100 episodes

Travel Channel's Anthony Melchiorri and hotel industry expert and No Vacancy podcast host Glenn Haussman empower your business, your career and your life.

Checking In with Anthony & Glen‪n‬ Anthony Melchiorri & Glenn Haussman

    • Entrepreneurship
    • 5.0 • 396 Ratings

Travel Channel's Anthony Melchiorri and hotel industry expert and No Vacancy podcast host Glenn Haussman empower your business, your career and your life.

    297: This Pre-Open Hotel Technology Changes Everything!

    297: This Pre-Open Hotel Technology Changes Everything!

    This is super cool. We caught up with our friends from HITT Contracting Inc., and Peter Lanfranchi shares this neat technology they're using to help hoteliers visualize a hotel construction project as it comes together, each step of the way. They're speeding up construction time, decision making and saving people trips to the site too. This is some serious cool stuff and we're showing it off.

    • 49 min
    296: Global Hotel Alliance CEO on State of Global Travel

    296: Global Hotel Alliance CEO on State of Global Travel

    Christopher Hartley is CEO of the world’s largest alliance of independent hotel brands. Global Hotel Alliance, which uses a shared technology platform for its member brands, and operates a multi-brand loyalty program, DISCOVERY, which helps smaller brads compete against the huge companies. We discuss the global travel outlook, the push for leisure travel and how hotels will need to change who they market to and how they do it once the pandemic is finally out of our collective lives.

    • 50 min
    295: What Hospitality Students Are Dying to Know! And We Answer Truthfully!

    295: What Hospitality Students Are Dying to Know! And We Answer Truthfully!

    Hospitality students turn the tables on Anthony, Kimberly Christner, CEO of Cornerstone Hospitality, LLC and myself. Find out what's on the minds of these young hoteliers as they pepper us with questions to make sure they'll be the next greatest team member. Gaby Turiel, University of Nevada-Las Vegas. Diana Lopez, Florida Atlantic University; Snigda Madaraju, George Mason University.

    • 1 hr 24 min
    294: Hotelier Sues For Covid Relief! Plus, CEO on Reinventing hiHotels

    294: Hotelier Sues For Covid Relief! Plus, CEO on Reinventing hiHotels

    Hotelier and former AAHOA Chair Tarun Patel is suing his insurance company for not paying out on his business interruption insurance. Then, President & CEO Chris Guimbellot of hihotels discusses his franchising strategy for brands such as Red Carpet Inn, Scottish Inns, Master Hosts Inns, Downtowner Inns and Passport Inn.

    • 50 min
    293: Luxury On Central Park: The Pierre

    293: Luxury On Central Park: The Pierre

    Great interview! Francois-Olivier Luiggi, General Manager of The Pierre New York, A Taj Hotel, about the art of delivering world class service to world leaders, celebrities, high profile CEOs and they continue living up to their Five Star Service during the pandemic. Plus, learn the value of having a back up stunt duck.

    • 1 hr 4 min
    292: How To Best Position Yourself For Hotel Employment

    292: How To Best Position Yourself For Hotel Employment

    We talk to Chris Rutt, VP of Talent Acquisition & Development for Crestline Hotels & Resorts about how people can increase their chances in a job search. But first we hear from Del Ross about some employment and wage statistics.

    • 1 hr 5 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
396 Ratings

396 Ratings

Globie fan! ,

By far the best......

....hospitality industry podcast. Timely, insightful and thought provoking....plus outstanding interviews with leaders from all aspects of the business. Best way to keep up with the latest trends and issues. I grab lunch and tune-in in my office everyday. Thanks Anthony Melchiorri and Glenn Haussmann for producing such a thoughtful and entertaining show!

Bdrag24 ,

The Best

By far the best podcast for hoteliers. They have amazing guests and REAL needed conversations.

MarcAnthony9999 ,

A great resource for hoteliers...

The Checking In podcast with Anthony and Glenn is entertaining as much as it is informative. These industry giants not only have a passion for hospitality, they care equally about all the people behind it. These gentlemen are true thought leaders and contributors to the thousands of their listeners as well as their weekly panel guests. Don’t miss a session!

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