Martin T. Hogan
Vice President & Director of Construction
Martin co-founded Hogan Brothers with his brother Matthew and has been successfully leading the company as Director of Construction. He is responsible for managing pre-construction, construction and close out phases of projects for the company. Martin has been involved in the Construction industry for 20 years and has delivered unique hotel projects as a General Contractor and as Director of Development & Construction for prominent hotel developer Richard Kessler. His knowledge, experience, and understanding of the hotel industry provides our clients with the confidence and assurance required to deliver a successful project.
Bachelor Civil Engineering Georgia Institute of Technology
Certified General Contractor State of Florida
Background and Relevant Experience
Martin Hogan is a graduate of The Georgia Institute of Technology and received his Bachelor of Civil Engineering in 1994 with an emphasis in Structural Engineering. The Georgia Institute of Technology is recognized as one of the world top engineering and research universities. Upon graduating in 1994, Martin went to work
R.J. Griffin and Company, one of the largest General Contracting firms in the Southeast based out of Atlanta, GA. R.J. Griffin and Company has completed hundreds of projects throughout the United States to include hotels, office buildings, hi-rise residential and medical facilities. During his tenure with R.J. Griffin and Company, Martin was responsible for the construction superintendence of the Doubletree Castle Hotel located in Orlando Florida and also estimated numerous projects under the leadership of the head estimator for the company. Due to Martin's exceptional work ethic building the Castle Hotel, the nationally renowned developer of the hotel, Richard Kessler (Co-Founder and CEO of Days Inn of America) recruited Martin shortly after the completion of the project to manage all construction for his new company The Kessler Collection (www.kesslercollection.com). At age twenty-three arguably one of the youngest executives to be named Director of Construction for nationally renowned hotel developer. The Kessler Collection is a dynamic real estate development, ownership, and management company that specialize in hospitality, condo/hotel and commercial real estate sectors throughout the U.S and Europe. Richard Kessler awards include the Ernest & Young Entrepreneur of the Year in 2004 and Developer of the Year by the Developers & Builders Alliance. In addition, Mr. Kessler was the youngest person ever to hold the tile of CEO for a major hospitality chain.
From 1995-2005 Martin served as Vice President Development & Director of Construction with The Kessler Collection. During his tenure Martin was responsible for developing and managing all development and conduction projects budgets and schedules, hiring and managing the General Contractor, Architect, Engineers, Design Consultants, and working with local City, Building, and Zoning officials to acquire development and building approvals for all hotel projects. In 2000 Martin also took on the additional role as Corporate Director of Engineering for The Kessler Collection. As Corporate Director of Engineering, Martin was responsible for overseeing all nine-(9) of the hotels (1,400 Rooms) engineering departments and capital improvements in a hotel portfolio at that time worth over $500 million dollars.
Upon leaving his position in 2005, Martin along with his brother Matthew Hogan established Hogan Brothers International based in Miami, FL. In his position as Director of Construction Martin is responsible for managing the pre-construction and construction services.
Martin has been responsible for overseeing all aspects of the hospitality, condo and resort development and construction process from project inception to operational turnover to include the following projects valued at approx. $1 Billion:
Wyndam Garden (Conversion to Boutique Hotel) — Miami Beach, FL
Savoy Hotel & Lofts — Miami Beach, FL
Paramount Bay Condominiums — Miami, FL
Porta DePalmas Condominiums, Coral Gables, Aloft Hotel — Aventura, FL
City Park Aventura — Aventura, FL
Palm Beach Hotel & Resort — Palm Beach, FL
Sunrise Lakes Condominiums — Sunrise, FL
Grand Bohemian Hotel (Westin) — Downtown Orlando,
La Quinta Inn — Orlando, FL
Kehoe House Inn — Orlando, FL
Sheraton Studio City Hotel — Orlando, FL
Embassy Suites — Orlando, FL
Celebration Hotel — Celebration, FL
Grand Bohemian Hotel & Condo. — St Pete, FL
Casa Monica Hotel — St. Augustine, FL
Mansion on Forsyth Park Hotel — Savannah, GA FL
Columbia Place Condos — Savannah, GA
Savannah North Hampton Inn, Savannah, GA
Grand Bohemian Hotel — Atlanta, GA
Riverwalk Bohemian Hotel — Savannah, GA
Beaver Creek Lodge Hotel & Condominiums - CO