FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
August 25, 2022
CONTACT: Courtney Hall
Groundbreaking ceremony is slated for August 30
BIRMINGHAM, AL – Cobblestone Hotel and Suites is entering into the state of Alabama with its first location in Cullman. A groundbreaking ceremony is scheduled for Tuesday, August 30 at 2 p.m.
The 63-room hotel is the hospitality brand’s Main Street prototype that includes a Wissota Chophouse that will feature local and regional beers and high-quality steaks. This is the first Cobblestone Hotel in the state of Alabama as they continue to expand their brand South. Construction should take 12-15 months.
“Cobblestone Hotels is very excited to break ground on the first Cobblestone Hotel and Wissota Chophouse in Alabama,” said Jeremy Griesbach, president of Cobblestone Hotels.
“The location near downtown Cullman positions us to be part of the community and will give our guests the opportunity to take advantage of all that downtown Cullman has to offer.”Jeremy Griesbach
Retail Specialists represent Cobblestone in their expansion in Alabama and other parts of the Southeast by identifying markets and specific locations within those markets. Retail Specialists were instrumental in locating the selected site and helped Cobblestone navigate incentives with the city of Cullman.
“We have a long history with Jeremy and the Cobblestone Hotels team,” said Jeff Rouzie, associate at Retail Specialists. “Breaking ground in Cullman is the first of many we’ll see in the Southeast. We have relationships with municipalities throughout the region and strive to help create a positive economic impact by increasing revenues through sales tax, hotel tax, and jobs.”
Cobblestone Hotels is headquartered is in Neenah, Wisconsin. Since 2008 the brand has expanded to over 160 hotels in 29 states and presently has 13 under construction.
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