Ryan and Carlson Companies created a joint venture for the development of the Hilton San Antonio Hill Country Hotel & Spa, formerly known as Radisson Resort Hill Country Hotel, a 227-key facility located within a lifestyle community. The concept combines the fullservice hospitality of the Hilton San Antonio Hill Country Hotel & Spa with year-round residential housing. The resort is filled with amenities: swimming pools, a signature spa, health club, first-class hospitality services and personal concierge attendance. Walking trails with themed gardens landscape the neighborly community. The development is adjacent to the championship Hill Country Golf Course and is in close proximity to Sea World. The project marked Ryan’s entrance into the South Central market and resulted in other projects in the region. The company’s success in the area ultimately led to the opening of Ryan’s South Central office in Austin, Texas.