Creative Hospitality Associates has been involved in various projects. Included in those projects are services rendered for operation’s consultation: including training, leadership workshops, food and beverage menu development, marketing and branding, new operations development and existing operations evaluation. Our team is made up of experienced professionals whose understanding of the hospitality industry encompasses the various disciplines to bring about success.

We have included a list of varied contacts who our firm has been involved with on a variety of different projects. Please feel free to contact any one of these contacts if you have any questions in addition to any additional information.

We are the preferred consulting company for referrals by Lettuce (Entertain You) Consulting


John Buchanan, President

Lettuce Entertain You Consulting

5419 N. Sheridan Rd., Chicago, Illinois 60640

Phone: 773.878.7340


Mr. Dan Garvy, MS, CPRP

Director of Parks & Recreation

Lisle Park District

Phone: 630-964-3410 Ext. 4310



Mr. Robert Prosser, President

Hotel Henrici Management Corporation

7550 E. State St., Rockford, Illinois 61108

Phone: 815.218.3693


Mr. Donald M. Kurdziel

Lincoln Property Company

120 N. LaSalle – Suite 1755, Chicago, Illinois 60606

Phone: 312.315.8780


Mr. Richard Nelson, Esq.

Cohen, Todd, Kite, & Stranford

Trustee: Claddagh Irish Pubs

250 E. Fitfth St., Cincinnati, Ohio

Phone: 513.333.5255


Jim Lencioni, President & Principal

ARIA Group Architects, Inc.

830 N. Boulevard, Oak Park, Illinois 60301

Phone: 708.445.8400


Mr. Russ Abell, General Manager

The Whitehall Hotel

105 E. Delaware Place, Chicago, Illinois 60611

Phone: 312.944.6300