Disruption in the Hospitality sector – the rise and rise of local experiences

by Pádraic Gilligan, Chief Marketing Officer, SITE & Managing Partner, SoolNua Radical Disruption in the hospitality sector Lokal Hotel in Old Town Philadelphia is yet another example of the radical disruption that’s been tearing up the hospitality sector ever since Joe Gebbia and Brian Chesky used digital technology to rent floor space in their apartment… Read more »

Philadelphia: a sense of coming home

by Padraic Gilligan, Vice President, Industry Relations, MCI There was a sense of homecoming. When I thought about it I realised it stemmed from a unique alignment of time and place. The 100th year anniversary of the birth of my Dad on 28 Feb rooted my thoughts around the Gilligan family and Annie, my Dad’s… Read more »