About Ben Peterson
Ben built his first website at 14 years old to assist his dad and a family-friend with a business idea. […]t
About Brian Abe
Brian Abe is an entrepreneur, adventurer, Colorado 14er climber, Eagle Scout, MBA, and the Owner of The Glamping Co. The […]t
A Real Estate of Mind
We work from the ground up – literally. For those who don’t own or have family acreage there has to be a starting point.
About Cayley Loeffler
Cayley Loeffler is the Program Coordinator at the East Colorado Small Business Development Center, where she organizes the nearly 80 […]t
About Courtney Frazier
Courtney is the Executive Director for the Colorado Dude & Guest Ranch Association (CDGRA), an association comprised of approximately 30 […]t
About David Leventhal
David is a high energy entrepreneur with tremendous knowledge across many subjects including sustainable travel and hospitality, conservation, and community […]t
About Emma Frisch
Emma and her husband, Bobby, co-founded Firelight Camps in Ithaca, NY, the premier glamping destination on the east coastt
New Marketing trends for existing operators
How do you continue to drive traffic through your doors and keep people talking?
About Janae Peterson
Janae was raised in a family-owned business since the age 6 years old. She watched her parents build a company […]t
About Lindsey Bro
Lindsey Bro is a writer, content creator, speaker, photographer and outdoor enthusiast with an expertise in food, travel, and all […]t
The Next Generation Travel Guide: Social Media as a Storyteller
10.30 – April 25, 2018 – Track 1
We use a system and we assume it does its job correctly. With that said – are we REALLY using our systems to generate new business? As a host – are you using more than one booking platform? Hear from our experts who will dissect booking platforms and share essential tips so you can really make the most of these tools.
About Mackenzie O’Donnell
Mackenzie owns and operates Mendocino Magic in Northern California. The 600 acre former logging camp and commercial fishery transitioned into […]t
About Maja Dimnik
Maja Dimnik will share first-hand experience, insight and tips to take your site to the next level. Maja will explore different concepts and visuals to show how to create a successful business reality. GLAMpro have been described as ‘Storytellers’ and ‘Glamping Maniacs’ – don’t miss this creative, innovative session.t
About Mckinzie Schulz
Mckinzie is responsible for Host Acquisition at Hipcamp, a platform that allows private landowners to host campers and earn extra […]t
About Mike and Anne Howard
Mike and Anne Howard left on their honeymoon in 2012 and have been traveling the world ever since. Chronicling their […]t
A Guest’s Perspective: Creating a Stay that Sticks
16.00 – April 24, 2018 – Track 3
As the world’s longest honeymooners and professional travel writers, Mike and Anne Howard have reviewed over 200 properties in over 50 countries. After staying in everything from five-star hotels to treehouses, glamping has emerged as their favorite style of lodging and they are now writing a book on the topic. Using their experience as Elle Decoreditors, National Geographic authors, HoneyTrek social influencers, and a couple who’s glamped all over the world, they will share with great authority what makes a property resonate with guests and the media. From the little details to the big picture, they will offer advice on how to create an unforgettable glamping experience.
About Patricia Jensen
Contentment Camping is the original “Glamping” outfitter for music festivals and events in the USA. Since bringing the idea to market […]t
Your Business Partnerships: Creating new revenue streams
11.50 – April 25, 2018 – Track 1
It comes as no surprise that creating partnerships will be a vital link in the Glamping world. Come along to hear all about how offering an upscale easy option to enjoy the outdoors could allow you to turn your property into a revenue generating operation.
About Peter Mack
Peter Mack is the Founder and CEO of Collective Retreats, the experiential luxury hotel brand that connects guests with places, […]t
Opening Keynote: Beyond the Tent
Peter Mack will share how Collective Retreats aims to change the hospitality industry and how the company is finding new […]
About Rebecca Martin
Rebecca Martin, CEO & Co-Founder of Terra Glamping, has been in the event and hospitality industry for over 20 years. […]t
Glamping Business 101: Your Questions Answered
You are thinking of opening a Glamping or Glamping related business. Where do you start?
About Richard Otten
Richard is an entrepreneur, father and professor. Specifically, he is the owner of the European website Glamping.nl, a platform for inspiration […]t
Trend Report: What can the US Glamping market learn from Europe?
16.00 – April 24, 2018 – Track 2
About Robert Frisch
Bobby is the co-founder and CEO of Firelight Camps, an experiential hospitality company that develops and manages luxury camping resorts. […]t
About Ruben Martinez
Ruben Martinez is the co-founder of Glamping Hub and Glamping With Pets, booking platforms, and technology dedicated to outdoor and […]t
About Sarah Dusek
In 2009, Sarah Dusek founded adventure hospitality company Under Canvas Inc. alongside husband Jacob Dusek. As CEO, Sarah strategically guides […]t
Glamping Here to Stay: Growing and Professionalizing an Industry
Founder of adventure hospitality company Under Canvas Inc., Sarah will explain why “Glamping Here to Stay”.
About Sarah Riley
Sarah is a consultant, trainer and independent Glamping industry expert. She is also the founder of the internationally acclaimed ‘Ultimate Glamping Business Guide’, helping new businesses launch their ideas quickly to jump ahead of the competition.t
Finders Keepers- Ensuring your guests return
What happens when word of mouth is not good enough anymore?
About Scott Hale
Scott Hale is the founder and Chief Experience Officer of Brand New Stay®; a company specializing in redefining, reimagining, and […]t
Crafting off-the-charts Guest Experiences
How do we make sure that our guests experience the ultimate in seamless service?
About Scottie Jones
Scottie Jones is the executive director of the U.S. Farm Stay Association, which started with a guest house on her […]t
Retaining Your Enthusiasm for Lodgers in Your Backyard
10.30 – April 25, 2018 – Track 2
There’s a natural time limit for wanting to host guests on your property. Bed & Breakfast owners last on average 3-8 years