Featured Hospitality Projects
Hampton Inn & Suites at the Sarasota-Bradenton International Airport
Early Adopter of Sustainability + Design-Build Paradigm.
Our team designed, engineered, and constructed the first LEED Certified hotel in Sarasota and first ever LEED Silver Certified Hampton Inn in the world. The 65,000sf, 108-room hotel features modern and efficient architectural design, photovoltaic panels to generate electricity, EV charging stations, and hot water solar panels. View our Hampton Inn Case Study to learn more about this project and sustainability measures.
- USGBC LEED Silver Certified
Homewood Suites by Hilton
Conversion Ignites Redevelopment.
An abandoned, incomplete assisted living facility sat vacant for seven years. The structure was completely redesigned and retrofitted to meet the newest Florida Building code and Hilton Standard. The 100-room adaptive reuse project completely revitalized the area and went on to receive many awards.
- Hilton Conversion of the Year Award
- Sarasota County Beautification Award
- GE Capital Hotel Development Award
- City of Sarasota Mayor Citation
Days Inn by Wyndham
Compliance with Brand Standards.
This 120-room hotel underwent a complete Property Improvement Plan (PIP) per the Franchisor's newest standard including installing energy efficient upgrades. Improvements were made to the property's interior and exterior to help the Owner gain market share and improve guest satisfaction.
ST. PETERSBURG, FLORIDA
Neighborhood Redevelopment Project.
Firmo was tapped for its extensive expertise in hospitality development and navigating government funding processes to guide the Owner in redeveloping their property. Our team was successful in obtaining a generous grant from the South St. Petersburg Community Redevelopment Area (CRA) Commercial Revitalization Program to fund the property improvements.