The British billionaire entrepreneur Sir Richard Branson will lead the hotel for CK Global LLC. CK Global is a development entity led by Nashville construction executive Dean Chase. D.F. Chase, the general contractor, is said to be starting construction this spring.
The hotel separate from the hotel rooms will offer space for restaurants, shops, a recording studio, and 15 for sale penthouse units.
Virgin’s newest release was a 250-room, 26 story Virgin’s Hotel Chicago. The Miami based company says BLUR Workshop is the architect for the Virgin Hotels Nashville building. MARKZEFF DESIGN will handle the interior decorating.