Hotel Equities selected to manage Kansas City AC Hotel

Hotel Equities (HE) has been selected by Beechwood Pinnacle to operate the forthcoming, 239-key AC Hotel located in the historic Rialto Building in downtown Kansas City, MO. Beechwood Pinnacle is the coowner and developer of the hotel, which is expected to open in June.

“We are thrilled to have Hotel Equities onboard to assist us with the final preparations for the grand opening and to continue as our operating partner moving forward,” said Chet Patel, chief development officer, Beechwood Pinnacle. “The development of the AC Hotel in the historic Rialto Building has been a significant endeavor for us, and selecting the right operations partner was crucial to ensuring its success.”

Joe Reardon, chief development officer, HE, said, “Our team is truly honored to be entrusted with such a profound responsibility of honoring the hotel’s rich history. We found a shared vision and alignment with the principals of Beechwood Pinnacle, and we look forward to growing our partnership with future opportunities to collaborate on if the opportunity presents itself. I could not be more impressed with their team’s knowledge on the development and construction.”

HE will assist in completing the pre-opening phase with opening day several months away.

“Our team is focused on ensuring seamless operations and delivering exceptional service that pays homage to the heritage of the landmark, setting a new standard for luxury hospitality in the city,” said Bryan DeCort, COO, Hotel Equities.

The hotel will be the third HE-managed property in Kansas City.