Company Profile

First Hospitality

First Hospitality is an award-winning, nationally recognized hotel management, acquisition, development, and consulting company. Thriving for more than three decades—since Stephen L. Schwartz started the business in 1985, the company operates properties across 19 brands throughout the U.S., totaling more than 7,000 rooms. First Hospitality credits its success to a people-driven culture focused on fostering and developing skilled hospitality experts, as well as its commitment to guest experiences that excite and inspire, leaving a lasting impression. First Hospitality ranks among top employers and operates award-winning hotels—including multiple AAA Four Diamond properties. Bucking the status quo, First Hospitality redefines industry standards from the front desk to the feast, including a proven knack for immersive dining concepts, historic adaptive re-use and repositioning projects, and new builds.

Company Information
Travel & Hospitality
Rosemont, Illinois
David Duncan
Year Founded
Company Size
1,001-5,000 employees
Inc. Honors
Inc. 5000
No. 4735 (2014), No. 4108 (2013), No. 4326 (2012), No. 4735 (2011), No. 4732 (2010), No. 4096 (2009), No. 3816 (2008), No. 3414 (2007)