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No Vacancy with Glenn Haussman is the travel industry’s most exciting podcast. A fun, fast paced genre bending program mashing up and erasing the lines between the consumer and trade worlds. We take a look behind the scenes of the travel business by sharing stories, experiences, and through interviews with the industry’s biggest names. Host Glenn Haussman is a well know travel industry personality, industry speaker, writer, consultant and editor at large with Hotel Management (HotelManagement.net), where he writes two columns a week. Though this is a new show, he had five years’ experience behind the mic. Follow Glenn on Twitter @TravelingGlenn or visit www.rouse.media.

No Vacancy with Glenn Haussman is the travel industry’s most exciting podcast. A fun, fast paced genre bending program mashing up and erasing the lines between the consumer and trade worlds. We take a look behind the scenes of the travel business by sharing stories, experiences, and through interviews with the industry’s biggest names. Host Glenn Haussman is a well know travel industry personality, industry speaker, writer, consultant and editor at large with Hotel Management (HotelManagement.net), where he writes two columns a week. Though this is a new show, he had five years’ experience behind the mic. Follow Glenn on Twitter @TravelingGlenn or visit www.rouse.media.
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No Vacancy with Glenn Haussman is the travel industry’s most exciting podcast. A fun, fast paced genre bending program mashing up and erasing the lines between the consumer and trade worlds. We take a look behind the scenes of the travel business by sharing stories, experiences, and through interviews with the industry’s biggest names. Host Glenn Haussman is a well know travel industry personality, industry speaker, writer, consultant and editor at large with Hotel Management (HotelManagement.net), where he writes two columns a week. Though this is a new show, he had five years’ experience behind the mic. Follow Glenn on Twitter @TravelingGlenn or visit www.rouse.media.

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Episodes

Making Deals with Wyndham’s Chief Strategy and Development Officer

8/17/2018
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Go behind the scenes with Wyndham Hotel Group franchising. We talk to Tom Barber, Chief Strategy and Development Officer, Wyndham Hotel Group about everything you want to know about what the company is up to for hotel development. And yes, we get some straight talk about the La Quinta acquisition. Also, in our first segment Adam Glickman of Parallax Hospitality we talk about how to make money by leveraging the wellness trend. Subscribe to our weekly newsletter. Text hotel to 66866. Visit...

Duration:01:02:41

Atlantic City 3.0: Reinventing A City and The Showboat

8/10/2018
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This episode is a deep dive into the current state of Atlantic City. In the first segment Glenn talks with Showboat Atlantic City General Manager Tim Kuhlman and discuss turning a once shuttered casino resort into something new and entirely different. Kulman shares how he’s making it happen (hint: lots of creativity & resourcefulness!). Then Chris Green, COO of the management company Chesapeake Hospitality talks about state of A.C. Chesapeake manages Showboat, so we get great insight into...

Duration:01:08:21

Gary Mendell is Shatterproof

8/8/2018
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Gary Mendell is turning tragedy into a movement. After losing his son Brian to the scourge of addiction, he vowed to not let this happen to others. He started Shatterproof as a national nonprofit organization dedicated to reducing the devastation the disease of addiction causes families. In this show we discuss drug addiction, creating a national movement, why this disease is prevalent and societal attitude toward drugs and lots of other difficult topics. Listen this show now and then...

Duration:00:34:39

CEO Spotlight: Cobblestone’s Wogernese Gets into Consolidation Game

8/4/2018
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Brian Wogernese, President and CEO, Cobblestone Hotels, just closed a deal for the purchase of Vimana Franchise Systems, which has brands such as Centerstone Hotels and Key West Inns. We talk about his current company strategy and get into why this deal happened and what it means for the future of the rapidly growing Cobblestone. First, Glenn chats with Bruce Ford, SVP of Lodging Econometrics. We get a midsummer update on state of the hotel industry, as well as what the new hotel...

Duration:01:04:35

Hotel Tech #6: Unpacking RevPak with Red L ion Hotel Corp CEO Greg Mount

7/31/2018
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In this episode, we sit down with Greg Mount, President and CEO of Red Lion Hotel (RLH) Corporation to find out how his team took a 40-year old hotel brand and brought it into a new era via the RLH RevPak, and how their vision can help other hoteliers win their own markets.

