International Hospitality Consultants: Hotel Consulting, Destination Marketing, Culinary Tourism

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A Boutique Firm Dedicated to: Hospitality & Destination Marketing, Hotel & Restaurant Start-ups & Turn-arounds, Public & Media Relations, Eco-Tourism Projects

Vaughn Perret & Charles Leary both received graduate degrees from Cornell University.
Some of our marketing success stories include:
  • Istanbul Holiday Apartments
  • Trout Point Lodge of Nova Scotia
  • Inn at Coyote Mountain
  • Alhambra Vistas Vacation Rentals
  • Chicory Farm

Our international firm helps independent, boutique, and small luxury hotels, inns, resorts and lodges as well as restaurants achieve greater exposure and reach new markets. We have over 14 years of experience in hospitality marketing, start-up, and management. The frim has active offices in Western Europe, Canada, & the United States and substanital experience in these markets as well as Central America. We specialize in creating destination marketing strategies, eco-tourism, geotourism, as well as culinary tourism.

Some of our services include:


  • Internet Marketing Strategies

  • Web Site Development & Optimization

  • Strategic Linking Strategies

  • Online Reservations Capability Options & Development, including GDS

  • Search Marketing Recommendations

Property design & construction consulting, including interior design, meeting rating agency guidelines, cost savings through appropriate materials selection

Eco-tourism & the development of sustainable tourism practices & systems and the green market

General Marketing Consultations, including hotel group assessments (i.e. Select Registry, Small Luxury Hotels, Relais & Chateau, Preferred, GHO, etc.), value of purchased listings, memberships, etc.

Public & Media Relations: guide books, travel press, news media, design publications

Our consultants work closely with property owners and managers to meet your marketing, design, and public relations goals appropriate for your size and desired market. Our services can go beyond marketing to include property design, materials selection, liason with rating agencies, and construction or renovation consulting. Let our experience work for you in deciding where to put your money for the best return on investments, and where valuable opportunities exist for publicity generation and free promotion.


Senior Partners: Vaughn J. Perret, J.D. and Charles L. Leary, Ph.D.
Call us at Trout Point Lodge: +1 (902) 482-8360