HEI Hotels & Resorts is a hospitality owner and operator based in Norwalk, Connecticut.
Founded by brothers Gary and Steve Mendell, HEI owns and manages over
50 full service, upper-upscale and luxury hotels and resorts throughout
the United States under brand names as Marriott, Hilton, Embassy Suites, Westin, Le Méridien and Sheraton.
HEI Hotels & Resorts is very involved in environmental
stewardship, investing in new technologies to cut energy use at its
properties. In 2011, President Obama selected HEI to participate in
"Better Building Challenge", and the company is a repeat winner of U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s Energy Star Partner of the Year.