Luxpitality Appoints Courtney Guillory as Director of Creative Partnerships

SAN FRANCISCO — November 28, 2017 — Luxpitality, a San Diego-based hospitality company that connects new-age businesses with unique hotels for corporate events or team-bonding experiences, announced today the appointment of Courtney Guillory as Director of Creative Partnerships. In her new role, Guillory will be responsible for building and cultivating relationships with boutique hotels and connecting them with forward-thinking companies that are looking for out-of-the-box experiences. Guillory will be based in San Francisco, California.

With over five years of experience in the hospitality industry, Guillory couples extensive sales and leadership experience with vast knowledge of the meeting and event planning space. Before joining Luxpitality, Guillory served as the Sales Manager at the Kimpton Goodland in Santa Barbara. There, she was responsible for booking group business, with a focus on the entertainment, production, transportation, and retail markets. Prior to that, Guillory held Sales Manager roles at the Kimpton Hotel Palomar San Diego and The Catamaran Resort Hotel & Spa.

“Courtney brings the perfect blend of experience, energy, and passion for the hospitality industry to the Luxpitality team,” said Patrick Burkhardt, Co-founder and Chief Idea Person at Luxpitality. “She’s not only passionate about everything she takes on, but her creativity, commitment and focus on providing top-notch experiences for our clients perfectly complement the Luxpitality vibe. We look forward to seeing what Courtney creates in her new role!”

“Luxpitality provides an empowering, start-up environment that encourages me to exercise my creativity, while allowing me to apply my industry expertise,” Guillory said. “I’m thrilled to use my skills and relationships to extend the company’s network of progressive clients, while representing the ‘caviar’ of hotels around the world. Our goal is to revolutionize the hospitality industry and ensure that every experience is something to write home about. Life is too short for boring!”

Guillory holds a bachelor’s degree in hospitality and tourism management from San Diego State University, and a degree in business administration and political science from the University of Oxford. When she isn’t fostering relationships for Luxpitality, Guillory enjoys exploring the city with her Frenchie, traveling the world, perfecting her avocado toast and homemade cold brew recipe, trying new restaurants and coffee shops, and attending concerts and music festivals.

About Luxpitality
Luxpitality is a new-age hospitality company that connects progressive businesses planning group trips with unique hotels and exceptional experiences around the world. The company was established in San Diego, Calif. in 2015 and now has over 20 global offices covering more than 40 territories. Luxpitality strategically partners with 4- and 5-star independent hotels and small brands to offer each client completely customized trip options that help them achieve their company goals. For more information, visit:

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