Geis Hospitality Group: A Division of Geis Companies

Mission Statement -We deliver best in class service dedicated to the comfort and enjoyment of our guests in all we do. Our associates are agents of change for the betterment of their communities. We fulfill our promises to business partners and each other through collaborative planning, inspired effort, and accountability for our goals.

Geis Companies, founded by Erwin Geis in 1967, now managed by sons Fred and Greg, has continued to grow their scope of capabilities and core competencies. Applying the same level of professionalism that the Geis Companies have done on hundreds of real estate ventures, Geis Companies created a hospitality company to not only oversee the management of the Metropolitan Hotel in Cleveland, but also manage other planned urban mixed use hotel projects around the country using the Cleveland project as a prototype.

Combining our teams in depth industry experience in acquisitions, financing, cost estimating, project management, construction, and Hotel Operations and Food and Beverage expertise, Geis Hospitality is the resource to get your renovation or new build hotel returns faster than anyone else. Our team takes a customized approach to each project. We are able to determine which brand is right for the market, develop financial projects, manage financing to achieve owner objectives, estimate costs for both new build and repositioning utilizing our in-house expert construction and project management team, and complete a comprehensive underwriting plan to secure financing. By having all of these resources under one roof, our speed to market, quality, experience of bringing in projects on time and under budget eliminates the construction risk, and makes us the perfect choice for your asset.

Hotel and Restaurant Management
Geis Hospitality Group is a full-service hospitality management company offering innovative, yet proven, expertise in hotel development, design coordination, project management, deal financing, hotel and free standing restaurant operations, marketing, e-commerce, revenue management, and financial reporting.

What sets our firm apart from our competitors is our partnership with Geis Construction, a full-service general contractor. In a true design/build environment, our paired services offer our clients a single source of responsibility and a host of other benefits, including:

  • Experience and proven track record of the Architecture and Construction relationship
  • Guaranteed project schedule and delivery by both the architect and contractor
  • Competitive subcontractor bidding within the design/build project structure
  • Ability to fast track construction documents and obtain phased permits for the earliest possible start-on-site date
  • Lowest and best cost of construction with no exposure to overruns once the project is underway
  • 100% Satisfaction rating on over 650 projects

Architectural and Interior Design
Originally formed as an internal design staff within the Geis Companies, GLSD Architects is now a full-service architectural firm. Believing in a practical approach to architecture that involves in-depth collaboration with clients, we strive to produce buildings that create functional spaces that also showcase a client´s image. We understand that our design decisions can greatly increase your company´s overall productivity and success by creating an efficient layout, an appropriate budget, and a sense of pride in your new facility. We create unique environments, beginning with space planning and spatial formation all the way through to selection of finishes and furnishings. Our experienced, versatile staff includes architects, engineers, interior designers and space planners.

The Geis Companies´ engineering capabilities have been an integral part of our service for over 40 years. With experts in civil, mechanical, electrical and infrastructure engineering, we have resources to manage all aspects of a project including plumbing, fire protection, HVAC, structural systems engineering, energy consulting, site utilization, and power and transportation engineering.


Our in house purchasing team works with renowned developers and interior designers to realize many of the world´s most luxurious resort destinations. We maintain international supplier relationships to achieve any design with maximum cost effectiveness. While our procurement practices and supplier relationships allow us to work on luxury interior projects, we also utilize our advantage to work with branded and independent hotels of any scope and scale. Contact us about your next hospitality interior project. Our knowledge and experience will bring true value to any hospitality development, renovation or expansion.