Webinar: Bar & Restaurant

As part of our current Bar and Restaurant Campaign hosted a free webinar on Wednesday 25th November at 3pm.  We were thrilled to be joined by Ron Swidler, Holly Hallam and Rita Bancroft for this fascinating webinar. Our panel discussed the bar and restaurant sector, the importance of bars and restaurants in a hotel setting and the future of this COVID19 impacted sector.

Watch the webinar in full here:

Ron Swidler
Since joining The Gettys Group as its first hire in 1988 – an Interior Designer, Brand Strategist and intrepreneur – Ron has pioneered new approaches to experience design and collaboration. His latest venture was relaunching Hotel of Tomorrow™ Project, an industry-leading think tank reenvisioning the future of hospitality in light of the pandemic. The result has been breakthrough ideas, contributed and shaped from around the world, all through digital workshops.

Holly Hallam
Managing Director @DesignLSM
Before finding her home in hospitality design, Holly worked successfully as a senior marketing consultant in a variety of industries including Professional Services, Commerce, TV and Film. Since joining DesignLSM Holly has driven and built up the DesignLSM studio, bringing her considerable experience in brand, commercial and design strategy to the hospitality industry, creating unique consumer engagement strategies for clients.

Rita Bancroft
Co-Founder @Bancmarketing
Rita is co-founder of Bancmarketing and has over 30 years of marketing experience with a proven track record in both business to business and business to consumer multi-channel marketing. Rita is the author of the BCFA Research Reports, including the 2019 Bar and Restaurant Report.


About Alys Bryan

Alys is a knowledgeable design editor who is focused on instigating conversations, both online and in-person, with industry experts which challenge, educate and advance the commercial interior sector. Her training and 15 years of professional experience as a furniture designer for the commercial sector makes her uniquely placed to lead Design Insider as Editor
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