The Sustainable Hospitality Alliance would like to thank all those who offered their advice and expertise during the development of the Pathway.
Thanks to our donor member and affiliate member companies who provided critical feedback and steer to ensure this would be most useful to the industry:
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Caesars Entertainment
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Dorint Hotels & Resorts
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Marriott International
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Wyndham Hotels & Resorts
We would also like to thank the following companies who acted as Development Partners on specific sections of the guidance:
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The authors are grateful to several other organisations and experts for their input, support and peer review:
  • Alliance for Water Stewardship Asia-Pacific
  • Christopher Imbsen, Director of Sustainability, World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC)
  • Dr Anna Spenceley, STAND Ltd; Chair IUCN WCPA Tourism and Protected areas Specialist Group; Director GSTC; Independent Advisory Panel of Travalyst
  • Dr Jonathon Day, Purdue University
  • Dirk Glaesser, Director Sustainable Development, United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO)
  • Eric Ricaurte, Founder, Greenview
  • European Sustainable Hospitality Club
  • Grace Kang, Managing Partner, Greenview
  • Harold Goodwin, Managing Director of the Responsible Tourism Partnership and Founder of the International Centre for Responsible Tourism
  • Jeremy Sampson, Chief Executive Officer, The Travel Foundation
  • Jeremy Smith, Co-founder, Tourism Declares a Climate Emergency
  • Mahima Khanna, Upstream Officer, Financial Institutions Group, IFC
  • Marta Mills, Sustainable Tourism Specialist,
  • Michelle Rowe, Director, RHP
  • Nahar Muhammed, Researcher & Practitioner, Sustainable Tourism
  • Olivia Ruggles-Brice, Director, Greenview
  • O’Shannon Burns, Cornell University Sustainable Tourism Asset Management Program (STAMP)
  • Pacific Asia Travel Association, PATA
  • Dr. Willy Legrand, IU International University of Applied Sciences Germany
  • Professor Xavier Font, University of Surrey (UK)
  • Randy Durband, CEO, Global Sustainable Tourism Council (GSTC)
  • Rebecca Hawkins, Managing Director, RHP
  • Roi Ariel, General Manager, The Global Sustainable Tourism Council (GSTC)
  • Samantha Kenny, Senior Program Officer, World Wildlife Fund – US (WWF)
  • Suzannah Newham, Senior Sustainability Advisor, Considerate Group
  • Travalyst
  • Virginia Fernandez-Trapa, Programme Officer Sustainable Development, United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO)
  • WRAP