As a smaller hotel, I appreciate the network of information the Hotel Council provides. Not only are the seminars filled with relevant topics, but the members are always willing to share ideas and experiences.

Brittney Beck Owner and Operater / Beck’s Motor Lodge May 12

The Hotel Council creates connections among its allied members and hotels throughout the year through committees, educational programs, and philanthropic initiatives. The individuals I have met on committees are now integral business partners at my hotel.

James Lim General Manager, Omni San Francisco Hotel May 12

Being a part of the Hotel Council is priceless – the resources and support that the team provide are truly beneficial to my hotel and team. There is no organization that provides both educational seminars and events that support individual passion and development.

Suzie Yang General Manager / Galleria Park Hotel May 12

Project Homeless Connect has been inspired by our partnership with the Hotel Council’s mission – to not just exist in our community, but to support those most vulnerable in our community. It’s partners like the Hotel Council who truly make community change by seeing the value of all people

Kara Zordel Executive Director, Project Homeless Connect May 12

The Hotel Council is a powerful hospitality industry ally for the Golden Gate Restaurant Association in working together to ensure our voices are heard at City Hall and beyond.

Gwyneth Borden Executive Director, Golden Gate Restaurant Association May 12

As an active member of The Hotel Council, the ROI for our dues is hard to beat when we consider the value of the advocacy efforts. The Hotel Council is always at the table advocating on behalf of our industry and the benefit of that is immeasurable.

Wes Tyler General Manager, Chancellor Hotel on Union Square May 12

Our Hotel Council membership is a powerful social and business tool for meeting new and old friends in the hotel industry. More importantly, it allows us to actively participate in sharing new ideas and keep updated on current events.

Murat Eskicioglu Regional General Manager, SMG at Moscone Center May 12

The Hotel Council has been a great partnership for my company’s business. We have been able to use the resources they have and many of the social components of events to meet new partners that can impact our business.

Tanya Griffith Division Manager, Young’s Market May 12

There is only one way to truly be engaged in the San Francisco hospitality industry, and that is through the Hotel Council. Being an active member has provided me the opportunity to partner with top hotel leaders, gain access to our city leaders, and stay abreast of issues that impact the hotel community.

Spencer Sechler Director of Business Development / Impark May 12

The Hotel Council truly represents and supports all its members and does not shy away from tackling tough issues. Our partnership with the Hotel Council has opened doors for so many of us and connected me personally to many other professionals and industry leaders.

Roger Huldi General Manager, W San Francisco May 12

The membership with the Hotel Council of San Francisco has been an excellent resource for my hotels. They keep us connected with the industry and the local market through their committees and great seminars on a variety of topics; helping to keep us informed and prepared while also developing our business and team.

Alan Hopkins General Manager, The Donatello May 12

The Hotel Council not only provides a great sense of community for hospitality industry professionals in San Francisco, but continues to support great initiatives and celebrate successes through programs like Women in Leadership.

Gena Chen Director of Catering and Event Management, The St. Regis San Francisco May 12

The Hotel Council reinforces the importance of our industry to our city leaders and partners. The hotel industry is a robust economic contributor to San Francisco’s economy and provider of stable jobs to Bay Area employees.

Peter Koehler Regional Director of Operations - Northern California and General Manager / InterContinental San Francisco March 21

There’s strength in numbers and that sums up exactly why the Hotel Council of San Francisco is such an asset to every hotel. Whether it’s tracking policies, advocating for our employees, or defending our industry’s interests – we’re much more effective together than we could ever be alone.

John Spear General Manager / Hotel Drisco March 21

Tourism is the city’s number one industry and The Hotel Council plays an indispensable role in assuring that this message is conveyed to every corner of San Francisco.

Joe D'Allesandro President & CEO / San Francisco Travel March 21

I was awarded a Hotel Council scholarship and given the opportunity to speak at the Annual Charity Golf Tournament. This exposed me to the hospitality community and developed my professional network. I’m forever grateful to the Hotel Council for helping students transform their dreams into reality.

Kruthika Ganesh Hotel Management Student/ City College of San Francisco March 12

Our partnership with the Hotel Council offers Scoma’s the opportunity to connect with the greater hospitality community and participate with programs that benefit our restaurant.

Mariann Costello Vice President / Scoma's March 11

Being a member of the Sustainability Committee is a great way to stay informed about sustainability practices and meet key decision makers. The degree to which members help each other via introductions, ideas, and networking make every meeting valuable.

Rick Skinker Managing Director and Co-Founder/ Indoor Water Conservation February 5