A two-decade veteran of the hospitality industry, Janet Kurtz founded Kurtz Hospitality Marketing with one goal in mind: to help build better brands. Working with hotel, travel industry, and restaurant clients in a variety of markets, Janet has led an illustrious career curating and implementing innovative hospitality strategies.

Prior to founding Kurtz Hospitality Marketing, Janet served thirteen years as Director of Sales & Marketing for the Forbes Five Star rated Hermitage Hotel in Nashville, TN and the Forbes Five Star rated Keswick Hall and Golf Club in Charlottesville, VA. There she oversaw all room revenue, sales development, marketing, and public relations for both properties and their outlets – including multiple star rated restaurants, a golf course, clubhouse, and a 250 acre beef and vegetable farm. Janet has also worked with Loews Hotels & Resorts Nashville and various attractions including the historic Belle Meade Plantation.

Originally from Dresden, OH, Janet now resides in downtown Nashville, TN. When she isn’t out traveling and selling for her clients, Janet enjoys spending time with her family and relaxing alongside her dog Vino.