Seminars / Aspiring

Classes for Aspiring, New, and Experienced Innkeepers

Innkeeping Seminars

To help you make the most of your business, we recommend several bed and breakfast seminars.

Whether you are wondering how to start a bed and breakfast or other lodging property or want to learn how to market an existing Hospitality facility, there is an informative session for every seasoned or aspiring innkeeper.

In-depth Training Seminar for Aspiring or New Innkeepers and Seasoned Innkeepers of all the various Lodging Properties.

Association of Lodging Professionals 2023 Conference and Tradeshow
WHEN: Feb 26 – March 1, 2023
WHERE: Sheraton Phoenix Downtown
Learn the ABCs of Innkeeping.  Understand the challenges of purchasing, operating, and marketing a successful Lodging Property. Being an innkeeper requires you to be a jack of all trades, you need to know about housekeeping and property maintenance, advertising and promotion, customer relations, staff management, insurance, record-keeping, and much more. These seminars will provide you with invaluable “innside” information on all aspects of owning, running, and starting a lodging property.

Typical Seminar Topics

  • Criteria for a Successful Inn / B&B
  • Personal and Lifestyle Aspects
  • Financial and Organizational Aspects
  • Marketing Essentials – Website, Social Media, SEO
  • Promotion and Packaging
  • Aspiring Innkeepers
  • Starting Your B & B, or other Hospitality Property

New and Aspiring Innkeepers

Our premise at Virginia Inn Brokers is that that aspiring or future owners of Hospitality Properties need information about all the aspects of owning and operating a lodging property. We will provide you with the tools to help you make the right decision before you purchase.  Our work with buyers usually results in mini seminars!

We have been assisting buyers and sellers in the transfer of B&Bs for more than 30 years. As hospitality specialists, we offer you an unprecedented insight into the lodging industry. We take pride in matching Buyers with properties that are right for them.

Please complete the request for information form to allow us to begin searching for the perfect B&B to meet your needs and desires. Not only do we have a variety of bed and breakfasts listed with us, but we also are aware of many other inns for sale that are not currently visible on the commercial market. Let us help you find your dream property.

Upcoming Aspiring Seminars:
February 2023: Association of Lodging Professionals 2023 Conference and Tradeshow
Aspiring Lodging Professionals Conference AND New Lodging Professionals Conference