Calvin Tilokee

CEO & Creative Director Revpar Media LLC

Calvin’s passion for hospitality was cultivated in his teenage years which led to obtaining a Bachelor’s degree in Hotel & Restaurant Management from the University of Eastern Shore.

During a 20 year hotel career, Calvin has amassed a diverse skill set spanning multiple brands and markets, including Hilton, Marriott, IHG, Starwood, and Independent properties. Experience at select service, full service, suburban, city, luxury and waterpark hotels from New York City to Los Angeles has given Calvin a unique perspective and skill set.

Calvin's passion for people has also led to co-founding Lighthouse Strategic Advisory. Lighthouse focuses on helping women & minorities realize their dream of hotel ownership.

B.S, Hotel/Restaurant Management 1997-2001
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Closing the Gap Between Hotels and Social Media Strategy

Calvin Tilokee - August 27, 2020

Welcoming back Calvin Tilokee, the brain behind the famous Instagram page RevParblems. The last time we had him on, Calvin shared with us the affects the pandemic has had on the hotel industry.

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With No End to the Pandemic in Sight What Can Hotels Expect?: Say Yes To Travel

Calvin Tilokee - April 2, 2020

On this episode ofSay Yes To Travel, hostSarah Dandashy sat down with Calvin Tilokee, the Director of Revenue Management at a 5 star boutique hotel in New York City to discuss the current state of the hotel industry. Numbers are down everywhere, but major cities like New York, Los Angeles, and Chicago have been hit particularly hard.

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