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Andrea Foster Sets Example in Leadership

Andrea Foster Sets Example in Leadership

When Andrea Foster joined her father on a business trip as a teenager, she had no idea it would change the course of her life. She remembers sitting in on a meeting between her real estate developer father and a ...

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Beautiful Destinations Founder Makes Social Media Authentic

Beautiful Destinations Founder Makes Social Media Authentic

Jeremy Jauncey’s Beautiful Destinations is on the cutting edge of social media-driven advertising. The company uses authentic images, taken by real travelers, to represent brands and destinations online—namely on Instagram—rather than the more traditional route of using specifically-created marketing materials ...

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How Meredith Gelacak Mulligan Manages Chaos

How Meredith Gelacak Mulligan Manages Chaos

Early on in Meredith Gelacak Mulligan’s career, when she was GM at the Capital Hilton in Washington, D.C., she experienced a hotelier’s nightmare. During a high-profile event catering to the D.C. elite, the hotel’s coatroom collapsed, leaving 3,000 coats on ...

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Mary Beth Cutshall’s Road to Success

Mary Beth Cutshall’s Road to Success

Caneel Bay on St. John in the U.S. Virgin Islands is an idyllic place to start one’s hotel career. At 19 years old, during summer break from the University of Nevada-Las Vegas, Mary Beth Cutshall landed a dream internship in ...

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Anda Andrei Pushes Boundaries with Design

Anda Andrei Pushes Boundaries with Design

Renowned designer Anda Andrei’s mark can be seen on such boutique standouts as the Royalton New York, the Mondrian Los Angeles, and the Gramercy Park. After a rewarding 30-year career with Ian Schrager, most recently as his president of design, ...

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Allie Hope Leads with Positivity

Allie Hope Leads with Positivity

As a child, Allie Hope would run around construction sites in a hard hat as her developer father worked on a new hotel project or her mother completed a massive renovation on their next family home. By the time she ...

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