Pick Up Report: Coast of Maine

Pick Up Report: Coast of Maine

This will be a quick journal entry as the project itself was pretty straightforward….and very uncomfortable. I just finished up a small spring project for a new Destination Hotels acquisition, The Cliff House, located in Ogunquit, Maine. The resort is currently...
Pick Up Report: San Antonio

Pick Up Report: San Antonio

Texas has hills! Yeah, so, I don’t know a lot about Texas other than it’s pretty big and if you don’t own a pair of cowboy boots, you’re not going to fit in very well. Honestly, outside of a few trips to Austin to see some stellar music performances and eat some...
Pick Up Report: Summer 2015 Recap

Pick Up Report: Summer 2015 Recap

It’s been about four months since my last pick up report, and a lot has been —um, picked up — during that time including a new home, a new niece, and a new client. The Marker San Francisco sits two blocks from Union Square in the city’s Theater District....
Pick Up Report: Stowe, Vermont

Pick Up Report: Stowe, Vermont

When the Director of Sales and Marketing for Stowe Mountain Lodge called to ask if I could help out with their marketing effort for a few months, I didn’t hesitate. The property is a bona fide luxury resort, winning awards – and its guests’ hearts – year...
Pick Up Report: New York’s Catskills

Pick Up Report: New York’s Catskills

This report is a little overdue, but timely all the same. Last summer, I got the opportunity to work with Mohonk Mountain House, an iconic resort located in New York’s Hudson Valley and about 90 minutes outside Manhattan. They asked me to develop a campaign to acquire...