BlackRidge Companies Breaks Ground on the TownePlace Suites by Marriott in Cheyenne Wyoming

Cheyenne, WY – April 8th, 2013 – BlackRidge Companies, a Montana-based development firm, has commenced construction of a TownePlace Suites by Marriott in Cheyenne, WY. InterMountain Management LLC will provide pre-opening support and management services. 

The TownePlace Suites will offer Cheyenne business and leisure travelers a spacious, upscale residential-like atmosphere, an appealing alternative to the traditional hotel room.  Ideal for travelers needing accommodations for longer than one or two nights, this property offers studio, one and two-bedroom suites with fully equipped kitchens and separate living, working and sleeping areas.  

“We are excited to break ground on the TownePlace Suites by Marriott,” stated Jon Braxton, an owner of BlackRidge Companies.  “The TownePlace Suites will be a welcome addition to Cheyenne as the only upscale extended stay hotel serving complimentary breakfast with a range of amenities to serve guests looking for a home away from home and space to spread out and work.”

The four-story, 88-suite hotel is expected to open in Spring 2014.  The hotel is located on West Lincolnway approximately 1 mile east of the I-25 interchange on the way to the downtown area; the hotel will employ 20-25 associates.  Guest facilities include a meeting room, an In a Pinch Market for 24/7 snacks and sundries, fitness center, indoor pool, an outdoor patio/terrace with a fireplace, guest laundry, and free high-speed and wireless Internet in all guest rooms and public spaces. Housekeeping services are based on the guest’s schedule and length of stay.  There will be complimentary continental breakfast as well as 24-hour coffee service available.

About BlackRidge Companies

BlackRidge Companies is a privately owned and operated real estate development and holding company based in the heart of Southwest Montana.  BlackRidge specializes in developing premium-branded hotels nationwide as well as market rate multifamily apartment home communities.  For more information on BlackRidge, please visit

About InterMountain Management LLC

InterMountain Management LLC is a family owned and operated hotel company specializing in developing and operating select service and extended stay hotels across the U.S.  For more than 25 years, InterMountain Management has been recognized by the leading hotel brands as a franchise partner providing the highest levels of guest satisfaction and hotel quality.  InterMountain currently manages 75 premium-branded hotels across the U.S. For more information, please visit