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JRE Partners has selected Davidson Hospitality to manage the 297-key 21c Museum Hotel in Chicago

JRE Partners Taps Davidson Hospitality to Manage 21c Museum Hotel Chicago

 Davidson Hospitality Group has been selected by JRE Partners to operate 21c Museum Hotel Chicago under its lifestyle operating vertical, Pivot. Located near the Magnificent Mile  in Chicago’s River North neighborhood, 21c Museum Hotel Chicago is a multi-venue museum and 297-key boutique hotel. 

“This marks the first of hopefully many more fruitful endeavors with JRE Partners.,” said Davidson Hospitality Group CEO and president Thom Geshay. “We look forward to delivering upon our promise to create exceptional value, infuse heart, and deliver industry-leading services to our team members and guests.” 

Added Mike Tompkins, director, JRE Partners, “It was important for us to identify a management company with a deep-rooted passion for continuous innovation that caters to today’s independent traveler, and Pivot offers just that. Through our partnership, our goal is to bolster 21c Museum Hotel Chicago as a multi-venue destination for consumers of global culture and elevate the already standout programming and exhibitions.” 


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