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Welcome to HospitalityMD, where Hospitality is Everyone's Business! Join podcast host Kyle Allison each week to hear inspiring stories of hospitality in action from people at all levels of hotels & hospitality. This is the hospitality podcast where you can LEARN and be INSPIRED. It is our pleasure to serve you.

HospitalityM‪D‬ HospitalityMD

    • Management
    • 4.8 • 50 Ratings

Welcome to HospitalityMD, where Hospitality is Everyone's Business! Join podcast host Kyle Allison each week to hear inspiring stories of hospitality in action from people at all levels of hotels & hospitality. This is the hospitality podcast where you can LEARN and be INSPIRED. It is our pleasure to serve you.

    How to Become a Hotel Owner with Davonne Reaves

    How to Become a Hotel Owner with Davonne Reaves

    Hello and welcome back to HospitalityMD! This week we speak with Davonne Reaves who recently, along with her college roommate, became the first black women to own and operate a hotel under a major franchise when they purchased the Home2 Suites by Hilton in El Reno Oklahoma.

    You can find the Hospitality, M.D. Podcast on any of your favorite podcast services.

    Follow us on all of our socials:

    www.solo.to/hospitalitymd

    Website: www.hospitality-md.com

    Kyle:

    Email: Kyle@Hospitality-md.com

    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/kyle-allison-545156115/

    Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/kyle_hospitalitymd/

    Twitter: https://twitter.com/Kyle_HospMD

    Greg:

    Email: Greg@Hospitality-md.com

    LinkedIn :https://www.linkedin.com/in/gregfregoso/

    Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/gregfreg_

    Twitter: https://twitter.com/gregfreg_


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    • 59 min
    Is the Hospitality Industry the Right Fit for You? With Calvin Tilokee @Revparblems

    Is the Hospitality Industry the Right Fit for You? With Calvin Tilokee @Revparblems

    Hello and welcome back to HospitalityMD! This week we speak with Calvin Tilokee, CEO of Revpar Media & the man behind the famous @revparblems Instagram account. While Calvin is known for his sense of humor as the King of Hospitality memes, this episode wasn’t ALL jokes! He shared one of a kind stories and insights from his experiences as a hotelier and as a hotel guest. Tune in if you’ve ever questioned your belonging in hospitality. By the end of this episode, you should know if you truly do have the spirit of service required to be successful in hospitality.
    Be sure to find Calvin online here: https://campsite.bio/revparblems
    You can find the Hospitality, M.D. Podcast on any of your favorite podcast services.
    Follow us on all of our socials:
    www.solo.to/hospitalitymd
    Website: www.hospitality-md.com
    Kyle:
    Email: Kyle@Hospitality-md.com
    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/kyle-allison-545156115/
    Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/kyle_hospitalitymd/
    Twitter: https://twitter.com/Kyle_HospMD
    Greg:
    Email: Greg@Hospitality-md.com
    LinkedIn :https://www.linkedin.com/in/gregfregoso/
    Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/gregfreg_
    Twitter: https://twitter.com/gregfreg_

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    • 1 hr 9 min
    How to Get More Google Reviews in 2021 with Matt Murray and Justin Essner from Widewail

    How to Get More Google Reviews in 2021 with Matt Murray and Justin Essner from Widewail

    Hello and welcome back to HospitalityMD! This week we welcome back last week’s guest, Justin Essner to the show. Joining Kyle and Justin is Matt Murray, the CEO of Widewail. Think Tripadvisor is the end all, be all of review sites for hotels? So did we! Find out why you need to pay more attention to Google reviews for your hotel, restaurants or any business you run.
    You can connect with Matt here:  https://www.linkedin.com/in/mattmurray1/
    You can connect with Justin here: https://www.linkedin.com/in/justinessner/
    You can find the Hospitality, M.D. Podcast on any of your favorite podcast services.
    Follow us on all of our socials:
    www.solo.to/hospitalitymd
    Website: www.hospitality-md.com
    Kyle:
    Email: Kyle@Hospitality-md.com
    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/kyle-allison-545156115/
    Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/kyle_hospitalitymd/
    Twitter: https://twitter.com/Kyle_HospMD
    Greg:
    Email: Greg@Hospitality-md.com
    LinkedIn :https://www.linkedin.com/in/gregfregoso/
    Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/gregfreg_
    Twitter: https://twitter.com/gregfreg_

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    • 44 min
    Debunking Sales Myths: What is it Like to Work in Hotel Sales? with Justin Essner

