53 episodes

Podcast by J Public Relations

Priority Status J Public Relations

    • Society & Culture
    • 4.8 • 48 Ratings

Podcast by J Public Relations

    Hotel del Coronado’s Gina Petrone on Preserving the History of One of America’s Most Iconic Hotels

    Hotel del Coronado’s Gina Petrone on Preserving the History of One of America’s Most Iconic Hotels

    In this episode of Priority Status, Vice President, Marrissa Mallory uncovers the surprising secrets of the hotel that put Southern California on the map—Hotel del Coronado. She delves into the history of the grand Damme with "The Del’s" Heritage Manager Gina Petrone, and learns what it’s like to play host to celebrities and icons from Marilyn Monroe and Charlie Chaplin to Frank Sinatra and Al Pacino; Presidents from Franklin Roosevelt to Ronald Reagan, and America’s founding families including decades of Vanderbilts to Carnegies. The National Historic Landmark hotel—credited as the genesis the American beach vacation—has been serving up nostalgia to travelers far and wide for more than 130 years, and has completed big plans to ensure it preserves its prized nostalgia for generations of travelers to come.

    • 25 min
    EP52: Fora Travel Co-Founder Henley Vazquez Predicts the Future of the Travel Agency

    EP52: Fora Travel Co-Founder Henley Vazquez Predicts the Future of the Travel Agency

    In this episode of Priority Status, Vice President, Marrissa Mallory sits down with Henley Vazquez, seasoned travel advisor and co-founder of tech-forward travel agency, Fora, to hear about how she’s taking the travel agency—an industry built around cruises and fax machines—into the modern era of digitally-native collaboration and Instagram-worthy experiences. Vazquez talks about bringing the travel agency into the future via the creator economy, why every dollar we spend on travel and tourism matters, and why you should never forget to tip your bartender.

    • 21 min
    EP51: Sustainable Travel, A Mindful Approach with Under Canvas

    EP51: Sustainable Travel, A Mindful Approach with Under Canvas

    In this episode of Priority Status, Account Director Audrey Neidenbach, chats with Matt Gaghen, CEO and May Lilley CMO of Under Canvas, an upscale outdoor hospitality company with locations near America’s most iconic national parks and monuments. With sustainability continuing to be at the forefront of the travel industry, the conversation is centered around a company that is a leader in the outdoor hospitality space committed to inspiring connections with extraordinary places, people, and the planet by enhancing access to the outdoors. In addition to sharing details on the brand’s sustainable initiatives, efforts, partnerships and more, listeners will also get an overview of the Under Canvas experience, accommodations, unique amenities, locations and what to expect for the 2022 season.

    • 20 min
    EP50: Co-founder of Luna Bay Booch, Bridget Connelly, talks about The Business of Booch

    EP50: Co-founder of Luna Bay Booch, Bridget Connelly, talks about The Business of Booch

    In this episode of Priority Status, Account Director of Consumer, Monica Powers, chats with Bridget Connelly, the co-founder, and CEO of the country's only female-founded, owned and operated hard kombucha brand. Based in Chicago, Luna Bay Booch is taking a heavily dominated male industry by storm. The brand was born out of a desire to change the status quo and brew something better for ourselves, our minds, and our planet. All Luna Bay products are gluten-free, low in sugar, vegan, and naturally fermented to 6% for a boozy bite. With a mission of always giving back to the community, Luna Bay Booch also supports numerous non-profit organizations and is a proud partner of 1% For The Planet. Also, this episode celebrates International Women's Month and spotlights the unique initiative the brand is announcing to celebrate the occasion.

    • 27 min
    EP49: Author Gordy Megroz on National Geographic's 100 Slopes of a Lifetime

    EP49: Author Gordy Megroz on National Geographic's 100 Slopes of a Lifetime

    In the latest episode of Priority Status, Senior Vice President Tanya Scalisi sits down with Gordy Megroz, Author of National Geographic's forthcoming travel book, 100 Slopes of a Lifetime. During their conversation, Tanya and Gordy dive deep into how his love of skiing and journalism led him to becoming a member of the Outside magazine editorial team, and later approached by National Geographic to pen what will become one of the most beautiful and extensive mountain guides to date. Gordy shed light on some of his personal network's favorite destinations, from international destinations such as Japan, Switzerland (Zermatt) and France (Chamonix) to domestic mountains such as Aspen, Colorado, Jackson Hole, Wyoming and Stowe, Vermont. Gordy also lets our listeners in on a few "secret" destinations on his radar that are not to be missed. Currently, Gordy is a Colorado-based contributing editor for Outside magazine and is also a regular contributor to Men’s Journal, Bloomberg Businessweek, Wired, and SKI, where he writes investigative pieces, as well as profiles of athletes, companies, and places. 100 Slopes of a Lifetime is available to purchase on Amazon.com. To discover more episodes of Priority Status, please be sure to subscribe to the podcast, follow us on Instagram at @jpublicrelations or visit jpublicrelations.com.

    • 23 min
    EP48: Mindful Travel and Modern Hypnotherapy with Nicole Hernandez, The Traveling Hypnotist

    EP48: Mindful Travel and Modern Hypnotherapy with Nicole Hernandez, The Traveling Hypnotist

    In this episode of Priority Status, Nicole Hernandez, known as The Traveling Hypnotist, joins Abby Waters to discuss her vision for the future of hypnosis practice within the larger space of wellness and travel. Nicole is a clinical hypnotist, anxiety educator, speaker, and Resident Healer for the Four Seasons Hotel New York Downtown. She specializes in helping anxious high achievers become impactful, conscious leaders that can navigate life transitions such as career, relationships, money beliefs, and lifestyle changes with a sense of clarity and ease. Her signature approach, the Hypnotic Journey, combines modern hypnotherapy and mindful, executive coaching. On the heels of National Wellness Month, Abby sat down with Nicole to discuss how she embraced this practice of wellbeing and mindfulness after many years as a marketing professional struggling with stress. She offers insight into her unexpected journey to becoming The Traveling Hypnotist and one of the many resident healers at an iconic New York City hotel, offers advice on ways to ease anxiety while traveling and even shares the destinations on her travel bucket list when she needs an escape from city life. Nicole is currently planning a hypnosis tour and retreats for 2022.

    For more on Nicole, visit thetravelinghypnotist.com and find her on Instagram @thetravelinghypnotist. To discover more episodes of Priority Status, please be sure to subscribe to the podcast, follow us on Instagram at @jpublicrelations or visit jpublicrelations.com.

    • 35 min

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