StayAltered Named Finalist At Independent Lodging Congress’ Cultivate 2022 In New York City!

StayAltered has been named a finalist to pitch in the seed stage startup round at Independent Lodging Congress’ INDIE Cultivate 2022 in Brooklyn, New York on June 20-21, 2022! INDIE Cultivate celebrates the pursuit of visionary ideas in hospitality, travel, & lifestyle for a community continuously pushing the boundaries of imagination & innovation to nurture new concepts.


“There are very few hospitality conferences that are truly meaningful for the independent hotelier but ILC delivers. We’re excited for the opportunity to return to ILC – this time to present our vision  to the INDIE crowd for how StayAltered unlock the power of community for independent hotels .”– Evan Tzeng, founder.


StayAltered will participate in the seed round for startup pitches alongside MODwell and The Course App, presenting to an esteemed panel of judges, including:

  • David Millili, Mentor, Hospitality Innovation Hub
  • Betsy Mule, Investor, F-Prime Capital
  • Jessica Hayes, Director of Business Development, Tambourine


About StayAltered
StayAltered curates inspiring hosts for guests to easily find and book incredible places to stay and leave a positive impact. As the world’s first community-powered hospitality company, StayAltered’s community of guests, hosts, neighbors, partners, and teams decide how to reinvest and reward profits to enable hospitality by and for our communities.


About Independent Lodging Congress
ILC is a place of discovery, collaboration and idea generation for owners and operators of independent hotels. Through meaningful and relevant panels, deep dive breakouts, and of course, great food and beverage, we strive to connect visionaries and thought leaders inside (and outside) the independent lodging sector for the betterment of our industry and the guests we serve.