With more than 25 years of experience across the Hospitality, Franchising, Property and Technology sectors with brands such as Marriott, Wyndham, Aimbridge and BridgeStreet, Seán has scaled his career from restaurants and hotels, to alternative accommodations, holding senior management roles in operations, sales, development, brand development and travel tech. As CEO of BridgeStreet, Sean lead a team that pivoted the company to an innovative, award-winning global agency platform model to connect Business-to-Business (b2B) and scaled the company from four thousand apartments to over seventeen million accommodation choices across six categories worldwide.
Sean then founded T5 Strategies, a business transformation advisory firm. With his team, they advise both established companies and start-ups in business strategy, intelligence and procedural analysis and development, preparation for funding investment, Workout and Administration situation reviews to Executive Coaching.
Seán and T5 can improve outcomes for success especially during the COVID storm, helping businesses emerge in the best conditions possible, ready to get back up to speed and then accelerate forward. Joining the HoCoSo team enhances the strength of both companies.
He is an active contributor and commentator in the hospitality space, with regular spots on Bloomberg and the NoVacancy livestreamed show, and speaking slots in some of the industry’s most prestigious conferences and forums.
Seán collaborated with renowned showrunner, journalist and industry analyst Glenn Hausmann to collect the stories of industry leaders for his forthcoming book, “The ADAPTERS: How the Travel, Tourism and Hospitality Industry is Adapting and Innovating to Connect the World.” due out from Gatekeeper Press in January 2021.
An ardent supporter of the Get Things Done philosophy, Seán believes in the power of Collaboration and Connection to achieve amazing results.