Industry Update
Appointment 3 March 2021

Lara Weiss

Appointed Director of Sales & Revenue Management
At Sensei in Santa Monica - CA, USA

Lara Weiss

Lara Weiss was recently appointed Director of Sales & Revenue Management at Sensei where she will lead the team in meeting sales objectives and goals. Weiss comes to Sensei with a strong background in hospitality having worked at a variety of West Coast companies and properties including The Beverly Hilton, The Hollywood Roosevelt, Thompson Hotels, Kor Hotel Group and more. Weiss also provided marketing and revenue management services for two wellness brands, Civana and Two Bunch Palms, and founded of her own company, AUTONOMOUS Hospitality and Hotel Collection, which offers sales, MICE representation, marketing management and more to independent hotels.


Sensei applies data-driven health knowledge and utilizes technology in its programs and services to promote preventative care and healthy lifestyle practices. It was founded by Larry Ellison, technology pioneer and co-founder of Oracle, and Dr.
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Recent Appointments at Sensei

Bere Olmedo - Director of Sensei Lana’i Retreat

3 March 2021 — Bere Olmedo was named Director of Sensei Lana'i Retreat in August 2020 and currently oversees day-to-day operations for Sensei's unmatched wellness programming and execution of the luxury guest experience.
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Jacqueline Pucci - Head of People Operations.

3 March 2021 — Sensei also welcomes Jacqueline Pucci as its corporate Head of People Operations. In this role, Pucci will build the brand's portfolio through people leadership, employer branding, opening critical path support and talent acquisition of top technology, wellness and hospitality professionals.
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Alexandra Walterspiel - Chief Operating Officer

3 March 2021 — Alexandra Walterspiel has been appointed Chief Operating Officer (COO). In her new role, Walterspiel will oversee the operations and wellness program development of Sensei's wellness facilities, including its hotels, hospitality and future membership clubs and workforce centers, as well as create, refine and maintain operating details and systems, and cultivate management talent at Sensei.
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