KKOL 1300, February 2014

Columbia Hospitality CEO and Founder, John Oppenheimer had the pleasure of being the February 21st guest on KKOL 1300's About Money with host Mike Adams. Listen to interview


Daily Journal of Commerce, December 2013

The Daily Journal of Commerce highlighted the 2013 approved expansion of the Kitsap Conference Center - due to open in Summer of 2014. Full story

425 Magazine, November 2013

425 Magazine featured Columbia Hospitality Corporate Culinary Director, Shannon Galusha in their story, "Global Eats: Local Chefs and Foodies Reveal their Favorites." Full story

Meetings Focus, September 2013

Columbia Hospitality was featured in the Meetings Focus article, "Meetings are Brewing in Washington State" Full article

Hotel Business Review, August 2013

Columbia Hospitality was featured in the August issue of Hotel Business Review in an article entitled, "Food and Beverage Trend: Raising the Bar... Food" Full article

Puget Sound Business Journal, July 2013

Columbia Hospitality was featured in the Puget Sound Business Journal article, "Columbia Hospitality taps craft breweries as partners" for forming brewery partnerships for each conference center within their portfolio. Full article

Kitsap Sun, June 2013

Columbia Hospitality was highlighted in the Kitsap Sun, June 28th article, “Golden Hospitality”. The article highlights the success seen in Columbia’s first year in management of the Gold Mountain Golf Club. Full article


Kitsap Peninsula Business Journal, October 2012

Columbia Hospitality was featured in an announcement in the Kitsap Peninsula Business Journal welcoming Gold Mountain Golf Club into the Columbia Hospitality portfolio. Full article

Puget Sound Business Journal, February 3, 2012

Columbia Hospitality Revenue Grows
With the hospitality industry showing signs of recovery, Columbia Hospitality is in the midst of an aggressive growth spurt that has doubled the Seattle company's size and broadened its services. Recent deals have added more than 400 employees to Columbia's staff, which now totals 1,050. President Bret Matteson sees opportunity to increase the firm's management of struggling hotels whose financial difficulties have led to receivership or foreclosure. Columbia currently manages six such hotels. Read Full Article.




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