35 Years of Iconic Luxury: Four Seasons Hotel Chicago Shines Bright as a Beacon of Hospitality and Heartfelt Connections in the Windy City

From grand opening to grandeur: celebrating three and a half decades of timeless elegance and twenty unwavering hospitality stars who embody hospitality with heart
January 10, 2024,
Chicago, U.S.A.

Celebrating an illustrious 35 years of unwavering excellence, Four Seasons Hotel Chicago, an iconic beacon of luxury in the heart of Chicago, proudly pays homage to the true architects of its success—the dedicated individuals who have been the heartbeat of this distinguished establishment since its grand opening. Raising a toast to three and a half decades of unparalleled hospitality, we shine a spotlight on the remarkable journey shared with twenty incredible employees who have been an integral part of the Hotel’s story from day one. Their commitment, passion, and dedication have not only shaped the legacy of Four Seasons Hotel Chicago but have also defined the epitome of timeless service in the ever-evolving landscape of luxury hospitality.

Step into the shoes of the Hotel’s devoted service professionals and discover the heartbeat of our commitment to turning moments into cherished memories.

Donell Bonaparte, Reservations Supervisor

The art of impeccable service commences well before guests arrive. From the moment a reservation is made, the Hotel’s seasoned reservation specialists embark on a mission to transform a mere booking into an extraordinary experience, pouring passion and expertise into every detail. Reservations Supervisor Donell Bonaparte is a familiar and warm voice crafting extraordinary guest experiences, ensuring every stay is seamless. From recommending the ideal suite to orchestrating Spa or restaurant reservations, Don has been the cornerstone of trust for years.

"I'm surrounded by like-minded people who are just as passionate as I am when it comes to guest satisfaction. If David Letterman were to name Don's Top 10 Best Friends, nine of those slots would be filled by former Chicago Four Seasons employees. My mother would fill the tenth slot."

Embark on a vibrant journey through the eyes of the people who make the Hotel’s 35th Anniversary possible. Follow along on social media.