Member News


Own your online ordering, reach new customers, and grow your profits with ChowNow, a new Corporate Partner of the HTA.  Just click here to fill out a form to schedule a demo with an online ordering specialist!


Let BarSkout, a new Corporate Partner of the HTA, assist you in attracting local and tourism business to your establishment with their "one-stop shop" marketing platform. Click here for more information and contact Josh Galloway at or 775.544.0886.


We welcome Spirides Hospitality Finance Company as a Corporate Sponsor of the HTA. Click here for a letter from President Harry Spirides and visit there website by clicking here to learn more about the services they provide.


Diversey - Diversey Prosumer Solutions™ are trusted by the cleaning industry as reliable and powerful professional-grade products that make cleaning easier. The complete line of versatile cleaning products offers the benefits of commercial quality for professional users who depend on a trusted provider to get the job done well. To learn more, click here.

P&G Professional - Click here for a a topline summary of P&G's Clean Plus experience they offer their customers and operators who are seeking to co-brand and drive awareness to all the great lengths they are going to adapt to the increased expectations of a clean environment.


VirusChain - As we all are trying to do our best to defeat COVID-19 and get our economy back on track, HTA has been focused on working with businesses that provide creative ideas that would gain consumer confidence for our members businesses and help them provide a safe environment for their employees and custumers, we are proud to introduce VirusChain, a platform that provides tracking and mitigating viral infections including COVID-19. Using a private blockchain platform, VirusChain™ can help track health information while maintaining personal privacy. Information can be collected by answering a few questions each time an employee arrives to work, so customers have confidence businesses are providing a safe environment. For more detailed information about VirusChain and what they can offer your business, please click here or contact Darnell Jonas at or (917) 435-9755.

US Foods - Click here to learn more about Ghost Kitchens, new foodservice facilities launched by US Foods, a Corporate Sponsor of the HTA.

Segra acquires NorthState, a provider of high-speed bandwidth services in the fast-growing Piedmont Triad region of North Carolina. The acquisition expands Segra’s fiber network by nearly 3,000 miles and brings Segra’s industry-leading service and an enhanced product offering to NorthState’s customers. Click here for more information and also visit

Segra also just announced the release of a new product, Remote Office LAN, which allows the enterprise to replicate corporate firewall policies locally, ensuring secure access for remote users. With redundant WAN connections, traffic is managed utilizing SD-WAN to ensure the most reliable experience, while efficiently utilizing third-party broadband and LTE/5G connectivity. Click here for more information!

Plate Perfect Catering by FS Food Group, a Corporate Partner of the HTA, is now offering catered individual boxed meals. Click here for more information!

New HTA Members!

Corporate Partners

BarSkout - 125 W Tremont AVE Unit 134 Charlotte, NC 28203. BarSkout is a revolutionary nightlife marketing platform that offers patrons a one-stop-shop with the most relevant, "right-now information" including access to pixelated camera feeds of participating bars. For more information contact Josh Galloway at or 775.544.0886 or visit their website by clicking here.

Béné Tipping - PO Box 143, Great Falls, VA 22066-9998. Béné Tipping is a technology company that enables cashless tipping in the hospitality, beauty, and other industries.  Béné Thank You cards display personalized employee QR codes and allow customers to leave cashless tips in seconds.  Please see for more information about the Béné cashless tipping platform.


ChowNow - 4859 W. Slauson Ave, Suite A PMB 717, Los Angeles, CA 90056-1288. ChowNow offers the sharpest digital tools and services restaurants need to grow in the modern world. That includes our commission-free marketplace, branded website ordering, custom apps, and more. We’re a mission-first company—everything we do is designed to make life easier for local restaurants. ChowNow: helping local restaurants thrive since 2011. For more information, visit their website by clicking here.


