HSMAI Curate: An Executive Insights Forum

Curate is an exclusive benefits for Organizational Member companies of HSMAI.  Executives from these companies have the rare and unique opportunity to discuss emerging industry trends and issues while engaging with each other in a highly interactive format.  The forum is also unique in that it provides an opportunities for sales, marketing and revenue management executives across a wide array of companies to discuss the implications of these trends across each discipline.

Fall 2020


2 pm ET │ Sept. 11 │ Sept. 18 │ Sept. 25

HSMAI is reimagining Fall Curate 2020 as CURATE PRESENTS: Resilience Now, a series of three interactive sessions featuring leadership and performance consultant Dr. Jannell MacAulay — presented exclusively for HSMAI Organizational Member companies as part of HSMAI Road to Recovery 2020. Exploring personal, professional, and organizational resilience as COVID-19 continues to disrupt and redefine the hospitality landscape, these interactive sessions will be offered from 2–3 p.m. ET on Sept. 11, Sept. 18, and Sept. 25, 2020. We are waiving the usual delegate representation for this program, so anyone from an Organizational Member company’s membership roster may participate.

If you’re registered as part of your company’s HSMAI Organizational Membership, you’ll be receiving an invitation to sign up for CURATE PRESENTS: Resilience Now at no cost. Here is our program:

SESSION 1: Friday, Sept. 11, 2020, 2 pm ET

Mindful Foundations: How Mindfulness and Reflection Build Mental Toughness
Building mindful awareness is the foundational tool for mental strength. In our first session, you will learn how to train your mind to cultivate calm and focus. You will also discover the simple steps that will enable you to live in alignment with your purpose despite the relentless pressure that you face every day.

SESSION 2: Friday, Sept. 18, 2020, 2 pm ET

Bouncing Forward: Level Up From Resilience to Reinvention.
You need to bounce forward, not bounce back. In session two, you will learn how to slow down your mind and see the advantages in any situation. By learning how to bounce forward and stay in your peak state, you will navigate away from stress and uncertainty, and into creativity and innovation.

SESSION 3: Friday, Sept. 25, 2020, 2 pm ET

Leading Through Uncertainty: Unlock Peak Performance for Your Team
Mindful leaders build winning teams. During our third session, you will learn strategies for integrating mental skills and effective recovery practices into your team that will prevent burnout and improve performance. These skills will increase revenue and build a sustainable pathway to professional success and personal fulfillment.

Curate Presents Interviews – Leadership in Challenging Times

» CINDY NOVOTNY — HSMAI Award for Lifetime Achievement in Sales

» LELAND PILLSBURY — Albert E. Koehl Award for Lifetime Achievement in Hospitality Marketing

» ROBERT CROSS — Vanguard Award for Lifetime Achievement in Revenue Optimization

» MENTAL RESILIENCE: DR. JANNELL MACCAULAY, leadership/performance specialist and HSMAI ROC 2020 speaker

» RESONANT MARKETING: MIRI RODRIGUEZ, author of Brand Storytelling: Put Customers at the Heart of Your Brand Story

» LEGAL ANALYSIS: GREG DUFF, chair of Foster Garvey’s hospitality, travel, and tourism practice

Prior Curate Content

Curate Update Fall 2019: How Are Our Attendees Feeling About the Economy?

Recap Spring 2019: HSMAI’s Curate Event Explores AI and Innovation 

Recap Fall 2018: Hospitality Executives Tackle Technology and Distribution Challenges at HSMAI’s Curate 

Recap Spring 2018: HSMAI’s Inaugural “Curate” Digs into Critical Issues in Hospitality 


Our thanks to the organizations who committed to HSMAI Organizational Membership in 2020.