An Interview with Kim Twiggs

The BLLA Events Team sits down with Kim Twiggs, Associate Vice President of Market Development at DIRECTV, as she prepares to speak at the 2023 Women...

BLLA’s Owners Conference as a gathering place for boutique hotels

The entire Geronimo team reunited at the recent owners conference held in Los Angeles in late October 2022 Pictured above are: Christopher Wolfgram...

Keeping Boutique Hotel Properties as Independent Hotels

The impressive spirit of wisdom and leadership that exists around the world to remain independent is alive and well and being celebrated consistently...

BLLA Conference Discusses the Future of People in Boutique Hospitality

Keeping your independence in today’s hospitality industry as more travelers opt for authentic experiences backed by heartfelt owners and their teams ...

Event Design and Leadership Trailblazers

A deep dive into the skillful gathering of boutique hotel leaders powered by BLLA  BLLA (the Boutique Lifestyle Leaders Association) is kno...

An Interview with Alex Kirkwood

The Founder & President of Kirkwood Collection speaks his truth on boutique hospitality. BLLA: Why are you excited to be a facilitator? AK...

TIEWN’s Dedication to Female Empowerment in Travel & Hospitality

Takeaways from BLLA & TIEWN’s 2022 Women in Travel & Hospitality Conference, Issue 2 LOS ANGELES, CA – Since 1987, Frances Kiradjia...

Persistent Empowerment & Embracing the Beauty of the Feminine

Takeaways from BLLA & TIEWN’s 2022 Women in Travel & Hospitality Conference, Issue 1 LOS ANGELES, CA – On July 11-12, 2022, the Travel I...

How Boutique Brands are Revolutionizing the Hospitality Industry

Takeaways from BLLA’s 2022 Boutique Hotel Investment Conference, Issue 2 Los Angeles, CA – At this year’s Annual Boutique Hotel Investment Confe...