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StepStone Hospitality Awarded Management of Embassy Suites by Hilton Bloomington/Minneapolis

BLOOMINGTON, Minn. (July 26, 2021) – Rhode Island-based StepStone Hospitality, a hotel management company, announced today that it was awarded the management of The Embassy Suites by Hilton Bloomington/Minneapolis.

The 232-room all suite property features modernized atrium and meeting spaces as well as recently refreshed guest suites.  The two-room suites offer separate bedroom and living spaces, and the comfort of the Hilton CleanStay enhanced cleaning protocol.

“The Embassy Suites by Hilton Bloomington/Minneapolis is a great addition to our portfolio,” said Tom Russo, StepStone’s Founder and Executive Chairman. “The property is ideally located to capture leisure, corporate, group and social demand as business levels return in the market.”

“Our team is focused on maximizing asset value through our revenue generation, guest satisfaction, and expense control procedures,” said Blair Wills, StepStone’s President and Chief Executive Officer.  “We appreciate the opportunity and look forward to building a strong future for the Embassy Suites by Hilton Bloomington/Minneapolis.”

The hotel is situated just 10 minutes from the Mall of America and 20 minutes from Minneapolis-St. Paul Airport and downtown Minneapolis. It is highly accessible within the Twin Cities, just one mile from I-35 and I-494. Each of the hotel’s two-room suites offers a sofa bed, wet bar with refrigerator, microwave and coffee maker, and flat screen TV in an average of 550 square feet of space. Other amenities include complimentary breakfast, Iron Range Restaurant & Bar, indoor swimming pool and whirlpool, and fitness center. The hotel’s nearly 13,000 square feet of flexible meeting space, including the column-free atrium, can accommodate events for up to 525 people.

StepStone Hospitality currently manages hotels under several brands, including Le Meridien, Sheraton, Hilton, Hilton Garden Inn, Homewood Suites, Hotel Indigo, Holiday Inn, Holiday Inn Express, and independent properties. The complete StepStone Hospitality portfolio is available at www.stepstonehospitality.com.


Rhode Island-based StepStone Hospitality specializes in management for full-service hotel and restaurant operations to deliver enhanced value to StepStone clients. The company provides a unique combination of strong, hands-on operations, world-class strategic asset management, and food and beverage expertise, maintaining a balanced focus between revenue enhancement, margin expansion and guest satisfaction.


Embassy Suites by Hilton, one of Hilton’s 18 market-leading brands, is dedicated to delivering what matters most to travelers. The full-service, upscale brand offers leisure and business travelers a relaxed, yet sophisticated experience with two-room suites, free breakfast, inviting atriums and complimentary 24-hour business and fitness centers. Embassy Suites by Hilton has nearly 260 hotels with more than 40 properties in development. Hilton Honors members who book directly through preferred Hilton channels have access to instant benefits.


Amy Domizi, StepStone Hospitality, adomizi@stepstonehospitality.com, 440.773.2113