Duration:00:34:38

Hotel Tech #5: Survey: Are Hoteliers and Their Tech Vendors on the Same Page?

7/23/2018
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In this episode, Glenn Haussman of the No Vacancy podcast and Estella Hale, Chief Evangelist with SHR discuss an exciting new technology survey. Fuel Travel, StayNTouch and Flip.to partnered to study perspectives from hoteliers and suppliers on industry technology and we sit down with Stuart Butler, COO of Fuel Marketing, to discuss Fuel's newly-released hospitality technology study conducted to find out if vendors and hoteliers are aligned in their expectations, with a special focus on...

Duration:00:35:53

CEO Spotlight: Jay Stein, CEO Dream Hotel Group

7/20/2018
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Jay Stein is an intuitive, creative and insightful leader who we got on the mic. He’s the CEO of Dream Hotel Group and he discusses creating cool hotels that become part of the cultural zeitgeist and insight to who he is as an executive. First, Glenn chats with Jennifer Hawkins, President of the public relations firm Hawkins International. She is a PR pro in harmony with rising trends, and in this show is all about wellness. You’ll be startled by how big this is going to get. Subscribe...

Duration:01:03:09

The Ultimate Hospitality Mash-up! The Birth of Aparthotels and Rise of Extended Stay

7/13/2018
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Everything changes now. OK, that’s a bit dramatic. However, aparthotels, which combine extended stay, hotel and serviced apartments create a new category that aims to push back shared economy accommodation sites. Glenn and his HeretoStay.tv producer Art Lewry discuss it from the first aparthotel in Paris, Mode Arc De Triomph. Plus, a report on Serviced Apartment Summit Europe in London. Then, Glenn chats with Larry Korman co-CEO of Korman Communities and President of AKA, a company that...

Duration:01:04:39

Hotel Tech #4: Meeting Your Hotel Guests Where They Are Through Predictive Marketing Tech

7/8/2018
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The active use of personal guest information is the key to meeting travelers where they are. In this episode, Estella and Glenn sit down with Rich Maradik, Founder of nSight for Travel, a leading predictive marketing tools provider for our industry, to discuss what predictive marketing is, why it matters, and the best ways to use this technology to truly connect with your hotel guests.

Duration:00:33:52

Grace Bay CEO Spotlight, and Hello Generation Z!

7/6/2018
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It’s time for Millennials to move out of the spotlight for a moment, we’re focused on Gen Z, many of whom are college aged and ready to spend! Stacey Paul, Head of Travel Innovation at UNiDAYS, the world’s leading Student Affinity Network, shares results of an incredible travel survey you need to hear to believe. Here’s a tease, they have money to spend and prefer hotels over home sharing. Then, Mark Durliat, CEO and co-founder of Grace Bay Resorts, on luxury Caribbean development. He...

Duration:01:02:43

The Hotel Tech Podcast #3: What was hot at HITEC 2018 and why it matters to hoteliers!

7/2/2018
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Glenn and Estella Hale, Chief Product Evangelist with SHR, take a look at the hot topics from HITEC. Joining in to give their perspectives are Doug Tucker, director of product management with SHR & Nicole Adair, Head of Revenue Management with SHR. Issues include action on trade show floor, Millennials, block chain and lots more.

Duration:00:34:25

From China to South Beach

6/30/2018
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Jon Kastl, principal at interior design firm Champalimaud and lead designer behind the recently debuted Waldorf Astoria Chengdu, shares how hoteliers design in China, and tells the story of Chengdu, which is home to 14 million people. Then, we hear from Keith Menin, Principal and Jared Galbut, Managing Principal of Menin Hospitality, a South Beach based company focused on upscale lodging, lifestyle restaurants and nightlife venues. We hear about the reinvention of the 1940s era Gale...

