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hd expo preview from the show director get the party started We're looking forward to seeing you at this year's HD Expo, held May 4-6th at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas. We have been putting Expo on for 25 years, and this time around offers even more of what you love: great events, innovative sessions, panelists who are the best in the business, and a show floor with more than 800 exhibitors. We invite you to our Opening Night Party on Wednesday, May 4th from 6:30-8:30 p.m. at Omnia Nightclub at Caesars Palace. The Rockwell Group-designed space is the perfect venue to kick off the show. We'll celebrate our 25th anniversary with networking, photos, cocktails, small bites, dancing-and a fantastic light show. Tickets are available through our registration page and will sell out, so get yours today. Thank you to our sponsors Aceray and Speakman. Join us Thursday, May 5th from 6:30-8:30 p.m. during our annual Party by the Pool at the newly renovated Wet Republic at MGM Grand. Enjoy the beautiful setting as you build new connections and strengthen existing ones. This event sold out last year; please do not wait to get your tickets, also available online. We have surprises planned throughout the evening, so don't miss this one! Thank you to our sponsors Bostik, Nanotex, Crypton, OW Hospitality, and DLR Group. Because it's our silver anniversary, we are pulling out all the stops and have added an additional keynote session this year. On Wednesday, May 4th at 10:30 a.m., a very esteemed panel of industry veterans will discuss the rich history of design and the changing landscape during our opening keynote. This free session will feature Michael Bedner, HBA; David Beer, BBG-BBGM, now HOK; Adam D. Tihany, Tihany Design; and Tony Chi, tonychi. Niki Leondakis, CEO of Commune Hotels + Resorts, will join HD's editor in chief Stacy Shoemaker Rauen on Thursday, May 5th at 12:15 p.m. for a second keynote session to talk about her career and vision. Visit or download our mobile app for the complete list of conference sessions. I can't wait to see you all in Vegas! Register online now as my guest on the show floor with registration code FROMLIZ. As usual, is your destination to get started. Until next time. Liz Sommerville Group Show Director Hospitality Design Exposition & Conference (HD Expo) May 4-6, 2016 Mandalay Bay Convention Center, Las Vegas Contact us: 1145 Sanctuary Parkway, Suite 355 Alpharetta, Georgia 30009 770.291.5400 LIZ SOMMERVILLE < Group Show Director 770.291.5456 JANA ROESCH < Account Executive 770.291.5604 KATIE SCHNETZKA < Account Executive 770-291-5513 KEELI SCHMIDT < Account Executive 770.291.5433 LAURA CASKEY < Conference Manager 770.291.5590 SYDNEY STANFIELD < Conference Manager 770-291-5402 DERRICK NELLOMS < Senior Operations Manager 770.291.5452 JOE RANDALL < Executive Vice President 770.291.5454 DAVID LOECHNER CEO and President PHILIP EVANS CFO and Treasurer BILL CHARLES CIO DAVID GOSLING Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary LORI JENKS Senior Vice President, Operations TERESA REILLY Senior Vice President, Digital JOANNE WHEATLEY Senior Vice President, Marketing Services EILEEN DEADY Vice President, Human Resources DENISE BASHEM Vice President, Corporate Operations Hospitality Design is a trademark owned exclusively by Emerald Expositions, LLC. Copyright © 2016. Emerald Expositions, LLC. All rights reserved. 232 May 2016 December 2012 232

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Hospitality Design - May 2016

Hospitality Design - May 2016
Online TOC
From the Editor
People: HD Summit
People: CitySCENE Atlanta
Business Sense: Mergers
Sustainable Studio: Toscana Resort Castelfalfi
Inspiration: Zaha Hadid Superyachts
Trends: Airport Lounges
Trends: Extended Stays
Places: Austin
Places: London
Interview: Brad Wilson
Interview: Chip Conley
Interview: Alan Faena
Interview: Neil Jacobs
Interview: Pacifica Hotels
5 Questions for Dan Flannery
Profile: Thom Filicia
Trends Custom Art
ICFF Preview
HD Expo Preview
From the Show Director
Conference Highlights
Show Highlights
Places: Las Vegas
Special Feature: Los Angeles
The Camby Hotel + Axiom Hotel
Seamarq Hotel
The Charmant Hotel
Soho Farmhouse
Generator Amsterdam
Ovolo Woolloomooloo
Rivertown Lodge
Casa Bonay
Belmond Eagle Island Lodge
Les Bains
Talde Miami Beach
Ad Index
Back Space

Hospitality Design - May 2016