Impact HVAC Solutions - 20 Scalon Drive, Randolph, Massachusetts 02368. Impact HVAC Solutions is a complete turnkey solution for residential and commercial buildings. We leverage new technologies in order to significantly reduce energy use and maintenance costs. We deliver the complete solution including supplying equipment, installation and project management to ensure the greatest return on investment for the building owner. For more information, visit

LB&J Certified Public Accountants - 5396 Monroe Road, Charlotte, NC 28212. LB&J has begun offering SBA Disaster Assistance help for small businesses looking for funding to keep their business afloat during the COVID-19 pandemic. This is in addition to their other services of Tax, Accounting, and Financial Advisory Services. For more information, visit

The McIntosh Law Firm - 209 Delberg Street, Suite 203, Davidson, NC 28036. Serving the greater Charlotte region since 1994, The McIntosh Law Firm provides first class business, real estate, and litigation support for your local business. From Fortune 50 to the local entrepreneur, The McIntosh Law Firm is your clear alternative to high priced big law firms. Recognized as one of the top law firms in the region by multiple outlets, we look forward to providing you top notch legal services at a price your business can justify. For more information, visit

Pye Barker Fire & Safety - 13142 Albemarle Rd Mint Hill NC 28227. Pye-Barker Fire & Safety is a fully integrated service company for all of your fire protection requirements including portable extinguishers, fire sprinkler systems, backflow preventers, fire alarm and security systems, pre-engineered kitchen systems, emergency and exit lighting and exhaust hood cleaning. Since 1946, Pye-Barker has helped protect businesses across the United States and earned the trust of our communities. For more information, contact Kelsey Dusenbery at 704-568-5568 or visit

Service Restoration - 1023 Van Buren Ave., Indian Trail, NC 28079. Service Restoration specializes in restoring properties after they have suffered from water damage, fire, smoke, mold, storm damage, or trauma. We are considered the “Commercial Specialists” when it comes to servicing our Commercial clients due to our ability to properly prepare buildings BEFORE disaster strikes and understanding the needs of our commercial clients. For more information, contact Melissa Jones at (704)621-6293 or visit

Steak 48 - 4425 Sharon Road, Charlotte, NC 28211. Not just another steakhouse, Steak 48 – Charlotte is a total experience, the warm contemporary steakhouse features non -pretentious luxury personal service, a warm contemporary energized atmosphere and the highest quality prime and wagyu steaks, raw bar and extensive fresh seafood selection, as well as unique appetizers and side dishes, classic cocktails and an extensive award-winning wine list including 48 wines by the glass. For more information, contact Steak 48 at (980) 580-4848 or visit

Turntide Technologies - 2200 Arnold Dr. Charlotte NC 28205, Turntide Technologies is the LED of Motors. We are a ‘next-generation’ smart motor Manufacturer. Our Smart Motor System is the world’s most energy-efficient, highly reliable motor that delivers 60%+ savings when replacing conventional building system motors. This integrated solution includes the Smart Motor, a Motor Controller, and network connectivity to the Turntide Cloud™. For more information, contact Matt Morrison at 919-624-3735 or visit

Ubiquity Resources Group Inc. - 388 Bullsboro Drive Newnan GA. 30263. U.R.G. Inc. is a NMSDC, SDVOSB, DBE certified company. We provide specialized Disinfection control services using certified technicians to perform Electrostatic disinfection, Infection controlled cleanups, and High Touch Point cleaning services. We have over 34 Years of Janitorial experience in cleaning commercial offices, Aviation, Medical, Hotels, and Healthcare. For more information, contact Jeff Battle at 770-683-3213 or visit

                                                Corporate Sponsors


BMS CAT NC - 273 Executive Park Drive NE, Concord, NC 28025. TRUSTED FIRE, WATER & RECONSTRUCTION SERVICES FOR ALL SIZES SINCE 1948. For more than 70 years, BMS CAT has helped thousands of homeowners and business owners recover from disasters – across the United States. By providing reliable recovery and reconstruction services to mitigate fire, water, mold and storm damage, we help get your property back to its pre-loss condition. For more information contact Leigh McBeth at 704-784-0763 or visit,

Charlotte Checkers – 210 E Trade Street Suite E-480, Charlotte, NC 28209.
Charlotte Checkers hockey at Bojangles’ Coliseum is affordable fun for everyone. Whether its weekend family nights or $1 beer on Wednesdays, the Carolina Hurricanes AHL Affiliate has an exciting promotion for every game. Grab dinner at the Red Line Club and high five the players for a unique sports experience. Please contact Tera Black @ 704-342-4423 and visit for more information.

