INSPIRE 2022

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Peter Strebel

Chairman
Omni Hotels & Resorts
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Rika Lisslö

Vice President Acquisitions & Development
Hyatt
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Jennifer Barnwell

President
Curator Hotel & Resort Collection
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Alex Susskind

Professor & Director
Cornell SC Johnson College of Business
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Jonathan Falik

Founder & Chief Executive Officer
JF Capital Advisors
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Kenan Simmons

Senior VP Americas
Small Luxury Hotels of the World
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Nigel Hatcher

Vice President of Design and Project Management, Luxury Brands
Marriott International
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Scott Hammons

Vice President of Design and Construction
DiamondRock Hospitality, LP
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Helen Jorgensen

VP Design & Procurement, Host Hotels & Resorts Inc.
Host Hotels & Resorts Inc.
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David Israel

Senior Vice President
hotelAVE
Speaker Board Member

Tom McAlpin

President & CEO
Virgin Voyages
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Romy Bhojwani

Hospitality Portfolio Management
Brookfield Asset Management
Speaker Board Member NE Chapter

Neil Jacobs

CEO
Six Senses Hotels Resorts Spas
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Jay Morrow

Managing Director
Hodges Ward Elliott
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Herve Houdre

Founder
H2 Sustainability Consulting
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Kfir Levy

Co-Founder
Habitas
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Eduardo Castillo

Co-Founder
Habitas
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Feisal Jaffer

Global Brand Head for LXR Hotels & Resorts
Hilton Hotels & Resorts
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Elizabeth Blau

Founder & CEO
Blau + Associates
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David Tarr

Senior Vice President, Real Estate and Development, Americas
Hyatt
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Colin Cowie

CEO
Colin Cowie Lifestyle
Speaker Board Member

Chelsey Leffet

Senior Vice President
HVS
Speaker Board Member NE Chapter

Brian De Lowe

President and Co-Founder
Proper Hospitality
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Liz Palomino

Head of Travel
Google
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Michael Grove

Managing Director
HotStats
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Jamie Walker

President & CEO
Jet Linx Aviation
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Mathew Evins

Chairman & CEO
Evins Communications
Speaker Board Member

Roger Allen

Founder and Group CEO
Resources for Leisure Assets (RLA)
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Mia Kyricos

President and Founder
Kyricos & Associates, LLC
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Phil Keb

Executive Vice President
Gencom
Speaker Board Member

Patrick Huey

Vice President Spa & Retail, Montage International and Chairman of the Board, ISPA
Montage International
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Nelson Garrido

Senior Vice President Information Technology
Brookfield Properties
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Anna Bjurstam

Senior Strategic Adviser
Six Senses Hotels Resorts Spas
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Niamh O Connell

Group Vice President Wellness and Brand Experience
Rosewood Hotel Group
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Jeff David

President
Fitler Club
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Russell Kett

Chairman of the London Office
HVS
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Tiffany Cooper

Senior Vice President, Development - Americas
Kimpton Hotel & Restaurant Group
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Philippe Gombert

President
Relais & Chateaux
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Barak Hirschowitz

President
The International Luxury Hotel Association
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Jannes Soerensen FIH

General Manager
The Beaumont Hotel
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Valerie De Corte

Global Alliance & Partnership Director
Ecole hôtelière de Lausanne
Speaker EU Chapter

Philippe Leboeuf

General Manager & Area Vice President, Operations
Mandarin Oriental, Paris
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Michelle Russo

Founder & CEO
hotelAVE
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Rachel Rothman

Head of Hotels Research & Data Analytics
CBRE
Mentor Speaker Board Member NE Chapter

Bridget Tran

Founder
The Transformation Groupe
Mentor Speaker Board Member

Jeffrey Katz

CEO
Journera
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Chris Gabaldon

Senior Vice President, Luxury Brands
Marriott International
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Kevin Kelly

CEO
Sensei
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Gloria Fu

Independent Board Director
PropTech Investment Corporation II
Mentor Speaker Board Member NE Chapter

Adam John Crocini

Vice President and Global Head, Food & Beverage Brands
Hilton Hotels & Resorts
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Cindy Estis Green

Co-Founder & CEO
Kalibri Labs
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Arnold Donald

President and Chief Executive Officer
Carnival Corporation
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Sara Glenn

Chief Operating Officer Canada, Caribbean, Mexico and Central America
ACCOR
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Susan Santiago

Head of Lifestyle & Miraval Operations
Hyatt
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Ben Trodd

Vice President, Sales and Hotel Marketing
Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts
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Dr. Stowe Shoemaker

Dean
William F. Harrah College of Hospitality
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Anne Wilkinson

Principal
BAMO
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Vaughn Davis

General Manager (Dream Hollywood)
Dream Hotel Group
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Judy Chen

Vice President, Development, The Americas
Dream Hotel Group
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Javier Cano

Area General Manager, Los Angeles
Marriott International
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Ryan Webster

Chief Financial Officer
tabl’eau Filtered Water
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Jay Newman

Principal, Chief Operating Officer
The Athens Group
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James Henderson

CEO
Exclusive Resorts
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Phil Koserowski

Senior Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer
The Leading Hotels of the World
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Mark Kessler

President & COO
Kessler Collection Design and Development
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Michael Sullivan

Partner
Suncroft Hotels
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Bill Hirsch

Chief Executive Officer
Consolidated Hospitality Supplies
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Merv Moorhead

Director, Non-Commercial
General Mills Convenience and Foodservice
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Youri Sawerschel

Founder
Creative Supply
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Vincenzo Occhipinti

Investment Manager
Archer Hotel Capital
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Simon Allison

Founding Chairman
HOFTEL
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Monika Moser

Chief Operating Officer
Campbell House
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Luc Boschmans

Managing Director, Hospitality
Tristan Capital Ventures
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Julian Anthony

Head, Investments & Asset Management
Dorchester Group Limited
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Gordon Oldham

Founder
The Pavilions Group
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Dimitris Mittas

Vice President Finance
Global Asset Solutions
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Jennifer Dakin

Managing Director and Team Leader in Wells Fargo Bank’s Hospitality Finance Group
Wells Fargo
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