SOCIAL EXPERIENCE MAKERS' STRATEGIES ON PLANNING, SAFETY AND VIBRANCY

The 2018 Summit convenes a dynamic global network of experts and practitioners to lead discussion on what makes a city vibrant, safe and planned for sociability. RHI staff, consultants and board members will lead important discussions among participants and presenters. Check back for updates.

RHI STAFF, CONSULTANTS AND BOARD MEMBERS

Jim Peters
President
Responsible Hospitality Institute

Marjorie Ferrer
RHI Consultant
Former Executive Director
Delray Beach Downtown Development Authority

Jocelyn Kane
RHI Consultant
Former Executive Director
San Francisco Entertainment Commission

Greg Mullen
RHI Consultant
Former Chief
Charleston Police Department

Greg DeShields
RHI Board
Executive Director
PHLDiversity

Kathie Durbin
Division Chief, Licensure, Regulation & Education
Montgomery County Department of Liquor Control

David Downey
RHI Board
President
International Downtown Association

John Bodnovich
RHI Board
Executive Director
American Beverage Licensees

Lester Jones
RHI Board
Chief Economist
National Beer Wholesalers Association

Beth Bagwell
RHI Board
Executive Director
International Town Gown Association

Paul Seres
RHI Board
Founding Trustee
New York City Hospitality Alliance

Mirik Milan
RHI Consultant
Night Mayor
Amsterdam

Macarena Rau Vargas
RHI Consultant
President
International CPTED Association

Jon Stover
RHI Consultant
Managing Partner
Jon Stover & Associates, LLC

SPEAKERS AND PANELISTS

Philip Kolvin
 Former Chair
London Entertainment Commission

Jamin Creed Rowan
Author
The Sociable City

Allison Harnden
Nighttime Economy Manager
Pittsburgh, PA

Amy TerrIll
Executive Vice President
Music Canada

Richard Myers
Executive Director
Major Cities Chiefs Association

Andrew Rigie
Executive Director
New York City Hospitality Alliance

Rafael L. Espinal Jr.
Council Member
New York City

Bruce Kraus
Council President
Pittsburgh, PA

RICHARD PRATER
Finance Manager
Tucson Police Department

Ben Van Houten
Business Development Manager, Nightlife & Entertainment Sector
San Francisco Office of Economic and Workforce Development

Brandon T. Todd
Council Member
District of Columbia

Jerry Schiager
Lieutenant
Fort Collins Police Department

NATALIE AVERY
Executive Director
DC BID Council

SARA BERNS
Executive Director
Discover Pacific Beach
San Diego, CA

LYNNE BREAUX
Former President
Restaurant Association
Metro Washington

 

DAVID BARILLA
Assistant Director
Downtown Development Board and Community Redevelopment Agency
City of Orlando

Nicholas L. Gernon
Commander
New Orleans Police Department

Richard Guiney
CEO
DublinTown

JC Diaz
First Vice President
International Nightlife Association

Frank LaTorre
Executive Director
Providence Downtown Improvement District

JOnathon Simons
Vice President of Political Advocacy
National Restaurant Association

SUE WEBSTER
Community Liaison
Michigan State University

Frédéric HOCQUARD
Deputy Mayor
Paris Nightlife Council

BRIAN BLOCK
Entertainment Service Manager
Music and Entertainment Division
City of Austin

CORY EHRLER
Sound Enforcement Officer
Austin Police Department

AUDREY JOSEPH
Former Chair
San Francisco Entertainment Commission

MICHAEL hARRIS
Executive Director
South Street Headhouse District
Philadelphia, PA

DAVID MURRAY
Sound Engineering Consultant
Music & Entertainment Division
City of Austin

MARINA LEIGHT
Vice President, Business Development
Government Solutions
Philips Lighting

robert S bookman
Partner
Pesetsky & Bookman, PC
General Counsel
New York City Hospitality Alliance

michael Goodson
Lieutenant
Philadelphia Police Department

NEW ORLEANS PANELISTS

Billy Nungesser
Lieutenant Governor
State of Louisiana

Mark C Romig
President and CEO
New Orleans Tourism Marketing Corporation

Jan Ramsey
Publisher
Offbeat Magazine

Elizabeth Williams
Founder
Southern Food & Beverage Museum

Jason Patterson
Music Director
Snug Harbor

Ethan Ellestad
Executive Director
Cultural Coalition of New Orleans

Gene Meneray
Executive Director
The Ella Project

Scott Aiges
Director of Programs, Marketing & Communications
New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Foundation

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