Network with Industry Colleagues and Leaders to Differentiate Your Hotel Investment To Success


The InnDependent Lodging Executive Summit is an event you won’t want to miss. It’s three days of fun networking and hard-hitting educational discussions with a focus on specific issues facing independent hotels.

Who should attend? Independent hotel owners, executives, managers, operators, and developers.

Your VIP registration pass includes access to the networking lounge access for the duration of the event, choice of educational sessions, and unlimited food and beverages in the networking lounge.

  • $795 if purchased prior to December 15, 2016.
  • $995 if purchased after December 15, 2016.
  • $1200 Walk-ins

Hotel Owners/Operators:

  • $99 if purchased after December 15, 2016
  • $150 Walk-ins for Hotel owners/operators

Registration form


Lunch at ILES 2017

Independence Day for Women Executives panelists Bobbie Sing-Allen, Executive Director of ILIA, Tina Patel, Managing Director of ALKO Hospitality, Jody Harwood, VP and Managing Director of Grace Hospitality, and Radhika Papandreou, Sr. Director of Restaurant & Leisure for Chicago Ferguson Partners Ltd. discuss women in leadership within the independent hotel sector.

Taking a Hard Look at Soft Brands panelists Jenna Hacket, Director of Full Service Business Development, Curio Hotels by Hilton, Shane Platt, Managing Director of Development, SureStay Hotel Group / Best Western, Steve Belmonte, CEO Vimana Franchise Systems, and Roger Bloss, EVP & President of Global Development, Red Lion Hotels Corporation at ILES 2017.