Future Hospitality is a podcast dedicated to sharing the best ideas, insights, inspiration, and innovations from the brightest minds in the hospitality industry.
#26: Creating an Immersive Outdoor Lodging Experience w/ Corey Weathers
In this episode, we speak with Corey Weathers, Co-Founder, and CEO at ROAM Beyond — a concept that brings mobile living experience and refined off-the-grid lodging unlike any other. Using environmentally conscious materials, designed in modern and interesting ways.
During our conversation, we learn about Corey’s background and how this idea came to life, lessons that he’s learned along the way, and the exciting future in store for ROAM.
#25: Inviting Guests to Live While Traveling w/ Billy Skelli-Cohen
Today, we have the pleasure of chatting with Billy Skelli-Cohen, Co-Founder at Àterre a new brand that blends the warmth of a second home, the ease of a guest house, and the delight of a hotel under one roof, inviting guests to live while traveling.
During the conversation, we learn more about the vision for Àterre, how Billy and Liran Wizman came up with the idea, and what the future holds for this exciting new hospitality brand.
#24: Paying Homage Through A New Kind of Hospitality w/ Damon Lawrence
In this episode, we have the pleasure of speaking with Damon Lawrence, Co-Founder and Creative Director at Homage Hospitality Group. A new hotel brand that aims to inspire innovators through redesigning the hospitality experience.
During our discussion we get to hear about Damon’s own journey in hospitality and how Homage came to be, we find out how Damon has overcome challenges after challenges, and hear about some exciting new things in store for Homage.
#23: Executing Great Design Amidst Creative Restraints w/ Tom Parker
In this episode, we have the pleasure of chatting with Tom Parker, Co-Founder of Fettle — a boutique interior architecture and design firm that specializes in hospitality.
During our discussion, we’ll find out how Tom and his business partner, Andy, started Fettle and how it’s evolved over the years, we’ll learn about how they successfully manage the tension between great design and budgetary constraints and also hear about some exciting projects they’ve been working on that will be opening soon.
#22: Connecting & Engaging Through Transformational Travel w/ Mona Lewicka
In this episode, we have the pleasure of speaking with Mona Lewicka, Director of Connections and Partnerships at The Transformational Travel Council — a transformation design organization aimed at changing the way travelers engage with the world around us.
During our conversation, we’ll learn about what Transformational Travel is and why it matters, find out how the TTC started and their vision for the future, and also discuss how even an otherwise mundane business trip can become a transformative experience.
#21: Creating Properties That Mean Something to Somebody w/ Ben Rafter
Today we have the pleasure of speaking with Ben Rafter, President, and CEO of Springboard Hospitality — one of the largest boutique hotel management companies on the west coast, with 36 hotels and resorts in 11 states.
During our chat, we get to hear the interesting story about Ben's journey in hospitality and what led him to where he is now, how he and his team are creating more custom-tailored local guides at their properties, and the important role that technology and data play in the guest experience.
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So glad to see that this podcast is now live! Jeremy and Dustin know their stuff inside and out. Their insight, combined with the insight of their guests, provide industry leaders with some of the most valuable information to help their businesses grow. Good stuff!