Commercial Green Solutions, LLC - 1832 Parson St. Charlotte, NC 28205. Commercial Green Solutions (CGS) is an Energy Consulting team dedicated to finding unique opportunities to save your hotels on energy costs. From finding free offerings administered by your utility to helping reduce the cost and consumption of energy at your property, CGS is about relationship and doing the right thing, every time. Our references are peers you know and we are excited to bring true value to the HTA Family! For more information contact Kevin Snyder at 800-808-6991 or visit

Empire Distributors of North Carolina, Inc. - 12115 Downs Road, Pineville, NC 28134. Empire Distributors of North Carolina, Inc. serves the state of North Carolina as a premier Beverage Wholesaler.  Statewide we offer the best Wineries, Breweries and Non Alcoholics to the market.  Our teammates are dedicated to offering the best in customer service and upholding our credo “Building Brands and Developing People”. Please contact Laura Glenn @ 704-588-9463 and visit for more information

Innovative Digital Systems, LLC - 2000 Innovation Drive, Indian Trail, NC 28079. We manufacture custom acrylic shields, and offer masks and sanitizer for workplace safety on Our primary business is to provide industrial contract printing services, machinery, and supplies. Industry leading innovation by engineering and technical support staff. Please contact Robbie Kidd @ (803)984-1459 and visit and


JW Marriott Charlotte - 600 S. College St., Charlotte, NC.,28202. The JW Marriott Charlotte reflects our community & the natural Carolina surroundings, offering sophisticated character and modern southern hospitality. Connect and engage with colleagues, friends and family over a fabulous meal, “your urban retreat awaits”. Please contact Tom Dolan at 704.333.1101 and visit 

Spectrum Reach - 1001 Morehead Square Drive, Suite 250, Charlotte, NC 28203. As the media division for Spectrum and Spectrum News 1, we are your one-stop shop for the best products and ideas to reach anyone, anywhere, on any screen. We provide our advertising partners with full transparency in reporting on all of the data that is important to tracking and measuring the success of their campaigns.  Offering best-in-class advertising solutions from linear TV, a full suite of digital products, Streaming TV, award-winning production and more. Spectrum Reach can give businesses the best targeting, the smartest data, expert local support, and results you can measure. Click here to learn more. 


Swinerton – 2550 W. Tyvola Road, Suite 460, Charlotte, NC 28217. Delivering project excellence and peace of mind for our clients is the focus of Swinerton. Since our inception in 1888, Swinerton remains a forward-thinking company operating on accountability and integrity. Headquartered in San Francisco with 16 regional offices across the United States, our ability to respond to each project challenge, regardless of size, location or complexity, is a hallmark of delivering success to our clients. Our clients enjoy the convenience of a local team combined with the stability of a $3.7 billion national company. Please contact Jared Hoeflich @ 704-797-7256 and visit for more information.

Thorlo, Inc. - 2210 Newton Drive, Statesville, NC 28677. Founded in 1953, Statesville, NC based THOR•LO, Inc., the originator of activity specific socks, is committed to providing the ultimate in foot protection. Over 35 years of scientific research backs the Thorlos® promise of “Your Feet Will Feel Better or Your Money Back.” All Thorlos® products are designed to protect the foot from activity-specific demands. For more information, contact Tracy Harris @ 704-872-6522 or visit


Thorneburg Hosiery Mills, Inc. - 2210 Newton Drive, Statesville, NC 28677. Founded in 1953, Statesville, NC based Thorneburg Hosiery Mills, Inc., the originator of activity specific socks, is committed to providing the ultimate in foot protection. Over 35 years of scientific research backs the Thorlos® promise of “Your Feet Will Feel Better or Your Money Back.” All Thorlos® products are designed to protect the foot from activity-specific demands. For more information, visit

United Hospitality Services, LLC - 7990 Second Flag Drive, Suite 200, Austell, GA 30168. UHS Linen provides smart solutions to the high-end hospitality markets. We provide both “rental” and “customer owned goods” linen and laundry service programs depending on our customers’ preferences. Our business is designed to enable our customers to plan programs configured exclusively to meet the specific needs of their facilities. For more information, visit or call (678) 695-5000.

