Hospitable Nature

After spending over 20 years in the South Florida market, Kara Lundgren and the highly-experienced KDL Hospitality team are focused on developing strategies to attract both visitors and employees back to the industry.
Words by Sandy Lindsey | February 23, 2024 | Lifestyle

Kara Lundgren launched KDL Hospitality to make working in the tourism industry a badge of honor. “I believe tourism thrives on attracting visitors and providing them with meaningful and memorable experiences,” she says. “It’s essential for all the moving pieces to work together to reignite interest in travel in all markets. It’s not just leisure — business and group travel are fundamental to the continued success of our ever-evolving field.” At the same time, it is essential to introduce innovation into products, teams and strategic approaches. “With rising costs of goods and services, having a strong identity and brand is essential in an organization’s success,” she says. Her view is based on 3 key pillars: strategic planning, operational excellence and revenue maximization, with specialized services tailored to meet the unique needs and challenges of each client;