General Manager Karin Kopano brings her functional expertise
in launching successful hospitality concepts on both ends of the East Coast to Hotel 50 Bowery, located in Manhattan’s
Chinatown community. She began her role as General Manager for the property in
2015 and continues to draw on her innate creativity and mastery of operations
to meld the hotel’s personally tailored service, distinct Chinatown location,
and whimsical style of luxury to deliver a community-focused experience
showcasing New York City’s diverse cultures and unflappable energy. In June
2018, Hospitality Sales and Marketing Association International (HSMAI) awarded
Kopano General Manager of the Year at the 25th Annual Frank W.
Berkman Tourism Achievement Award Dinner. Additionally, the property was
included in Travel + Leisure’s 2018 World’s Best Awards in the categories, Best
Hotels in NYC (ranked #3) and Best City Hotels in Continental U.S. (ranked #15)
and Condé Nast Travelers Readers’ Choice Awards for Best Hotels in NYC (ranked
#31)! She has previously held roles at Morgan’s Hotel Group’s Shore Club, Hotel
Victor, Gansevoort Hotel and Baron’s Cove.
Check out the incredible speaker line-up to see who will be joining Karin.