Trent Selbrede has almost 22 years in the hospitality industry with 5 of those years building websites and selling advertising to the industry. His hotel experience includes 8 hotel openings, 4 takeovers and managing 13 different locations. He has held virtually every leadership position in hotels, including dual general manager, and understands what it takes to build highly effective teams and deliver the highest results.
His personal passion begins with family time with his wife, 2 daughters, and 2 adopted dogs. He also enjoys home improvement projects, mountain biking, and golfing. He volunteers and participates in fundraising events with various organizations including CERT, The American Red Cross, Rady Children’s Hospital,Helen Woodward Animal Center and the Veterans Administration.
This blog is intended to induce, thought, emotion, and meaningful conversation. Trent is working to develop his own writing style but must give credit to those that have influenced him. His father, Rick (1942-2008) was the most influential person in his life. A few of his favorite authors include Seth Godin, Simon Sinek, James Altucher, Malcolm Gladwell, Jim Collins, Paul Marciano. He loves a good laugh. Some of his favorite comedians are Louis CK, Chris Rock, Eddie Murphy, George Carlin, Richard Prior, Robin Williams, Mitch Hedberg, and Rodney Dangerfield.