About Slate Hospitality Group

Beginning as an independent owner/operator, Slate Hospitality Group has grown due to its success implementing creative marketing strategies and combining them with exceptional customer service programs.

Fusing development services with operational support, Slate Hospitality Group is positioned to contribute to every aspect of a hotel. From a conceptual idea to an existing, mature property, we can assist with any facet specific to your needs.

Our Team

Meet the team behind SlateHG.


Brian Wogernese

Brian Wogernese, CEO, has been working in the hotel industry since 1990, and started SHG Companies In 1999 ...


Kim Wogernese

Kim has served as the Chief Financial Officer of SHG Companies, LLC since its conception in 2007. With over 15 years experience working in the hospitality services industry...

VP of Operations

Steph Brooks

:Stephanie Brooks has been working in hotels since 1997. With over 18 years’ experience in the hotel business, Stephanie has worked in many facets of...

Regional Manager

Tara McLaughlin

Tara joins SHG with a diverse background in hotel management, sales and marketing, and team building. Getting her start in the hotel industry in 1992, Tara has held numerous ...

Regional Manager

Brad Vanden Boom

Prior to joining SHG as Regional Director, Brad held General Manager or Regional Director positions for over 20 years in diverse markets such as Urban large cities, Resort ...

Regional Manager

Heidi Shervey

Prior to joining SHG as Regional Director Heidi was the General Manager for the Cobblestone Hotel & Suites of Chippewa Falls & Wissota Chophouse. Heidi also worked ...

Regional Manager

Julie Hellman

Julie Hellman brings extensive knowledge of the current client base in the Midwest market to her position as a Regional Manager with SHG. Having...

Property Support Manager

Cassandra Haack

Bio coming soon...

Senior Staff Accountant

Sarah Zuehlke

Sarah brings fifteen years of bookkeeping and financial experience with her. Earlier that year, Sarah earned ...

Property Support Manager

Margaret Parrill

Margaret’s hospitality industry began in 2008 after working 15 years in the retail industry. She has a passion...

Property Support Manager

Dylan Thomas

Bio coming soon...

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