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OREIO is pleased to announce that our December speaking will be none other than Josh McCallen. Josh and his wife specialize in buying and fixing distressed resorts. His latest project is the third oldest winery in the US and he has built the business case on multiple streams of income.
It’s a fascinating story of how to view a distressed asset and how to create a new product that matches the current market demand.
About Josh McCallen
Joshua (Josh) McCallen is a nationally recognized hospitality executive, conference speaker, innovator, builder & investor with a track record for development of exceptional resort properties and growing world-class operational teams.
McCallen began his professional hospitality career overseeing a landmark hotel in Austria, Europe. However, it was washing dishes at the age of 14, which gave him the ethic required for hospitality management. In the past 20+ years Mr. McCallen has led over $100,000,000 in luxury residential and hospitality construction, served as president of a 400+ person hotel development and management company, and built numerous businesses & brands.
Mr. McCallen is the CEO of VIVÂMEE Hospitality, which specializes in complex value-add hospitality development and management. He focuses on projects which possess extraordinary growth potential. Mr. McCallen earned his BA in History & Theology from Franciscan University and his MBA from Eastern Michigan University. He lives in Springfield, PA with Melanie his wife of 20 years and their 9 children.