Boot Camp Presenters
founder & CEO, Joie de Vivre Hospitality
Chip is the founder and CEO of Joie de Vivre, California’s largest boutique hotel company consisting of over 40 award-winning hotels, spas and restaurants. Chip and his company’s time-tested techniques and transformational leadership practices have been featured in Fast Company, Fortune and the Wall Street Journal. A best-selling author, Chip illustrates the theory that transformed his business and shares his unique prescription for success (even in turbulent times) in PEAK: How Great Companies Get Their Mojo from Maslow. Honored by the San Francisco Business Times as the “Most Innovative CEO” in the Bay Area, Chip is the founder of San Francisco’s annual Celebrity Pool Toss fundraiser, which has raised more than $4 million for families in San Francisco’s Tenderloin District.