HTA Welcomes New Members

Corporate Partners

Clarke Allen Events- Clarke Allen Events is a full-service event design and production company offering experiential event design, planning, and production services. With over two decades of creating immersive experiences we are renowned for creating a higher level of engagement that will stimulate your senses and reflect your brands and personality and style

Panorama Development LLC- 6101 Carnegie Blvd. STE 103, Charlotte, NC 28209. Panorama Development specializes in commercial real estate development. The company currently has a project pipeline that totals over 3 million square feet in the Greater Charlotte area, with asset classes spanning over conventional multifamily development, office space, and hotels. Please contact Jane Wu @ 828-490-4420 and visit www.panorama-holdings.com

REDLEE/SCS INC.- 8325 Arrowridge Blvd., Charlotte, NC 28273. REDLEE/SCS has been dedicated to commercial janitorial cleaning since 1982. Our commitment is to provide a clean, healthy environment to work in and help enhance the value and appearance of our clients’ spaces. We’re not afraid to roll up our sleeves and get to work. It’s what we do best. Please visit www.redleescs.com or call Chad Runion @ 704-329-7311

Rofa Investments, LLC- 1800 Camden Rd, Suite 107-224, Charlotte, NC 28203. Rofa Investments, LLC is a Real Estate investment firm who focuses on real estate developments in the areas of Hotels, multi-family apartment buildings and mixed use. Please contact Ed Roper @ 704-258-1531 for more information.

Corporate Sponsors

BRANSTORM PR- 112 South Tryon St. Suite 1400, Charlotte, NC 28284. Founded in 2006 by Colleen Brannan, BRANSTORM PR is a creative communications company known for inspired thinking, smart solutions, no nonsense advice and measurable results. Our retainer clients range from restaurants and real estate developers to universities and professional service firms. Please contact Colleen @ 704-378-0123 and visit www.branstorm.com

Camel City Poster Productions- 326 Newsome Road, King, NC 27041. Camel City Posters is a large format print company specializing in printing advertising BIG and small. We print billboards, stadium signage, field wraps, custom construction fencing, and every type of political signage, special event signage, and Much More! In addition to our printing we also offer our Full-Service Graphic Design Studio to our clients at no additional charge. We look forward to partnering up with the Greater Charlotte HTA! Please contact Vincent J. Pannutti @ 800-828-3226 and visit www.camelcityposters.com.

Cleveland Construction - 14825 Ballantyne Village Way, Suite A275, Charlotte, NC 28277. Cleveland Construction specializes in general contracting, construction management, design build and self-performing interior trades services. Charlotte Projects: Carolina Theatre & Intercontinental Hotel, City Park Aloft Hotel, AC Hotel and Residence Inn Charlotte Center City and SKYE Condominiums & Hyatt Place Hotel. Please contact Erin Ondercin @ 980-859-0224 and visit www.clevelandconstruction.com for more information.

HP Hotels- 11800 Amberpark Dr. Suite 250, Alpharetta, GA 30009. HP Hotels is a third-party management group with a portfolio of more than 40 hotels in 17 states comprised of Hilton, Marriott, InterContinental, Choice, and Independent full-service, lifestyle and select-service hotels. With significant expertise in operations, asset management and profitability, HP has earned preferred hotel management company status with name brand hotel chains while ranking among the Top 50 largest Hotel Management Companies in the United States. Please contact Stephanie Atkisson @ 704-507-8050 and visit www.hp-hotels.com

Kimpton Tryon Park Hotel- 303 S Church Street, Charlotte, NC 28202. At Kimpton Tryon Park Hotel, we’ve taken a decidedly different approach to Southern traditions. As gracious hosts in an evolving city, we invite you to take part in the culture of the New South in Uptown Charlotte, where the buzzing energy blends with our unique style of hospitality. For more information, contact Robert Hannigan @ 704-445-2626 or visit www.tryonparkhotel.com

SouthEnd Dentistry – 1520 South Blvd. Ste 110, Charlotte, NC 28203. SouthEnd Dentistry is Charlotte’s premier general and cosmetic dental practice conveniently located minutes from Uptown Charlotte. Dr. Bradford L. Picot has been names one of the top 40 under 40 US Dentists by national magazine. He has also been voted as a top dentist in Charlotte every year since 2010. SouthEnd Dentistry is known for offering the latest in dental technology and offers a variety of services which include same day crowns, digital impressions and scanning for Invisalign and braces, veneers, implants, general cleaning and oral surgery to name a few. Appointments can be conveniently made online at www.southendsmiles.com. Please call Dr. Bradford Picot @ 704-335-8266 for more information.

