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CSM Lodging Completes Renovation of Courtyard Portland Downtown Convention Center Hotel

Grand Re-Opening scheduled in June to celebrate extensive upgrades to every guestroom with bright, modern designs & new amenities

Portland, Oregon (May 1,2018) – The Courtyard Portland Downtown Convention Center Hotel today announced it has completed a multimillion-dollar renovation of the key hospitality venue. The hotel is owned and operated by CSM Corporation. The property-wide upgrades feature a complete revamp of all 202 guestrooms with bright, modern designs and new amenities. Work on the renovation began in December 2017 as part of a broader effort by CSM to expand its presence in the Portland marketplace.

To celebrate the changes and new features, the Courtyard Portland Downtown hotel will hold a Grand Re-Opening event on June 12th, 2018 in conjunction with the hotel’s 19thbirthday. More information about public and VIP event activities will be provided in the coming weeks. The hotel is located at 435 NE Wasco St. in Portland, Oregon.

“We’re excited about the beautiful transformation of our full-service hotel and can’t wait to share it with everyone,” said hotel Director of Sales, Erica Lundgren. “Guests can experience the feel of our luxurious furnishings, see the modern décor and taste the locally-sourced Northwest cuisine in our BLVD Kitchen & Bar. We’ve created an environment that blurs the lines between work and play on the trendy eastside of Portland”

“Courtyard Portland Downtown is a great example of the unique and high-quality hotels that CSM Corporationis proud to own,” said CSM’s President of Lodging and Residential, Steve Schlundt. “With a keen focus on guest satisfaction, a prime downtown location adjacent to the convention center and the solid reputation of the Courtyard brand, guests can count on an outstanding experience in one of the country’s most beautiful cities.”

About the Renovations
The renovation incorporated sleek textiles and modern décor to create bright, contemporary and comfortable spaces for hotel guests. Rooms now feature all new soft seating, desks, dressers, carpet and wallcoverings, along with premium tile, vanity and glass-enclosed showers.

About CSM Lodging
CSM Corporation is based in Minneapolis, MN and builds, owns, manages and operates some of the country’s best hotels. The Lodging Division is among the top 50 hotel management companies in the US and has won numerous awards, including Marriott Hotel of the Year (three times) and Marriott Developer of the Year two years in a row. The Lodging Division was formed in 1992 with the acquisition and renovation of a former Howard Johnson hotel into a Country Inn by Carlson. With a portfolio of more than 6,600 rooms, today CSM Corporation operates hotels for well-respected brands like Carlson, Hilton, Hyatt and Marriott. The company offers full-service, select-service and extended stay hotels coast to coast. CSM’s combination of strategic long-term thinking and day to day attention to detail consistently earn industry recognition for customer service and across the board excellence. For more information on CSM Corporation visit http://csmcorp.net/.