Brigitte T. Gruber

Managing Partner - Horvwath HTL Austria

Prior to her consulting life, Brigitte has been working in Executive Positions for international Firms like Kempimski, Corinthia and Hilton Hotels. Over 10 years, she has been working on tourism projects across Austria, Germany, Hungary, Czech Republic, and Russia, supporting hotels in developing new strategies, helping to optimize revenues and increase profits. Since 2020 her company is part of the Horwath HTL international network, offering all areas of hotel and tourism consulting. Brigitte is an external lecturer at Modul University Vienna, a member of the Advisory Board of Hospitality Sales and Marketing Association International (HSMAI) Europe and a Cornell Society member.

09:45 - 10:25

Tuesday March 28th

The Lifestyle Brand Explosion

Rémi Lefévre

Director of Luxury and Lifestyle Development Marketing, IHG Hotels & Resorts

Tim Zeichhardt

Vice President, International Hotel Development, Marriott International

Roland Paar

Managing Partner, SoHospitality GmbH, Vienna

Daniel Schneider

Founder, Senior Partner, Head of Development, Monoplan AG

Chair: Brigitte T. Gruber

Managing Partner, Horwath HTL Austria