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There’s something uniquely satisfying about conversing with individuals who are not just shaping the future of the accommodation industry but are also living testimonies of what determination, strategy, and innovation can achieve.

This week, I had the pleasure of interviewing Chris de Closey, a remarkable ‘up and comer’ in our field, whose journey and insights have left me genuinely inspired. As someone who cherishes the opportunity to personally connect with our guests, I found Chris’s story to be a beacon for anyone in the throes of scaling their business. And with Chris slated to speak at the upcoming Strive Conference, we’re in for a treat, getting a preview of the wisdom he’ll share on a larger stage.

Chris de Closey’s narrative is not just about growth; it’s a masterclass in navigating the accommodation industry’s complexities with grace and acumen. From managing over 350 properties to consulting for 60 clients across Australia, Chris has built an enviable empire that many of us aspire to. This episode is a goldmine for those eager to learn about real-world applications, strategic growth, and the nuances of making a mark in the competitive accommodation sector.

Chris’s approach to problem-solving, data-driven decision-making, and relentless pursuit of excellence are lessons in how to not just survive but thrive in our industry.

But beyond the numbers and strategies, what resonates most is Chris’s journey from the ground up. His evolution from hotel management to leading Switch Hotel Solutions, and his hands-on experience across various facets of the industry, underscore a blueprint for success that is both relatable and aspirational. As we delve into the conversation, it becomes clear that Chris embodies the spirit of innovation and resilience, making him the perfect ‘up and comer’ to watch out for. His upcoming presence at the Strive Conference is a testament to the impactful strides he’s making, and I couldn’t be more excited to have him share his insights with us.

Reasons This Episode is Worth a Listen🌟

πŸš€ Witnessing the journey of an industry ‘up and comer’
πŸ“ˆ Learning the intricacies of scaling a business in the accommodation sector
πŸ’‘ Embracing a data-driven approach for impactful decision making
🀝 The significance of building lasting relationships within the industry
🎀 Previewing the insights Chris will bring to the Strive Conference
🌐 Gaining actionable strategies to apply to your own business

Chris de Closey is more than a director at Switch Hotel Solutions; he’s a pioneer who has mastered the art of juggling multiple successful ventures while ensuring exceptional service quality. His dual role as a dedicated father and a leader in the accommodation industry adds a layer of depth to his professional persona, making him incredibly relatable. As we gear up for his appearance at the Strive Conference, this episode serves as a precursor to the wealth of knowledge and experience Chris is set to bring to the table.

Tuning into this discussion is not just an opportunity to learn from one of the brightest minds in our industry; it’s a chance to reflect on our journeys and how we can leverage Chris’s strategies and insights for our growth. Let’s dive in and explore what it takes to scale our businesses to new heights, guided by Chris’s remarkable journey.

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