    Debunking Sales Myths: What is it Like to Work in Hotel Sales? with Justin Essner

    Hello and welcome back to HospitalityMD! This week we welcome Justin Essner to the show. As our very first sales person on HospitalityMD, Justin helps debunk myths around the sales department by sharing his experience working for huge properties in the Orlando area.
    You can find the Hospitality, M.D. Podcast on any of your favorite podcast services.
    Follow us on all of our socials:
    www.solo.to/hospitalitymd
    Website: www.hospitality-md.com
    Kyle:
    Email: Kyle@Hospitality-md.com
    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/kyle-allison-545156115/
    Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/kyle_hospitalitymd/
    Twitter: https://twitter.com/Kyle_HospMD
    Greg:
    Email: Greg@Hospitality-md.com
    LinkedIn :https://www.linkedin.com/in/gregfregoso/
    Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/gregfreg_
    Twitter: https://twitter.com/gregfreg_

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    • 1 hr 12 min
    The Challenges of Being a Hotel Owner in 2021 with Rich Gandhi from Reform Lodging

    The Challenges of Being a Hotel Owner in 2021 with Rich Gandhi from Reform Lodging

    Hello and welcome back to another episode of HospitalityMD! This week, we sit down with Rich Gandhi, CEO of  Reform Lodging. Rich shares his thoughts on the challenges of being a hotel owner in 2021.  

    Find out more on Reform Lodging here: https://www.reformlodging.org/ 

    Connect with Rich on LinkedIn here: https://www.linkedin.com/in/rich-g-b70b0214/  

    You can find the Hospitality, M.D. Podcast on any of your favorite podcast services.  

    Follow us on all of our socials: www.solo.to/hospitalitymd  

    Website: www.hospitality-md.com   

    Kyle: 

    Email: Kyle@Hospitality-md.com  

    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/kyle-allison-545156115/  

    Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/kyle_hospitalitymd/  

    Twitter: https://twitter.com/Kyle_HospMD  

    Clubhouse: @Kyle_HospMD  

    Greg: 

    Email: Greg@Hospitality-md.com  

    LinkedIn :https://www.linkedin.com/in/gregfregoso/ 

    Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/gregfreg_  

    Twitter: https://twitter.com/gregfreg_  

    Clubhouse: @gregfregoso


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    • 1 hr 14 min
    What to Expect When Transitioning from a Small Hotel to a Large Hotel with David Mignano

    What to Expect When Transitioning from a Small Hotel to a Large Hotel with David Mignano

    Hello and welcome back to another episode of HospitalityMD!

    This week, we welcome David Mignano to the show! David is an experienced hotelier, podcast producer and now, podcast host! Tune in to hear David's story and advice on moving from a small limited service hotel to a large airport property.

    Be sure to check out David's podcast here: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC6HZof--qg1EVd9lmN9pOaQ

    David is also the segment producer for No Vacancy with Anthony and Glenn. You can find their podcast here: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCGTje9Wn4CSw59Bl4HcBadA

    Connect with David on LinkedIn here: https://www.linkedin.com/in/dmignano/

    You can find the Hospitality, M.D. Podcast on any of your favorite podcast services.

    Follow us on all of our socials:

    www.solo.to/hospitalitymd

    Website: www.hospitality-md.com

    Kyle:

    Email: Kyle@Hospitality-md.com

    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/kyle-allison-545156115/

    Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/kyle_hospitalitymd/

    Twitter: https://twitter.com/Kyle_HospMD

    Greg:

    Email: Greg@Hospitality-md.com

    LinkedIn :https://www.linkedin.com/in/gregfregoso/

    Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/gregfreg_

    Twitter: https://twitter.com/gregfreg_


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    • 56 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
50 Ratings

50 Ratings

DeVBrdgs ,

Five Stars Isn’t Enough

I truly love how informative this cast is. The insightful take Kyle has on the hotel industry is phenomenal. You won’t find another podcast out there like this one y’all better tap in!!!

NylleKen ,

Best podcast ever!!

I absolutely adore this podcast! The content is so wholesome and informative. Kyle’s voice is incredibly soothing and he’s really great and interviewing guests so that listeners can learn from other hoteliers. Love love love this podcast!

JonLINY ,

Truly an industry game changer

This podcast will change the way the industry is run. I love how insightful it is and how everyone articulates themselves so professionally.

If you truly love the hospitality industry, this is the podcast for you.

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