• Noble Investment Group is founded in Atlanta, GA

    Noble opens its first hotel: the Hampton Inn in Peachtree City, Georgia and becomes one of the first franchisees of Promus Hotels which later becomes acquired by Hilton

    RTC closed 747 failed Savings and Loan institutions

    Noble becomes a franchisee of Marriott International

    Noble opens its 10th hotel. The Homewood Suites Atlana Buckhead - representing the 50th Homewood Suites in the system.

  • 1998

    Russian Financial Crisis

    priceline.com goes online

    1999

    Noble partners with America’s Promise to provide educational opportunities to underprivileged children

    Noble closes its first Hospitality Real Estate Fund with $40 million in equity commitments

    2000

    Noble reaches $100 million in investments and 1,000 rooms in the same year

    Dot Com Bubble Bursts – The end of the Dot Com Boom

    GPS access becomes unrestricted (previously only the military had access)

  • 2001

    Noble acquires the Franklin Marriott Cool Springs which goes on to win several Marriott and Noble awards for quality and performance

    9-11

    Homeland Security is Established

    Enron files Chapter 11

    2002

    World Com files Chapter 11

    2003

    Noble closes its second Hospitality Real Estate Fund with $182 million in equity commitments

    Noble establishes public-private investment platform through the acquisition of Stormont Development Group

    US and Allied Forces invade Iraq

    2005

    Noble becomes a franchisee of Starbucks Coffee

    Noble develops the first LEED Certified hotel in the state of Georgia and one of the first in the United States

  • 2006

    Noble becomes a franchisee of Starwood Hotels and Resorts

    Noble reaches the $1 billion investment mark and 10,000 rooms in the same year

    2007

    Noble helps launch Hyatt Hotel’s franchise platform and is honored with Hyatt’s North America Strategic Partnership Award

    Noble closes its third Hospitality Real Estate Fund with $310 million in equity commitments

    2008

    INC 500 ranks Noble among the top 500 Private Companies in the United States

    Lehman Brothers fails and declares bankruptcy

    2009

    Noble receives Marriott's Partnership Circle Award – Marriott's highest honor

  • 2010 - 2013

    Noble makes $1 billion of investments

    2013

    Noble closes its fourth Hospitality Real Estate Fund to invest over two years

    2014

    Noble increases same-store hotel RevPAR for the 21st consecutive year

  • 2014

    Noble ranks among the top Private Companies in Atlanta for the 10th consecutive year.

    Noble ranks among the top hospitality firms in the U.S. for 12th consecutive year.

    Noble ranks among the top Private Equity Firms in Atlanta for the 5th consecutive year.

    Noble makes more than $500 million of investments

  • Noble closes its fifth Hospitality Real Estate Fund to invest over two years.

    Noble ranks among the top hospitality firms in the U.S. for 13th consecutive year.

  • 2016

    Noble ranks among the top Private Companies in Atlanta for the 10th consecutive year.

    Noble ranks among the top hospitality firms in the U.S. for 14th consecutive year.

    Noble ranks among the top minority-owned firms in Atlanta.