VirusChain - VirusChain™ provides a platform for tracking and mitigating viral infections including COVID-19. Using a private blockchain platform, VirusChain™ can help track health information while maintaining personal privacy. Information can be collected by answering a few questions each time an employee arrives to work, so customers have confidence businesses are providing a safe environment. For more information, contact Darnell Jonas at


Regular Members

AC Hotel Charlotte SouthPark – 1824 Roxborough Road, Charlotte, NC 28211. Immerse yourself in the sophisticated, European-inspired design of the new AC Hotel Charlotte SouthPark. Purposefully created to allow busy travelers to relax, focus & connect with others, our new hotel is six miles from Charlotte’s city center and 11 miles from Charlotte Douglas International Airport. For more information, contact Taylor Lugar at 704.281.2080 or visit

AC Hotel by Marriott Charlotte Ballantyne - 14819 Ballantyne Village Way, Charlotte, NC 28277. AC Hotel Charlotte Ballantyne is a unique experience featuring 186 guestrooms with large windows providing views of Uptown and the surrounding suburbs.  Situated within Ballantyne Village, guests enjoy dining and shopping.  Our 16th floor Panorama Ballroom has breathtaking views making it the ideal location for weddings, corporate or social events. For more information, contact Jaime Magnanti at 704-752-0013 or visit

BatteryXchange - 17045 Greenlawn Hills Ct, Charlotte, NC 28213. Batteryxchange enables smartphone users to rent poratble batteries. We provide users with the ability to pick up and drop off batteries at convenient locations through our mobile application and kiosks. We partner with event venues, hotels, restaurants, and other businesses to enhance their customer experience, while providing additional revenue opportunites. For more information contact Desmond Wiggan at or visit

CDS Concierge – 9911 Rose Commons Drive, E -154, Huntersville, NC 28078. CDS Concierge is a luxury concierge company that manages the front desk for luxury apartment communities, condos, hotels and commercial properties. In addition, we provide executive concierge services for corporate and private events. For more information, visit


El Thrifty Social - 1115 N Brevard Street, Suite 100, Charlotte, NC 28206. El Thrifty is a mexican-inspired cantina, bar and gaming venue located in Optimist Hall. For more information, contact Andrea Nivens at 980-949-7837 or visit

GarlandBurks Marketing - GarlandBurks is a creative marketing team based in Charlotte that wants to put a creative & personal touch on your marketing. We believe that telling your story and connecting with your customers is crucial and our focus is on branding, content creation, web design, and social media. For more information, contact Heather and Walter Burks at or visit


Hamilton Stephens Steele + Martin, PLLC - 525 N Tryon Street, Suite 1400, Charlotte, NC 28202. Hamilton Stephens is a business litigation firm that looks to give its clients the added edge with a mix of aggressive action and practical bottom line advice and perspective for its clients. The firm is especially well regarded in the construction, municipality, and insolvency law areas. Learn more at

Hospitality Staffing Solutions – 1409 East Blvd., Suite 8 Charlotte, NC 28203. As the largest national staffing company specializing in hospitality staff, Hospitality Staffing Solutions (HSS) provides the most highly regarded properties with a superior, reliable and motivated work force every day. Providing a valuable workforce asset is a two-step process: first hire the right people and secondly, managing them properly. HSS achieves both. For more information, visit

The Morehead Inn - 1122 East Morehead Street, Charlotte, NC 28204. The Morehead Inn is Charlotte’s most unique Southern estate.  Built originally in 1917 for Charles and Margorie Coddington, the home was designed for entertaining.  The Inn has been hosting overnight guests in its 12 luxury rooms and suites since 1985.  Today, the ultra-private Inn hosts some of Charlotte’s most important social events, from weddings, fundraisers, reunions, board meetings, retreats, and symposia. For more information, visit or contact Dorrys McArdle at 704-376-3357.

