgh, Indiana received the IHG® (InterContinental Hotels Group) 2018 Torchbearer Award, the company's most prestigious award.
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Local Business Owner Janeen M. Sprague And Sprague Hotels Continues Longtime Family Tradition In Racing At The Indianapolis Motor Speedway.

COLUMBUS, IN (May 23, 2019) --- Sprague Hotel Developers is proud to partner with Jonathan Byrd’s Racing to sponsor the number 33 car of Australian driver James Davison.  For Sprague Hotels CEO Janeen Sprague, this year’s Indianapolis 500 is a truly a family occasion. 
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More Life for Franklin Gateway - The Daily Journal

A key piece of the Franklin gateway will undergo a dramatic transformation in the coming year as a new hotel is built, a liquor store is demolished and new restaurants and shops are built. City officials marked the start of construction of a new $13.6 million Hampton Inn & Suites Hotel off Paris Drive, behind Burger King, at the King Street exit off Interstate 65 on Tuesday. The project has been years in the making and will include as many as seven developments, including restaurants and shops
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Home2 Suites by Hilton Indianapolis South Greenwood Opens

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. and MCLEAN, Va.(November 29, 2017) - Home2 Suites by Hilton, part of Hilton's (NYSE: HLT) All Suites portfolio, announced today its newest property, Home2 Suites by Hilton Indianapolis South Greenwood, bringing the brand one step closer to its 200th property milestone. Designed for travelers who want to maintain their normal routine, the hotel features 106 suites and a range of value, tech-focused and eco-conscious amenities. Home2 Suites by Hilton Indianapolis South Greenwood caters to the 27 million visitors traveling to the area annually*.   
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Hampton Inn Seymour Wins 2016 Hilton Lighthouse Award

SEYMOUR, INDIANA (Grassroots Newswire) (April 3, 2017) - Hampton by Hilton, Hilton’s global mid-price brand of more than 2,200 hotels, has recognized Hampton Inn Seymour with a Lighthouse Award. The award signifies the hotel as one of the top performing properties within the brand. It is presented to hotels that have excelled in service and growing customer loyalty.
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Holiday Inn Express & Suites Seymour wins IHG® 2016 Torchbearer Award

ATLANTA (January 16, 2017) – The Holiday Inn Express & Suites Seymour, Indiana received the IHG® (InterContinental Hotels Group) 2016 Torchbearer Award, the company's most prestigious award.
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Holiday Inn Express & Suites Columbus/Edinburgh wins IHG® 2016 Torchbearer Award

ATLANTA (January 16, 2016) – The Holiday Inn Express & Suites Columbus/Edinburgh, Indiana received the IHG® (InterContinental Hotels Group) 2016 Torchbearer Award, the company's most prestigious award.
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IHG Announces New Holiday Inn Express & Suites Indianapolis NE - Noblesville Hotel

NOBLESVILLE, INDIANA (November 30, 2016) – InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG), one of the world’s leading hotel companies, announces the opening of the new-build 123 room Holiday Inn Express & Suites® hotel in Noblesville, Indiana at I-69 Exit 210 in the Saxony Corporate Campus.

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