Kim Kessler, founder of KIPR Global, has 18 years of experience handling strategic public relations campaigns for luxury resorts, hotels and spas. Prior to launching KIPR Global, she worked as director of public relations at Four Seasons Hotel Los Angeles at Beverly Hills, leading international media campaigns, and building longstanding relationships with journalists, community leaders, and social media influencers. Kim is also the public relations representative on the Spa Task Force Team for Four Seasons Hotels & Resorts, and an official Ambassador for Global Wellness Day, now celebrated in 100 countries. Kim currently works with Careyes in Mexico, Access Italy exclusive tour company, Four Seasons Hotel Los Angeles at Beverly Hills, Tahiti Tourisme, and The Detox Market, the leader in green beauty.
What do I do best?
I am the best at forming relationships and bringing people together. I have been told that I’m an ultimate connector.
What makes me the best version of myself?
I have been focused on success in the field of public relations for luxury hotels and truly believe my positive results are from my intense drive and ambition, and passion for the hospitality industry. I attribute my mentors and friends in the hospitality industry to my success as well.
What are my aspirations?
My biggest aspiration is to inspire people to live healthy lives and travel the world.
My Biggest Success?
My biggest success was starting KIPR Global and having dream clients manifest into my life. It’s been an incredible journey so far, and I’m very grateful.
My Most Challenging Moment?
My most challenging moment was taking the leap to start KIPR Global after being in a comfortable in-house position with Four Seasons Hotel Los Angeles at Beverly Hills, and learning to work for many different clients at once but it’s proven to have been the best decision.
Live life to the fullest, eat healthy, care for the environment and travel the world!
My Favorite People/Role Models?
I am closest to my mom Sandy who inspires me every day. My business role models are Victoria King, Karen Murphy O’Brien and Allyson Rener.
My Favorite Places/Destinations?
I love the Greek islands, Italy, Bali, Tahiti and Mexico the most. I try to visit the Greek islands every summer if possible. I also enjoyed living on Maui for three years.
My Favorite Products/Objects?
I love Instagram, my MAC computer, iPhone, European hair dryer and curling iron, and natural beauty products from The Detox Market.
My Current Passions?
I am passionate about luxury travel, yoga, beach vacations, friends, family, fashion and plant-based cuisine.