Brian Wogernese

President & CEO



Brain Wogernese was a featured speaker at HotelSpaces ’16.

Brian Wogernese and his family live in the Neenah, WI. Brian, has been working in the hotel industry since 1990, and started WHG Companies, LLC in 1999. With over 25 years’ experience in the hotel industry, Brian expertise lies in the areas of asset/liability management, sales and marketing strategies, accounting procedures design and implementation, cash management, hotel operations and labor controls, market planning and segmentation, pre-opening, new acquisition, and hotel conversions. Brian, President and Co-founder, started Cobblestone Hotels in 2008. Since its conception, Cobblestone Hotels, LLC has grown to over 100 hotels open and or under development in 15 States. Cobblestone Hotels offers a brand umbrella that focuses on filling the lodging needs of many smaller communities by introducing a upper mid-scale brand and offering hotel owners a supportive conversion brand. In addition, Brian co-founded BriMark Builders in 2008 which is a leading construction company focusing on the hospitality industry.