Chartwell Hospitality LLC announces the grand opening of the 244-guest-room Hilton Franklin Cool Springs, the area's first full-service hotel built in nearly a decade. Hilton Franklin Cool Springs is located in Franklin's Meridian Cool Springs Business District, a 60-acre mixed-use development featuring an abundance of office space and pedestrian-friendly retail and restaurant offering.
Rob Schaedle is expanding a hotel empire that you probably didn’t know existed. After stints in banking and developing apartments, Schaedle dove into hotels 15 years ago. Today his company has 54 hotels in 19 states, generating $315 million in bookings each year.