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Awards

The Generation Companies receives recognition for New Home2 by Hilton site!

The Generation Companies, LLC (Generation) is partnering with Home2 Suites by Hilton to put the next hip and humble hotel on the map with today’s groundbreaking in North Charleston, SC. Home2 Suites, a mid-tier, all-suite hotel approach to extended-stay travel, is the first brand Hilton Worldwide has launched in 20 years.

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TripAdvisor’s "2011 Traveler’s Choice Family Awards - Top 10 Destinations and Hotels"

March 9, 2011

The Candlewood Suites Destin-Miramar Beach, FL was named in TripAdvisor’s “2011 Traveler’s Choice Family Awards - Top 10 Destinations and Hotels”.  Reviewers who traveled with family ranked the top 10 hotels as the best in the USA for family travel.   

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Hilton Worldwide "2013 Deal of the Year" & "Best New Hotel of the Year in Home2 Suites" awardsCurry-Henderson Award

"Hilton Worldwide presents Generation Companies with the "2013 Deal of the Year" & "Best New Hotel of the Year in Home2 Suites" awards honoring the Home2 Suites in Augusta, GA. This makes 3 consecutive Deal of the Year awards that Hilton Worldwide has presented Generation Companies with."

 

Curry-Henderson AwardCurry-Henderson Award

"For the second year in a row, The Generation Companies, LLC received the prestigious Curry-Henderson Award, the top honor given by Atlanta-based Suburban Extended Stay Hotels. The accolade, in memory of two outstanding franchisees who died from terminal illnesses and awarded at the recent Suburban national conference in Atlanta, is given to an organization that combines exceptional operational and quality performance with the true leadership and spirit of Suburban Extended Stay Hotels."

 

Platinum Rule Award - Best Culture AwardPlatinum Rule Award

“The culture award honors companies with unusual personalities that encourage employees to stay for long term. It focuses on the unique aspects of the culture that differentiates the company from another business and that is values by employees” -- Triangle Business Journal

 

TBJ’s Top 100 Owners and Developers & 50 Fastest Growing Private CompaniesTBJ’s Top 100 Owners and Developers

"Despite a difficult economy this remarkable company rose to the challenge and achieved a ranking in the 50 fastest Growing Private Companies and The Top 100 Owners and Developers of the Triangle. With Vision, Commitment, and steadfast determination, they have truly made a difference and have given the economy a strong foundation in uncertain times. "

 

Quality Assurance AwardQuality Assurance Award

“Candlewood Corporate strives on the cleanliness and quality of the guest suites, to provide exceptional value to our family of guests. This award is given to the properties who rank in the Top Ten (of 106 properties nationwide) in Quality Assurance Scores. Congratulations to Candlewood Suites Raleigh Crabtree for ranking #3!”

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MainStay Suites Charlotte

2006- Choice Gold Award

Suburban Extended Stay Greensboro

2011 Trip Advisor- Certificate of Excellence

Suburban Extended Stay Hampton

  • 2000 & 2004 Suburban Lodge Excellence in Quality Award
  • 2007 Choice Hotels International Platinum Hospitality Award
  • 2007 Choice Hotels Platinum Hospitality Award

Suburban Extended Stay Wilmington

  • 2006/2007 Choice Platinum Award
  • 2007/2008/2009 Choice Hotel of the Year Runner Up
  • 2008/2009 Choice Gold Award
  • 2011 Trip Advisor- Certificate of Excellence

Suburban Extended Stay Richmond

2009 Choice Gold Award

Suburban Extended Stay Sterling

  • 2009 Choice Gold Award
  • 2010 Choice Gold Award

Candlewood Suites Sterling

  • 2005 IHG Newcomer of the Year
  • 2006 IHG Quality Excellence Award

Candlewood Suites Richmond

  • 2004 IHG Best of the Best DOS - Martha Smith
  • 2004 IHG Quality Excellence Award
  • 2009 IHG Quality Excellence Award
  • 2011, 2012 Trip Advisor- Certificate of Excellence

Candlewood Suites Rocky Mount

  • 2010 IHG Newcomer of the Year Award
  • 2011 IHG Quality Excellence Award
  • 2012 IHG Quality Excellence Award
  • 2010, 2011, 2012 Trip Advisor- Certificate of Excellence

Candlewood Suites Herndon

  • 2004 IHG Most Improved Property Award
  • 2011 Trip Advisor- Certificate of Excellence
  • 2012 Trip Advisor- Certificate of Excellence

Candlewood Suites Fairfax

2011, 2012 Trip Advisor – Certificate of Excellence

Candlewood Suites Lake Mary

2006 IHG Torchbearer Award

Candlewood Suites Destin

  • 2011 Trip Advisor – Travelers Choice Award (top 10 in US)
  • 2011 Trip Advisor- Certificate of Excellence

Candlewood Suites Raleigh – Crabtree

  • 2009 IHG Quality Excellence Award
  • 2010 IHG Quality Excellence Award
  • 2011 Trip Advisor- Certificate of Excellence Award
  • 2012 IHG Quality Excellence Award

Candlewood Suites Durham

  • 2004- Quality Excellence Award
  • 2007- Director of Sales of the Year- Michelle Brown
  • 2009- Turning Point Award

Staybridge Suites Memphis

  • 2005 -Bob Cox - General Manager of the Year- Metro Memphis Hotel & Lodging Assoc
  • 2006 -Bob Cox - General Manager of the Year - Metro Memphis Hotel & Lodging Assoc
  • 2010 -Bob Cox - General Manager of the Year - Metro Memphis Hotel & Lodging Assoc
  • 2010 -Jonathan Mulroy - AGM of the Year - Metro Memphis Hotel & Lodging Association 2010 -Maria Ramirez - Housekeeper of the Year - Metro Memphis Hotel & Lodging Assoc 2011 -Theresa Smith – F&B Employee of the Year Metro Memphis Hotel & Lodging Association.
  • 2010 IHG Turning Point Award - Overall Guest Satisfaction Scores
  • 2010 Trip Advisor- Certificate of Excellence

Homewood Suites by Hilton – Wilmington

  • 2010 – Hilton Developer of the Year Award
  • 2010 – JDRF – Silver Achievement Award
  • 2010 - Hilton – 2nd Place “In the Lead” Contest Winner (Director of Sales)
  • 2011/2012 – JD Power & Associates – BEST Customer Service in Extended Stay Award
  • 2011 – Hilton SALT – Top Rankings for Maintenance (3rd Qtr)
  • 2011 – Hilton SALT – Top Rankings for Suitekeeping (3rd Qtr)
  • 2011 – Hilton SALT – Top Rankings for Problem Resolution (3rd Qtr)
  • 2011 – JDRF – Silver Achievement Award
  • 2011 - Junior League – Community Involvement Certificate of Appreciation
  • 2011 – Hilton – Connie Pride (Top 10%) Award
  • 2012 – JDRF – Gold Achievement Award
  • 2012– Hilton SALT – Top Rankings for Maintenance (1std Qtr)
  • 2012 – Hilton SALT – Top Rankings for Suitekeeping (2nd Qtr)
  • 2012 – Hilton SALT – Top Rankings for F & B (1st Qtr)
  • 2012 – Hilton SALT – Top Rankings for Maintenance (2nd Qtr)
  • 2012 – Trip Advisor – Certificate of Excellence