Meeting Industry Innovator Dave Hinton Dies at 68

Meeting Industry Innovator Dave Hinton Dies at 68

The founder of hinton+grusich was Chicago-area legend.

Hinton+grusich, the Chicago-based national sales organization representing upscale meeting hotels and destinations, announced that its founder Dave Hinton passed away March 22.

Having begun his career in hotel sales in 1966 at The Shoreham Hotel in Washington, D.C., Hinton launched hinton+grusich, one of the industry’s first hotel sales representation firms, in 1986, along with colleag

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