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Washington Bed and Breakfast Guild Annual Meeting

November 6 - 7, 2017

We are pleased to be offering a special iteration of our Seminar for Future Innkeepers in conjunction with WBBG's 2017 Annual Meeting. The seminar and following conference will take place at the award-winning Cedarbrook Lodge in SeaTac, Washington.

WBBG conference attendees and vendors may book lodging at the special rate of $149 per night which includes breakfast. Call  206-429-4197 and book under the WA Bed & Breakfast Guild with the code of WBBG. Your cutoff date for this special rate is Saturday, October 7, 2017. You may also use the WBBG Group Code when booking online.

Heather Turner, aka Forfeng, will be WBBG's keynote speaker. Heather is a graduate of the Culinary Institute of America and has spent more than 20 years in the restaurant business, including working as an executive chef at several inns and resorts.  She has worked in marketing for the last 14 years, working primarily with the  innkeeping industry. Heather is the current marketing director for the Professional Association of Innkeepers International (PAII) and writes a hospitality blog.

Register today for the aspiring innkeeper seminar in SeaTac, Washington or register for the WBBG conference.

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PAII 2018 Innkeeping Conference and Trade Show 

January 6 - 9, 2018

Inn Partners will be presenting the Aspiring Innkeeper Workshop at 2018 Innkeeping Conference and Trade Show in Orlando, FL, hosted by the Professional Association of Innkeepers International (PAII). The date is Sunday, January 6, 2018. This day long workshop will be packed with information, financial and personal, to help you build a successful model. Heide Bredfeldt will guide you through the characteristics of a successful Innkeeper and will discuss the latest developments in furnishings, décor and guest amenities.

Tim Piper will discuss financing and will present a standard cost model for you to utilize your specific capabilities. He will also present the financial tools to establish value and price of a specific property. This workshop will be packed with information you need to build a successful model.

Inn Partners has been presenting prospective Innkeeper workshops for over 35 years. Among successful current Innkeepers there are many who have begun their quest with an Inn Partners' workshop. We hope to add you to that successful Innkeeper list. A great time to start is at this information packed workshop in Orlando.

Register today for the Aspiring Innkeepers Workshop in Orlando, Florida.

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AIHP Knowledge Sharing Summit and Marketplace

February 25 - March 1, 2018

We are very excited for our involvement in the 2018 AIHP Knowledge Sharing Summit and Marketplace in Norfolk, Virginia. The conference is co-hosted by StayVA, a membership association serving the commonwealth of Virginia.

Check back for details on the conference and to schedule meetings with our team on the ground in Norfolk.


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Wednesday, June 7, 2017

Inn Partners was in attendance at the Boutique Hotel Investment Conference hosted by the Boutique & Lifestyle Lodging Association (BLLA) on Wednesday, June 7.  The conference was be attended by some of the industry's most influential hospitality executives and we are honored to be among their membership.

The Boutique & Lifestyle Lodging Association was founded in 2009 to champion the needs of independent boutique and lifestyle properties around the world.  Since its inception, the organization has grown to represent over 750 independent hoteliers and their unique properties. We look forward to meeting with hospitality focused entrepreneurs and hotel owners from around the world.

Learn more about BLLA and their annual Boutique Hotel Investment Conference and be sure to contact us if you would like to discuss the merits of organization membership in greater detail.

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Inn Partners led the aspiring innkeeper workshop at America's Innkeeping Conference and Trade Show in St. Louis on Sunday, March 26, 2017. Congratulations to all current and future innkeepers involved in the workshop. A very fun (and informative) time was had by all and we look forward to our involvement in next years' conference.

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Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Inn Partners will be in attendance at the annual meeting of the Vermont Inn and Bed and Breakfast Association (VIBBA) at the Stoweflake Resort on Wednesday, April 5, in advance of the Vermont Tourism Summit.

There is no cost to attend the annual meeting  and both current members of VIBBA and non-members are encouraged to attend. You can register by sending a quick email to and be sure to mention Annual Meeting in your subject line.  Make sure also to mention your  Inn name (or status as an Aspiring Innkeeper, Industry Professional, etc.) as well as the number and names of people attending from your organization.

We look forward to seeing you there!