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SIOUX FALLS, SD – May 18, 2016 – The 123-room Hilton Garden Inn Sioux City Riverfront hotel in Sioux City, Iowa is under contract to be acquired by an affiliate of Hegg Companies, Inc. of Sioux Falls, S.D. The acquisition also includes the Bev’s on the River restaurant, the attached marina, and the Jolly Roger, which is an outdoor riverside tiki…

Hegg Companies affiliate to acquire and manage Hilton Garden Inn – Sioux City Riverfront

SIOUX FALLS, SD – May 18, 2016 – The 123-room Hilton Garden Inn Sioux City Riverfront hotel in Sioux City, Iowa is under contract to be acquired by an affiliate of Hegg Companies, Inc. of Sioux Falls, S.D. The acquisition also includes the Bev’s on the River restaurant, the attached marina, and the Jolly Roger, which is an outdoor riverside tiki…

HGI Sioux Falls downtown under construction

Crave planning mid-May opening

Crave American Kitchen & Sushi Bar is under construction at the Hilton Garden Inn Downtown. The Minneapolis-based restaurant replaces Elements on 8th, which has closed. The bar area and kitchen at the hotel at 201 E. Eighth St. will remain open throughout construction, until just before Crave’s planned mid-May opening. “Everything is changing,” said Steve Westra, chief operating officer of Hegg Cos., which…

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Local Hotels Go To The Dogs

The Sioux Falls Area Humane Society is gearing up for it calls “kitten season.” This time of year is especially busy, and every bit of help they can get is appreciated. On Monday, some local hotels handed over a big donation. A big pile of old hotel towels may not be exciting for many people, but it is a special treat for the…

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Hastings, NE: More than 300 people attend conference center meeting

Some Hastings residents expressed support and excitement about the proposed downtown conference center project Wednesday night, while others expressed concern and urged city officials to put the matter to a vote. Between 300 to 400 people attended a standing room-only special meeting of the Hastings City Council to discuss the City Block Project during a public hearing Wednesday night in the…

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Downtown Hilton earns major award, prepares for Crave construction

By: Jodi Schwan The Hilton Garden Inn Downtown is celebrating a major industry honor as it prepares for a couple months of solid construction for its new restaurant, Crave. The hotel was recognized with the “most improved RevPAR” award from among the Hilton brand’s 665 hotels worldwide. RevPAR stands for “revenue per available room.” The property was one of nearly 60 individuals and hotels…

SIOUX FALLS, SD – February 19, 2016 – Hilton Garden Inn, Hilton Worldwide’s (NYSE: HLT) upscale global brand of hotels, recently recognized Hilton Garden Inn – Downtown in Sioux Falls, S.D. as the recipient of the ‘Most Improved Hotel RevPAR’ award for their outstanding achievements during the past year. The property, which is owned by Hegg Companies and managed by…

Hilton Garden Inn-Downtown Sioux Falls Receives ‘Most Improved Hotel RevPAR’ Award

SIOUX FALLS, SD – February 19, 2016 – Hilton Garden Inn, Hilton Worldwide’s (NYSE: HLT) upscale global brand of hotels, recently recognized Hilton Garden Inn – Downtown in Sioux Falls, S.D. as the recipient of the ‘Most Improved Hotel RevPAR’ award for their outstanding achievements during the past year. The property, which is owned by Hegg Companies and managed by…

Minneapolis-based Crave American Kitchen & Sushi Bar is coming to Sioux Falls.

The Twin Cities restaurant operators will convert the Elements space at the Hilton Garden Inn Downtown in the coming months.

The hotel is a partnership of investors led by Hegg Cos. and Lloyd Cos.

Paul Hegg had seen Crave’s concept in the Twin Cities and reached out to owner Kam Talebi to ask…

Twin Cities Crave restaurant expanding to downtown Sioux Falls

Minneapolis-based Crave American Kitchen & Sushi Bar is coming to Sioux Falls. The Twin Cities restaurant operators will convert the Elements space at the Hilton Garden Inn Downtown in the coming months. The hotel is a partnership of investors led by Hegg Cos. and Lloyd Cos. Paul Hegg had seen Crave’s concept in the Twin Cities and reached out to owner Kam Talebi to ask…

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Brenna named to SD Hotel and Lodging Association Board of Directors

The South Dakota Hotel and Lodging Association recently announced that Jennifer Seifert-Brenna, Vice President of Hospitality Operations at Hegg Companies, has been elected to a two-year term on the Board of Directors. Jennifer has over 20 year experience in the hospitality industry, and currently oversees the Hospitality Division of the company guiding the hotel leadership teams in daily operations and long-term…