Industry Update
Appointment17 January 2019

Rick Schatz

Appointed General Manager
At Dual-branded Hyatt Place/Hyatt House in Indianapolis - IN, USA

Rick Schatz

HRI Lodging has appointed Rick Schatz general manager for the dual-branded Hyatt Place and Hyatt Hotel in downtown Indianapolis. He will oversee all aspects of the hotel's management, including operations, sales, marketing, security, maintenance, housekeeping and accounting. Schatz previously served as the resort manager of the Ocean Edge Resort and Golf Club in Massachusetts and served as director of operations at Le Meridien New Orleans.

He holds a bachelor's degree in fine arts with department honors from the University of Redlands.

HRI Lodging

Founded in 1982 by Edward B. Boettner (1933-2000) and Pres Kabacoff, HRI Properties is dedicated to the pursuit of revitalizing cities by creating diverse, vibrant and sustainable communicates. Through its subsidiaries, HRI has completed 61 large-scale projects for a total funding value of over $2 billion which includes 5,000 apartment units, 4,000 hotel rooms, over 1.
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