Industry Update
Appointment21 January 2021

Chelsea Olson

Appointed Chief Marketing Officer
At Ian Schrager Company in New York - NY, USA

Chelsea Olson

Olson joins ISC with over ten years of extensive experience in hospitality and marketing. Her career has spanned from media and editorial to public relations, communications and branding.

Notably, Olson oversaw all marketing at EDITION Hotel's flagship property in Miami for four years as part of the opening team. She has been an integral part of the EDITION team, having worked on hotel openings in Barcelona, New York's Clocktower and Times Square.

Since leaving EDITION in 2018, Olson started her marketing consultancy working on a variety of consulting projects in the lifestyle and hospitality sector whilst she has also contributed to Miami-based publications including DiningOut Magazine and Miami New Times.

Impressed by Chelsea's roster of clients and experience, Schrager was pleased that she made the decision to work in-house for him, working on both PUBLIC and EDITION. She brings her wealth of creative marketing knowledge, along with her understanding of ISC's brands, PUBLIC Hotels and EDITION Hotels, to develop memorable experiences, share ISC's brand stories and execute Schrager's vision. "It is very difficult to find a marketing person who is smart, has leadership qualities, hardworking, and most importantly, understands and gets the unique way we market things and our pursuit of excellence and originality. Chelsea is a rare breed. We are lucky to have her." - Ian Schrager

Ian Schrager Company

Ian Schrager builds, develops and markets innovative lifestyle residences and hotels, introducing new concepts and reinventing industry standards. The boutique hotel was invented in 1984 by visionary Ian Schrager and his longtime partner and friend Steve Rubell.
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