Industry Veterans Join Forces to Form Son Hospitality Consulting

Florida, October 24, 2014 – Three former Hotel Executives form Son Hospitality (SonHos) Consulting, a consulting practice, offering a broad range of services including: marketing, revenue management, operational assessment and financial analysis for hotels and travel companies.

SonHos Consulting combines big picture knowledge with practical solutions. “We are excited about our partnership and the varied degrees of expertise we can offer our clients. The knowledge and expertise provided by SonHos is invaluable for operators, owners and developers. We work together with our clients to uncover hidden revenue sources, customized solutions and outstanding results”, states Stephanie Sonnabend, principal and former CEO and President of the Sonesta International Hotels Corporation.

About The Founders

Stephanie Sonnabend has 35 years of experience in the hospitality industry. She recently retired from Sonesta International Hotels Corporation where she led the company as CEO and President through periods of domestic and international growth. She is a frequent speaker at both industry and women’s events. Stephanie is best known for being a strategic creative thinker, a change advocate, and creator of a corporate culture applauded throughout the industry.

Jodi Cross has more than 20 years of marketing, positioning and brand development. Jodi has a vast knowledge of working with all types of hotels and luxury resorts both internationally and in the US. She specializes in providing long-term marketing solutions for companies and individuals that are re-positioning, transitioning, or opening. Whether you are looking for a go-to-market strategist, conversion specialist or marketing plan executor, Jodi provides creative and strategic solutions on deadline every time.

Mylene Young has decades of international & domestic hospitality expertise with Hilton International, Marriott, Hilton Corporation and Sonesta Hotels focused on increasing top line hotel revenue, recommendation for improvement, measuring business performance and return on investment, market analysis and hotel underwriting. Mylene has held a broad range of roles in revenue management, sales & marketing, finance and operations that enable her to contribute to companies on a highly strategic level. Mylene has been an invited speaker at industry events and in university settings. She has contributed to several articles on revenue management.

About Son Hospitality Consulting:

Son Hospitality (SonHos) Consulting is a global consulting and service organization launched in 2014 by three partners with extensive high-level executive hospitality experience. Clients rely on the firms specialized industry knowledge and expertise for advice and services that range from organizational assessments, marketing strategy, revenue growth and enhanced performance. SonHos is known as a leader in creative thinking, hotel transitions, positioning and revenue management. For more information visit: or call 617-515-7257.