CHICAGO – November 6, 2023 –The Gettys Group Companies is thrilled to announce its 35th
anniversary as a prominent force in the world of hospitality. Established by four classmates
from the Cornell Hotel School, Gettys has been at the forefront of delivering exceptional
guest experiences and enriching brands through thousands of projects around the world.
“We have so much to celebrate,” said Andrew J. Fay, Co-Founder and President.
“Encouraged and inspired by our amazing clients, collaborators, partners, and guests over
the last 35 years, we have created a firm we are incredibly proud of. It’s been a memorable
journey and a privilege to work with such a talented, creative, hardworking team of
Since 1988, Gettys has cultivated an impressive portfolio of integrated projects as brand
builders, interior designers, procurement experts, and developers, working together with
some of the world’s leading owners and brands – transforming, elevating, and consistently
creating value – solidifying their reputation as an industry trailblazer.
Their impact is considerable. In fact, nearly 500,000 guests across the globe check into a
Gettys-designed hotel each day.
“At Gettys, we’ve always been driven by an obsessive focus on the guest experience, which
underpins all the work we do,” said Roger G. Hill II, Co-Founder and Chairman. “Our success
over the years has been shaped by our unwavering commitment to trust, reliability, and
integrity in all our relationships.”
Hill continued, “As we celebrate our 35th anniversary, Gettys reflects on our past
achievements with pride and looks forward to a bright future filled with continued growth and
innovation. The firm has never been more strategically and culturally focused and will
continue to embrace new talent and cultivate team members’ skill sets and passions.”
With a legacy of unparalleled success and a dynamic team of experts, Gettys is poised for
further growth and continued contributions to the exciting and ever-evolving global hospitality
To learn more, visit gettys.com.
About The Gettys Group Companies
The Gettys Group Companies is a family of hospitality-focused companies dedicated to
creating the inspired moments that stay with guests, residents and tenants, and the defined
details that enrich brands. For almost 35 years, Gettys has executed integrated projects
around the globe, as brand builders, interior designers, procurement experts and developers,
collaborating with the world’s leading owners and brands. While Gettys’s portfolio comprises
thousands of hospitality projects, the team is most proud of its enduring relationships built on
trust, reliability, and integrity.
Whether designing interiors for all tiers of the chain scale, stewarding new developments,
launching exciting brands or demystifying the procurement process – clients can count on
Gettys to elevate and transform, to make things easy and, most importantly, to create value.