Novogradac & Company Journal of Tax Credits
By MARK O’MEARA, SENIOR WRITER, NOVOGRADAC & COMPANY LLP
While the city of Fond du Lac, Wis., only has about 43,000 residents, it remains a corporate business hub to the area.
Business Sector, Community Call for Luxury Hotel in Downtown Fond du Lac, Wis.
Companies such as Mercury Marine, Alliance Laundry and Agnesian HealthCare have their headquarters in the area–but the city didn’t have a luxury hotel to service the business and leisure sectors.
Legendary Hotels is refurbishing the historic Hotel Retlaw. “The city is a hidden gem from a corporate business standpoint. There are lots of corporate headquarters in the region,” said Dennis Doucette, a principal-partner at Legendary Hotels. “The business community wanted a luxury product downtown.”