Luckeys Hotel Tops off at 5 Stories

Luckey`s Management Inc., Hotel Management and Development, announces the topping off of its newest property, the Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites, Ft. Lauderdale Airport/Cruise Port. Located at 1150 W. State Rd. 84 in the heart of the Airport, Cruise Port, Convention and Corporate districts - construction is on target with the recent topping off and planned opening next Spring.
Two South Florida construction firms, Roepnack Corporation and R.C.I., Inc., are working together to build this hotel. “We count Luckey`s Management among our many long-standing relationships,” said CEO Robert Roepnack. “We`re pleased to serve their construction needs and to add this Holiday Inn to our roster of hotel projects. The facility will serve the community well.” According to Robb Imperato, president of R.C.I., completion of the project is scheduled for April 2004. “The topping off signals an important milestone of this project,” he said. “We`re moving forward right on schedule.”
Founded in 1968, Roepnack Corporation has completed more than $150 million in construction projects in the last decade. R.C.I. Inc. is a full-service general contracting firm with principals active in the Southeast Florida construction industry since 1979.
Luckey`s Management Inc. is a young, aggressive company managing and developing properties in the Florida East Coast area. Their portfolio includes: Luckey`s Motel, Dania Beach; Comfort Suites Ft. Lauderdale Airport West; Best Western Ft. Lauderdale Inn; Super 8 Motel, Melbourne; and the Best Western Sebastian Hotel & Suites opening Spring 2004.
Andre Georges, Manager of the Comfort Suites Ft. Lauderdale Airport West will move to the Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites as the new General Manager. “I am really excited to have the opportunity to open and manage the newest property for Luckey`s Management Inc.,” expressed Mr. Georges. “The location is ideal for the Corporate, Convention, Cruise and Small Group Markets popular in Ft. Lauderdale. Our Sales Office is already marketing the property and booking group business,” added Mr. Georges.