unforgettable experiences

When it comes to hospitality developments, guest experience and brand identity are always top of mind. Ramaker pairs a range of in-house services with innovative thinking to create unforgettable experiences. Our architectural team’s extensive experience with prototype and custom designs has established Ramaker as a trusted partner for new developments, additions, conversions and rebranding projects, property improvement plans (PIPs), and renovations for franchised and non-franchised developments across the country.

Ramaker takes a relationship-oriented approach to hospitality projects—because great design requires close collaboration with clients and franchisors. Our valuable relationships allow us to create spaces that reflect our partners’ unique personalities and needs while adhering to brand standards. From small hotels to resorts with conference centers, our architects, engineers, and interior designers have the experience to navigate hospitality projects of all scopes and sizes.

nation-wide experience

Margaritaville Resort

Ft. Myers Beach, FL

Hilton Garden Inn

Iowa City, IA

AC by Marriott

St. Louis Park, MN




Kevin Hanson

Senior Architectural Project Manager

Mandy Christoph, NCIDQ

Interior Design Studio Lead

Jesse Messner

Architectural Operations Manager

Cassandra O’Connor

Architectural Project Manager



A multidiscipline architecture and engineering firm based in Sauk City, Wisconsin, Ramaker has completed successful hospitality projects at home and across the country. Our range of in-house architectural, engineering, and interior design services allows us to serve as a one-stop shop for hospitality developments.

For Ramaker, a project is more than services provided. The Ramaker team is equally invested in finding creative solutions that meet project specifications and building lasting relationships with clients. As a result of our employees’ efficiency and dedication, many clients trust Ramaker with ongoing work and future projects.

Explore our hospitality services and capabilities below.

From ground-up developments to renovations, Ramaker’s architectural team has the capacity to handle projects of all scopes and sizes.

Ramaker’s civil engineering team provides expert on-site engineering and land surveying services for hospitality projects.

Ramaker’s geotechnical experts execute detailed site investigations that include assessing the physical and structural properties of soil and rock. Upon investigation, our team engineers practical solutions for all types of horizontal and vertical structures, marginal sites, and construction issues.

Ramaker’s environmental consulting team consists of geologists, hydrologists, hydrogeologists, biologists, and environmental engineers. This range of expertise allows us to provide practical and expedient solutions for all types of projects, no matter how unique they may be.

Ramaker’s interior design team coordinates with clients, vendors, and general contractors to design high-quality interior spaces that meet budgetary demands.

Ramaker’s engineering team has the experience, qualifications, licensing, personnel, and equipment to meet any client’s land surveying needs.

Ramaker works directly with clients and local municipalities to develop the most efficient use of space for hospitality projects.

Ramaker’s MEP team offers strategic consulting, master planning, system design, maintenance analysis, and construction administration services for hospitality developments.

Our structural engineers are experts in modern and efficient design solutions that leverage proven technology and reduce costs.

brand experience

Ramaker’s hospitality team maintains strong relationships with major franchisors, keeping our staff up to date with ever-changing brand standards. Our architects, designers, and engineers are trained in much more than 3D design, computer modeling, imaging, animation, and industry conventions and trends. They are also intimately familiar with operations and development strategies for hotels and resorts. This deep awareness of both brand families and the hospitality industry at large allows Ramaker employee-owners to help developers match appropriate products to various markets.

Our hospitality team has experience with the following brands:


Comfort Inn
Comfort Inn & Suites
Days Inn
MainStay Suites
Quality Inn
Rodeway Inn
Sleep Inn
Suburban Extended Stay


Embassy Suites
Hampton Inn
Hampton Inn & Suites
Hilton Garden Inn
Homewood Suites
Home2 Suites


AC Hotels
Aloft Hotels
Courtyard Hotels
Fairfield Inn & Suites
Marriott Hotels
Residence Inn
SpringHill Suites
TownePlace Suites
Westin Hotels


Candlewood Suites
Crowne Plaza
Holiday Inn
Holiday Inn Express
Staybridge Suites


Radisson Hotels
Park Plaza
Country Inn & Suites


Days Inn
Hawthorn Suites by Wyndham
Super 8 by Wyndham

Best Western

Best Western
Best Western Plus

Four Seasons


let’s talk.

Need a project team that can guide hospitality developments from planning to final inspections? Start a conversation with Ramaker today. Our experienced architects, engineers, interior designers, and project managers know how to respond to client needs and build consensus throughout a project cycle.