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No Vacancy Live and No Vacancy News


No Vacancy Live is the travel industry’s most exciting podcast. A fun, fast paced genre bending program peeling back the travel business veneer. 

Perfect for road warriors, leisure travelers and industry insiders, we look behind the scenes of the travel business by sharing stories, experiences, and with interviews featuring the industry’s biggest names.

The show is hosted by Glenn Haussman, a well know travel industry personality, renowned industry speaker, writer, consultant; and Anthony Melchiorri who had a successful 10 year run hosting Hotel Impossible on the Travel  Channel. 

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May 30, 2018

We speak with Sandra DiVito, Vice President, Hospitality and Healthcare and Jeff Faye, PR/Marcom Manager with Protect-A-Bed. 

We learn: 

How you'll reduce labor costs

How you'll reduce material costs

How this strategy improves customer experience


For hospitality: 

May 25, 2018

Once a brand featuring only company-built hotels, Extended Stay America is now in franchising mode. And they have one of the best people heading up the team. We speak to Jim Alderman, Executive Vice President, Chief Asset Merchant with Extended Stay America, and get the scoop on what this means for hoteliers and why...

May 19, 2018

It’s been more than two years since Tru by Hilton was rolled out and supported with plenty of deal-making fanfare. Now the brand is getting tweaked as part of its evolution. SVP/ Global Head Tru by Hilton Alexandra Jaritz shares brand changes, why they were made, how the brand appeals to both owners...

May 16, 2018

Recorded during #AAHOACON2018, we spoke with Michael "Mick" McKeown. He's from the Department of Homeland Security where he's Executive Director, Campaigns and the Homeland Security Advisory Council. 

In this important episode he shares how to recognize human trafficking in the hotel environment, how to stop it, and how...

May 11, 2018

Glenn sits down with Red Roof’s President Andy Alexander for a wide-ranging interview. They discuss how the economy segment works, why consumers find it a valuable segment, the rise of ‘upscale economy,’ why Alexander thinks his company doesn’t need many brands, plus much more.

But first, Glenn and Anthony...