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YTP-LA Leadership Lab

  • Public School 818 15300 Ventura Blvd #102G Sherman Oaks, CA, 91403 United States (map)

The Los Angeles YTP networking group is offering an exclusive Leadership Lab to travel agents interested in familiarizing themselves with the Park Hyatt brand. This exclusive event will be based on a series of interactive workshops to promote the brand culture and concepts behind Park Hyatt.

YTP-LA's Leadership Lab is excited to present an educational afternoon of learning all about the Park Hyatt brand on Sunday, March 13, 2016 11AM-2PMat:

Public School 818
15300 Ventura Blvd.
Sherman Oaks, CA 91403

Twelve global representatives of the Park Hyatt brand, primarily Directors of Sales & Marketing, will be leading this event. Brunch, including two drinks, and parking is generously provided on a complimentary basis sponsored by the following brands:

Park Hyatt Bangkok
Park Hyatt Beaver Creek
Park Hyatt Buenos Aires
Park Hyatt Chicago
Park Hyatt Istanbul
Park Hyatt Milan
Park Hyatt New York
Park Hyatt Paris Vendome
Park Hyatt Seoul
Park Hyatt Sydney
Park Hyatt Tokyo
Park Hyatt Vienna
Park Hyatt Washington
Nicole Vaziri, Hyatt Global Sales

This event is exclusive to 30 travel agents only. Space available at a first come, first serve basis - so RSVP today! Come out and enjoy an exciting day with YTP-LA!

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Our Sessions Include:

What makes a Park Hyatt? 
Have an opportunity to engage with twelve Park Hyatt executives, mainly Sales & Marketing Directors, that will take you through the fundamentals of what makes a Park Hyatt, a Park Hyatt. This is a wonderful opportunity to learn more about the brand and what all it has to offer!

Masters of Food and Wine Culture
Learn about the sophisticated culinary and beverage experiences hosted at all Park Hyatt locations. Through engaging and interactive events, area residents and visiting gourmands can engage with our award-winning chefs, sommeliers, and specialists. More details of this special program Hyatt offers will be unveiled!

The Park Hyatt Photo Challenge

To gear up for this event, participate in the Park Hyatt photo challenge:
1. Have an Instagram account.
2. Add PARK HYATT to your followers.
3. Choose one of their photos to recreate.
4. Recreate one of their photos and repost the original photo alongside the recreated photo pre-arrival on Instagram tagging @ParkHyatt


NOTE: The person with the best version of a recreated photo will win a Park Hyatt prize! Don't forget to #inahyattworld and #ytpleadershiplab. Winner will be announced at the event!


NOTE: Should you have any questions please contact Mina Shafiee by email at or call/text 310-739-6956

We hope you are able to make it!  Your YTP-LA Team:

Aimee Graham, President Europe Express
Lea Iseli, VP Community One&Only Palmilla
Mina Shafiee, VP Education  Cassis Travel
Alexandra Mendelson, VP Events InLuxuria
Kimberly McFarland, VP Communications First in Service


Who are the Young Travel Professionals?

Young Travel Professionals (YTP) is the first networking group specifically created to bring together the next generation of travel industry leaders. YTP hosts monthly networking events throughout New York City, Los Angeles, Boston, San Francisco, Seattle, Vancouver and London as well as an online community to foster communication, collaboration, mentoring and increased networking among travel professionals from diverse backgrounds and expertise.

The group was started in October, 2011 with the goal of connecting young people across all sectors of the travel and hospitality industry, and has since grown to include over 2,000 members. In its launch year YTP has hosted well attended networking events every month. The group remains free of charge, and invites members from all sectors of the hospitality and travel industry. To find out more about YTP check out our FAQs.