Hotel Impossible Host Anthony Melchiorri Appears on “I Know This Guy” Podcast


Noted television personality and hospitality expert Anthony Melchiorri appears on the popular podcast, “I Know This Guy.” Melchiorri was the man behind the popular hotel improvement show, “Hotel Impossible.” Continue reading


Fort Lauderdale, FL, Jan 29, 2021 /prREACH/ -- The "I Know This Guy" team is pleased to announce renowned hospitality expert and Hotel Impossible host Anthony Melchiorri as a podcast guest during the last week of January 2021. Hosted by experienced entrepreneur Norman Farrar and produced by his son, Hayden, this podcast showcases highly qualified guests from different backgrounds every week.

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Anthony Melchiorri is a hospitality business veteran with over 20 years of experience. He was responsible for developing and repositioning America's most high-profile properties, including the landmark Algonquin Hotel and the first Nickelodeon Hotel. Known in the industry for his commitment to excellence and direct, honest style, he empowers people to take ownership of issues and make meaningful decisions relating to their work and lives.

Born in Brooklyn, New York, Melchiorri was brought up in the Sheepshead Bay neighborhood. His long and rewarding journey in the hospitality industry is all about overcoming struggle. He started his career as a Night Auditor at the Embassy Suites in Overland Park, Kansas. Later on, he worked as a night hotel manager at the Plaza Hotel. In the next four years, he made his way up continuously to reach the position of Director of Front Office Operations. He worked with the Lucerne Hotel as general manager and was instrumental in selecting the Lucerne as the Best Service Hotel by the New York Times Travel Guide.

Melchiorri has also served as an executive producer for the cable-movie, "Wisegal" in 2008. Along with fellow executive producer Leo Rossi, he developed the idea of a hotel-improvement show that resulted in Travel Channel's popular series, Hotel Impossible. Every episode of this series has Melchiorri and his team renovating a hotel with issues in less than a week. The program is entering its 9th season. The Travel Channel is all set to expand Melchiorri's role by including two new shows, "Hotel Impossible: Five Star Secrets" and "Hotel Impossible: Showdown." Melchiorri has also hosted Extreme Hotels, a show that ran for just one season.

"We are delighted to have someone like Anthony Melchiorri as our guest this week. His experience and background make him an exciting personality to host, and I can't wait to have him here," said Norman Farrar.

Please tune in to the upcoming episode of "I Know This Guy" to listen to Melchiorri's stories about the hotel industry and much more.

About Norman Farrar

Entrepreneur and businessman Norman "The Beard Guy" Farrar stands at the forefront of the economic mega-machine known as Amazon Marketplace. As a leading expert with over 25 years of product sourcing, development, and branding expertise, Norm is an advisor to many and an inspiration to all.

Throughout his career, he has worked with big brands including Mercedes-Benz, Coca-Cola, Dell, Microsoft, Target, Hershey, 20th Century Fox, Molson's, Cadbury and a wide variety of emerging businesses that are celebrating sudden escalation in profitability and sales as a result of taking action on his advice and proven methods. | | | | | | |

About Anthony Melchiorri

He is the host of the Travel Channel program "Hotel Impossible" and has over 3 years' experience as Hotel Developer, Operator, General Manager and Asset Manager. Throughout Anthony Melchiorri's meteoric career, he has consistently proven that nothing is impossible, and the only limitation is the lack of imagination. | | [email protected]


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