Duration:01:00:18

Bonus Episode: Stopping Terrorism with Dept Homeland Security

6/27/2018
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We speak with DHS Campaign Manager Taylor Price about the valuable “If You See Something, Say Something®” program. He runs this important safety program and he shares it's history and how everyone can help be aware and spot potential terrorist or other dangerous activity. Learn more about preventing terrorism on the Department Homeland Security on the agency's website. Subscribe to our weekly newsletter. Text hotel to 66866. Visit the brand new www.novacancynews.com Send us your...

Duration:00:19:27

CEO Spotlight: Ryan Rivett, My Place Hotels

6/22/2018
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Ryan Rivett, CEO of My Place Hotels, returns to the No Vacancy podcast on leadership, being an outlier hotel brand, his thoughts on AAHOA, learning from previous generation of leaders and more. Hear his first appearance: here Subscribe to our weekly newsletter. Text hotel to 66866. Visit the brand new www.novacancynews.com Send us your thoughts and comments to Glenn@rouse.media, or via Twitter and Instagram @TravelingGlenn. Visit our sponsor: Duetto Subscribe on iTunes: No Vacancy...

Duration:00:43:11

The Hotel Tech Podcast #1: The True Cost of Distribution

6/18/2018
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The debate concerning direct versus OTA bookings rages on. To kick off the first season of our Hotel Tech Podcast series, Glenn Haussman and Estella Hale, Chief Product Evangelist with SHR, debate the European Technology and Travel Services Association (ETTSA) report called Hotel Distribution Costs. Wendy Norris, Corporate Director of Revenue Management and E-Commerce for Valencia Group, joins to discuss the study, what she has seen in her day-to-day, real-life experiences, plus SHR’s...

Duration:00:31:14

Hotel Tech Podcast #2: Integrations and Volatile Data

6/18/2018
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Glenn Haussman and Estella Hale, Chief Product Evangelist with SHR, discuss integrations and whether they're great or a pain. Plus, why most hotels fall short on their intent for integrated technologies. Also participating: Kevin Duncan, VP Revenue Management with Classic Hotels & Resorts.

Duration:00:35:23

Perpetuating the Hampton Ideal w/ SVP Hampton by Hilton Shruti Gandhi Buckley

6/15/2018
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Shruti Gandhi Buckley, SVP and Global Head, Hampton by Hilton at Hilton, shares what it’s like running one the largest and most recognizable hotel brands in the world. Also, international expansion plans, what’s next for Hampton and what she thinks it takes to be a strong leader. First, Glenn and producer Jeff Polly talk about some of the oddest hotels in the world. Link to article. Hear classic podcast with Legendary Hotelier Raymond Schultz on Birthing Hampton Inn Subscribe to our...

Duration:01:03:09

Bonus Episode: Monaco Revealed

6/13/2018
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For this special episode we chat with Cindy Hoddeson, Director, North America at Monaco Government Tourist Office. She shares with us the state of tourism of the market and what makes this a playground for the insanely wealthy. Subscribe to our weekly newsletter. Text hotel to 66866. Visit the brand new www.novacancynews.com Send us your thoughts and comments to Glenn@rouse.media, or via Twitter and Instagram @TravelingGlenn. Visit our sponsor: Duetto Subscribe on iTunes: No Vacancy...

Duration:00:22:26

Margaritaville CEO and CMO Reveal Compass Brand/ NYU Conf Wrap Up

6/8/2018
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Margaritaville Holdings has revealed its select service brand Compass (the first is coming to Times Square), and we learn all about it from CEO John Cohlan and CMO Tamara Baldanza-Dekker. Plus, what makes a true lifestyle brand, and much more. First, Glenn and Chris Green, COO, Chesapeake Hospitality share their impressions, news and trends revealed during the NYU International Hospitality Industry Investment Conference. Subscribe to our weekly newsletter. Text hotel to 66866. Visit...

Duration:01:02:41

Bonus Show: Best and Worst Airlines Ranked

6/6/2018
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J.D. Power releases its 2018 North America Airline Satisfaction Study. Michael Taylor, Travel Practice Lead at J.D. Power shares which airlines get it right, and which airlines aren't up to snuff. Plus, how airlines are battling it out over how to win customers. See the study here: http://www.jdpower.com/press-releases/jd-power-2018-north-america-airline-satisfaction-study

Duration:00:29:16