Spangler Restoration - Spangler Restoration assists clients in the Charlotte, Raleigh, Boone and Hickory areas of North Carolina with emergency, reconstruction, and insurance restoration services. They assist commercial, institutional and industrial clients as well as residential in the wake of water, fire, mold, contents, and storm related damages. They are 2017 ranked #608 INC5000. For more information, contact Sabrena Fernandez @ 704-718-0585 or visit www.callspangler.com

Split Second Sound- 220 Westinghouse Blvd. Suite 404. Charlotte, NC 28273. Split Second Sound provides MC/DJs in and around Charlotte NC for weddings, corporate, private events, and Bar/Bat Mitzvahs. With over 30 years in the wedding and event industry, Split Second Sound is a brand of entertainment with our trained and experienced multicultural staff of over 40 exclusive MC/DJs and party motivators. Please contact Vinny Esposito @ 704-907-9507 and visit www.splitsecondsound.com

Swinerton – 2550 W. Tyvola Road, Suite 460, Charlotte, NC 28217. Delivering project excellence and peace of mind for our clients is the focus of Swinerton. Since our inception in 1888, Swinerton remains a forward-thinking company operating on accountability and integrity. Headquartered in San Francisco with 16 regional offices across the United States, our ability to respond to each project challenge, regardless of size, location or complexity, is a hallmark of delivering success to our clients. Our clients enjoy the convenience of a local team combined with the stability of a $3.7 billion national company. Please contact Jared Hoeflich @ 704-797-7256 and visit www.swinerton.com for more information.

TopShelf Experience - 744 Chatham Road, Winston Salem, NC 27101. TopShelf Experience creates once in a lifetime experience around the world. We provide turn key concierge service, with a proven and reliable access to events and tickets. We can also customize your accommodations and travel and provide on-site, 24 hour service to help manage and support your event. We make your dreams a reality! For more information, contact Brian Efird @ 336-918-1135 or visit www.topshelfcompany.com

Urban Trends Real Estate- 333 West Trade Street, Suite 200, Charlotte, NC 28202. Chris Ogunrinde is the CEO of Urban Trends Real Estate Inc., a Charlotte based Real Estate Development and Investment Company with a mandate to develop middle income housing projects in the US metro markets. Mr. Ogunrinde is an Architect by training with over 25+ years of experience in the development of Master Planned Communities in the Southeastern Region of the U.S. Prior to Urban Trends, Mr. Ogunrinde practiced architecture and was founder and principal of Neighboring Concepts, a community planning, architectural and development firm located in Charlotte, NC. He received his bachelor of Architecture Degree from Southern University School of Architecture and is a Registered Architect in the State of North Carolina. For more information, please contact Chris Ogunrinde @ (704) 612-0971 and visit http://www.urbantrendsproperties.com/

Wagner Murray-Founded in 1990 by Dave Wagner and Mike Murray, Wagner Murray is a boutique architectural and interior design firm best known for NFL stadium work, public spaces, office interiors and restaurants. We thrive on local projects that help shape the community and identity of Charlotte. Please contact Jessica Conrad @ 704-372-8603 and visit www.wagnermurray.com

Regular Members

Brooklyn Grace Events- 219 S. Brevard Street, Charlotte, NC 28202. Brooklyn Grace is a beautiful, historic building located in downtown Charlotte originally constructed in 1900 as the Grace A.M.E. Zion church. Brooklyn Grace is now officially open as a special event space to host any kind of private, corporate and community event! We look forward to hosting you in this one of a kind space! Please contact Kelli Mallory @ 704-779-6342 and visit www.brooklyngraceevents.com

Clean Sleep- 649-51 Anderson St. Charlotte, NC 28205. Clean Sleep is the first company in the world to offer mobile mattress cleaning using a unique five-step cleaning process, proven to clean and sanitize mattresses and bedding. The process targets contaminates that contribute to sleep discomfort and mattress contamination zeroing in on removing allergens, odors, stains and bed bugs. Please contact Jeff Carpenter @ 980-213-2498 and visit www.cleansleepcarolinas.com

Eco-Grip Flooring- 3013 Bank Street, Charlotte, NC 28203. Allied’s Eco-Grip Flooring in an innovative, reinforced resilient commercial flooring solution for the hospitality industry and beyond. Eco-Grip is slip resistance, mold/mildew/bacteria resistant, anti-fatigue, impact & chemical resistant and can be installed with little to no down time. Born in the Carolinas in 2007, we are proud to serve the following industries nationwide; restaurants, hotels, kennel/boarding facilities, healthcare, sporting arenas, pools/spas, culinary institutes, assisted living, and automotive, etc. from local clients like Brixx Pizza & Mellow Mushroom to the French Laundry, Starbucks, the Hyatt & Ritz Carlton- we are at your service! Please contact Kara Sheaffer @ 800-767-5757 and visit www.eco-gripfloor.com

Elevation Real Estate Group- 9115 Harris Corners Parkway, Suite 210, Charlotte, NC 28269. Elevation was started in 2015 By Chris La Mack and Dante Massaro. Together, they have over 50 years of experience in retail and hotel acquisitions and ground-up development. Under multiple partnerships, the owners have been involved in over $1 Billion in commercial real estate in 13 states. Please contact Christopher LaMack @ 704-912-2191 and visit www.elevation-re.com.com

The Hospitality Improvement Team (H.I.T.)- 1508 Poolside Lane, 207, Charlotte, NC 28208. The Hospitality Improvement Team (H.I.T.) is a collaboration of humans that came together to serve hospitality-focused organizations with true grit and passion. We're hyper-focused on helping our clients drive major change! We're here to help you serve your guests/customers and thrive, not just survive. We do this by helping you to garner and harness data, improve operations and the bottom line, align sales and marketing, and more! Please contact Natalie Viglione @ 917-513-3780 and visit www.hospitalityimprovement.team.

