Dynamic Group opens first of three new hotels in Hamilton County this fall

Chattanooga-based hotel developer planning for more hotels in Tampa, Florida, and Cleveland, Tennessee

Staff photo by Matt Hamilton / The new TownePlace Suites by Marriott in East Ridge on Thursday, September 22, 2022.

Rosh Amin admits that it "may have been crazy" in the eyes of many to start building three new hotels in Hamilton County during the pandemic, when hotel bookings stalled and travel spending plunged by 30% in Hamlton County and 42% nationwide in 2020.

But as tourism bounces back, the head of the Dynamic Group remains confident, not only in the growth of Chattanooga's travel industry, but also in ability of Dynamic to capture both business and leisure travelers with the new Marriott-affiliated hotels.

The Dynamic Group is spending $49 million and adding 309 hotel rooms at its newest Hamilton County hotels in East Ridge, East Brainerd and Hixson. Next year, Dynamic is planning to open other new hotels in Cleveland, Tennessee, and Tampa, Florida, as it continues to expand across the Southeast.