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Financing Secured, Donohoe to Break Ground on Ballston Hotel
The Residence Inn by Marriott at Arlington Ballston, which will be located at 650 North Quincy St, will be Ballston's first extended-stay hotel. Designed by architecture firm BBGM, the 183-suite contemporary hotel will include 1,880 square feet of retail space, 111 underground parking spaces, an indoor pool and whirlpool and a landscaped terrace. For full article, please click on link below.

BBGM wins two AIA DC Design Awards
AIA DC awards the renovation of the W Hotel in Washington DC and the Workhouse Arts Center projects with Merit Awards in the Historic Resources category. All of this year's award winners were honored in a ceremony on September 22, 2011.

Washington Business Journal admires Rooftop at W Hotel DC
The W Hotel in Washington, DC celebrates the success of its historic rooftop terrace, part of BBGM'¬ôs renovation of the property in 2009. Washington Business Journal highlights the roof terrace in an article depicting rooftops in DC. "..watching President Barack Obama's helicopter touch down on the White House lawn as you sip a watermelon fizz on the roof of the W hotel, rooftops are a highlight of living in the nation's capital" The W's BBGM-designed sleek space, which just celebrated its first birthday, has proved to be a big moneymaker for the new hotel. The roof is responsible for about 25 to 30 percent of W's total food and beverage revenue. Read full articles at the link below.