Development and Operational Excellence
White Lodging Services Corporation was established in 1985 and is headquartered in Merrillville, Ind. We are a fully integrated hotel ownership, development and operations company - a recognized leader that has defined and cultivated the ability to achieve consistent, sustainable growth among mid- to large-scale hotels across the country.
As one of the three largest independent, privately-held hotel organizations in the United States, our current managed portfolio consists of more than 160 hotels, totaling approximately 25,000 guest rooms, in 19 states. We have deep and longstanding relationships with each of the leading global hotel brands including Global Hyatt, Marriott International, Inc., Hilton Worldwide and Starwood Hotels and Resorts.
White Lodging employs more than 11,000 associates nationwide. Our significant capital resources and strong balance sheet combined with the fact that more than 80 percent of our managed portfolio is secured with long-term management agreements provide a solid foundation for consistent and sustainable growth. This allows us to invest in our above-property infrastructure, organizational and talent support at a level for or in excess as compared to our peers.