15

15

00:00 / 00:00

/

Cover art for The Entrepreneurs

2 March 2016

Episode 229

28 minutes

How can traditional hotels fight back against the sharing economy juggernaut? We meet Caitlin Zaino, founder of Porter & Sail, a start-up whose secret weapon involves a dash of the high-tech and the charm and knowledge of an old-school concierge. We also sit down with the managing director of St Barths-based Sereno Hotels, who explains why the company is expanding to Lake Como. Plus: Black Eyed Peas frontman Will.i.am tells us why musicians make natural entrepreneurs and Winkreative’s Raphael Güller asks whether sex really does sell.

2 March 2016

Share episode

Download

Chapter 1

9 minutes

15

15

/

Chapter 1

Porter & Sail

Cover art for The Entrepreneurs

How can traditional hotels fight back against the sharing economy juggernaut? We meet Caitlin Zaino, founder of Porter & Sail, a start-up whose secret weapon involves a dash of the high-tech and the charm and knowledge of an old-school concierge.

9 minutes

Share chapter 1

Chapter 2

8 minutes

15

15

/

Chapter 2

Sereno Hotels

Cover art for The Entrepreneurs

Samy Ghachem, managing director of St Barths-based Sereno Hotels, explains how and why the company is expanding to Lake Como and gives us his leadership tips in this week’s How I Manage.

8 minutes

Share chapter 2

Chapter 3

5 minutes

15

15

/

Chapter 3

Does sex sell?

Cover art for The Entrepreneurs

Raphael Güller from Winkreative tackles the age-old advertising question: does sex sell?

5 minutes

Share chapter 3

Chapter 4

4 minutes

15

15

/

Chapter 4

Will.i.am

Cover art for The Entrepreneurs

The frontman of the Black Eyed Peas has released a new voice-activated smartwatch called Dial. We sit down with Will.i.am to hear why musicians make natural entrepreneurs.

4 minutes

Share chapter 4

/

sign in to monocle

new to monocle?

Print magazine subscriptions start from £55.

Subscribe now

Loading...

/

15

15

Live

00:0001:00

  • The Menu374