NarroWay Productions – 3327 Hwy 51, Fort Mill, SC 29715. NarroWay is a top-rated tourist destination presenting rousing state-of-the-art musicals and audience interactive mystery dinner shows. One-of-a-kind Christian entertainment, chef-prepared dinners, and a load of Southern hospitality make NarroWay a "must see" destination! A great meeting space too! Seats 350. See

OmShera Hotel Group – 5110 Piper Station Drive, Charlotte, NC, 28277. OmShera specializes in acquiring, developing, renovating and operating properties and turning them into award-winning market leaders. We partner with some of the world’s most respected brands in hospitality. We’re a team of entrepreneurs who measure success one property at a time. Our newest development, Home2 Suites Charlotte Piper Glen opens July 2019 with 2 additional properties to follow in Rea Farms and Dilworth. Please contact Lisa Brown @ 980-215-0055 and visit for more information.


On Site Audio Visual – 1648 Pine PL, Clearwater, FL 33755. We customize our services to your property's needs and immerse our team into your culture, utilizing the latest innovative technology and professional hospitality-minded staff.
• Staffing that fits with your brand
• 30 years of experience with an established reputation
• Customized services that result in seamless integration
• Professional audio visual technicians
• Management that provides five-star service to you and your guests
• Ability to service all of your clients’ meeting needs from the boardroom to the ballroom
For more information, please visit


Queen City Hotels + Management – 5301 Equipment Dr. Charlotte, NC 28262. Queen City Hotels + Management aims to provide an enjoyable andauthentic hospitality experience. Please contact Peter Patel @ 704- 921-9123.

Republic Services- 3358 Hwy 51 N, Fort Mill, SC 29715. Republic Services is Reliable, Environmentally Responsible Recycling and Trash Company offering Free Blueprint Waste Assessments along with Universal and Electronic Recycling services designed to meet your companies specific service needs. Republic Services offers simple solutions and a one stop shop partnership with our customers. “We Will Handle It From Here.” Please contact Stephanie O’Shields @ 8032-222-2917 and visit


Queen Park Social - 4125 Yancey Road, Charlotte, NC. Queen Park Social is Charlotte's SouthEnd social club where you can gather with friends - old, new, and not met yet - to eat, drink and have a damn good time! For more information, contact Andrea Nivens at 980-819-5625 or visit

Topgolf Charlotte University
9110 Drivers Way, Charlotte NC 28262. At Topgolf Charlotte University we believe that every great time starts with play, is fueled by food and drinks, moved by music and all made possible through community. Here at Topgolf, we’ve made socializing a sport through a blend of technology and entertainment. Our Topgolf features 102 climate-controlled hitting bays for year-round comfort with HDTVs in every bay and throughout our sports bar & restaurant. Please contact Jade Green at for any Topgolf needs! You can also visit their website by clicking here  for more information.

Upshift- 756 Tyvola Rd Suite 111, Charlotte, NC 28217. Upshift is a W2 staffing platform that is changing the way how businesses find, schedule, and manage their contingent workforce. It provides employers with instant access to vetted workers and allows businesses to choose who comes to work for them. Upshift employs all Upshifters as W2 employees and it is the employer of record. Upshift carries Workers Comp, Unemployment, EPLI, and various other insurance policies, so clients never worry about HR and liability headaches again. As the workforce changes, the Upshift W2 staffing platform is the only solution that businesses can rely and depend on. And the best part is, Upshift's success rate is over double industry standards due to our technology, processes, and high-quality workforce. Please contact Eugene Kozhevnikov @ (704) 705-5555 and visit for more information.

WaterWalk Charlotte - 1525 West Arrowood Road, Charlotte, NC 28217. WaterWalk Charlotte is a brand new, beautiful community offering fully-furnished hotel suites and unfurnished, all-inclusive apartments. Our one-, two-, and three-bedroom floorplans feature spacious living areas, large kitchens with granite countertops, stainless-steel appliances, wood-style plank flooring, and washers/dryers. Stay a few days or settle in for a while. We’ll be here 24/7 to take exceptional care of you! For more information, contact Chelsea Stone at 980-495-4560 or visit Click here to see a photo!