Marsh & McLennan Agency- 5605 Carnegie Blvd, Suite 300, Charlotte, NC 28209. Marsh & McLennan is the world’s largest insurance broker whose mission is to serve the needs of companies by offering services that manage domestic and international risks, control costs, provide value-driven employee benefit solutions and protect key employees and stakeholders with individual attention and access to worldwide resources. Please contact Neal Alvarez @ 704-973-2172 and visit www.marshmclennanagency.com

Mastertent USA, Inc. – 141 Robins Street, Lowell, NC 28098. MASTERTENT® pop-up canopy tents and event equipment are the nicest on the market with high-quality, extreme strength and great looks. Extremely easy to use and fast to setup with innovative features. Great for special events, hospitality, sports, entertainment, advertising, promotions and customer service activities. MASTERTENT® helps you build up moments! Please contact Justin Russell @ 704-312-1600 and visit us.mastertent.com

Queen City Hotels + Management – 5301 Equipment Dr. Charlotte, NC 28262. Queen City Hotels + Management aims to provide an enjoyable and authentic hospitality experience. Please contact Peter Patel @ 704- 921-9123.

Queen City Rides- 201 East 5th Street, Charlotte, NC 28202. Unique and one of Charlotte’s top rated tours, we offer tours 7 days a week in Center City. Sit back and let us show you the Queen City in our open air golf carts. You can book at 833-TOUR-CLT or at our website www.queencityrides.com. Please contact Kevin Marcuse @ 704-361-8805 for more information.

RAM Pavement- 551 E. Hebron St, Charlotte, NC 28273. Ram Pavement Services, is an asphalt company based in Charlotte, NC. From Conception through completion, Ram Pavement offers the finest in pavement services to Charlotte and the surrounding areas. Our comprehensive paving services include paving, parking lot resurfacing and seal-coating, concrete repairs, and line striping. Please contact Peter Williams @ 704-622-1300 and visit www.rampavement.com

RevLocal- RevLocal helps businesses maximize their online presence with a personalized approach to digital marketing. We offer services such as local search, review marketing, paid advertising and social media, helping our clients to be easily found online with positive presence. Please contact Barbara Catarino @ 803-517-5669 and visit www.revlocal.com

Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP- 101 S.Tryon St., Suite 2200, Charlotte, NC 28280Founded in 1925, Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP is a full-service law firm with more than 260 lawyers and seven offices in Charlotte, North Carolina; Charleston, South Carolina; Tampa and Sarasota, Florida; Toledo and Columbus, Ohio; and Bloomfield Hills, Michigan. Shumaker is a premier provider of quality legal services. Whether it's commitment to clients or work in the community, involvement lies at the core of all of Shumaker’s initiatives. Please contact Jack Santaniello @ 704-945-2141 and visit www.slk-law.com.

Signarama- 1420 S. Mint Street, Suite C. Charlotte, NC 20203. We are excited to be a member! Billy recently purchased this 18 year old business and is happy to offer the community full service support for your sign needs. We offer service that includes vehicle lettering, custom sign fabrication, banners, full color graphics, ADA signs, directional signs and much more! Please contact Billy Cruz @ 704-333-4321 and visit www.signarama.com

The Smoke Pit- 796 Concord Parkway North, Concord, NC 28027. The Smoke Pit is a group of 3 locally owned restaurants located in Concord, Salisbury, and Monroe offering award winning BBQ and much more. We also offer full service catering for events of all sizes and anywhere within a 3 hour radius. Please contact Alan Bishop @ 704-333-5056 and visit www.thesmokepitnc.com.

Southeastern Institute
- 5250 Seventy Seven Center Drive, Suite 100, Charlotte, NC 28217. The mission of Southeastern Institute is to provide quality career education and skill development to aspiring individuals pursuing a career or advancement in their chosen field. Southeastern Institute offers certifications in Medical Assisting, Professional Clinical Massage Therapy, Electronic Medical Billing and Coding, and Pharmacy Technology. For more information, contact Kristopher Loretz @ 704-527-4979 or visit www.southeasterninstitute.edu

Superica- Chef Ford Fry’s Superica – “where sunshine spends the winter” - features evolved renditions of Tex-Mex classics served in an Old West-inspired atmosphere alongside music inspired by Austin. With vibrant décor and enthusiastic service, Superica boasts relaxed, yet upbeat vibes creating the ultimate spot to experience brunch, lunch, dinner and late-night over cold, refreshing margaritas. Please contact Shireen Herrington @ 404-355-5311 ext. 219 and visit superica.com