StayAltered champions our alternative spirit.

  • Our 3 P’s
  • No 2 Alike
  • 1 Family

We are all united.

Our 3 P's

Our 3 P’s are more than just our selection criteria we all must meet & the quality standards we all agree to maintain.
Our 3 P’s are our universal principles uniting us all on our journey from traditional hospitality ↗ meaningful hospitality.

Caring ↗ Compassionate

Active ↗ Proactive Hospitality
Inclusive ↗ Integrative Beliefs
Cooperative ↗ Collaborative Systems

Personal ↗ Purposeful

Inspirational ↗ Impactful Design
Joyful ↗ Nourishing Experiences
Learning ↗ Thriving Opportunities

Healthy ↗ Harmonious

Responsibility ↗ Solidarity Society
Restorative ↗ Regenerative Environments
Egalitarian ↗ Equitable Communities

We are all unique.

No 2 Alike

We celebrate our “je ne sais quoi” – the infinitely unique ways we express our own hospitality. We do not give any operating manuals, nor impose any hospitality policies. By fiercely protecting what makes our hosts unique, we protect our promise to our guests:

No two stays will ever be the same.

We are A GLOBAL FAMILY.

1 Family

StayAltered is the first hospitality company owned in solidarity by our hosts, our workers, our guests & our neighbors.

Our Workers

Staff

Silvia Pisci 🇳🇱🇮🇹
Head of Host Community
Lived in
China, Israel, Italy, Netherlands & Peru
Nicola Steenkamp 🇿🇦
Head of Host Empowerment
Lived in
South Africa & Thailand
Evan Tzeng 🇺🇸
Founder & Organizer
Lived in
Mexico, Myanmar, Taiwan & United States

Guides

Andrea Diamond 🇮🇱🇨🇦
Operations
Host & Community Operations
Airbnb
Simon Kopec 🇺🇸🇨🇴
Brand
Marketing Director
Aman Resorts
Chan Tran 🇺🇸
Marketing
Internal Communications
PepsiCo
Mike Trapanese 🇺🇸🇮🇹
Strategy
Partner
Behrens Investment Group
Chance Tseng 🇺🇸🇹🇼
Legal
Associate
Bowman and Brooke
Advisors

Alexandra Karam & Franchesca Karam (Casa Pancha), Mauricio Fermat (Perro Surfero), Darren Overby (Pacific Tradewinds)

Tyler Bates, Sam Beller, Thalia Clark, Brian Fiore-Silfvast, Carolina de Marchi Martins Gonçalez, Katharine Lotz, Taylor McKnight, Riyadh Mohammed, Kasia Janczura Mohammed

 
Volunteers

Jake Nash, Jessica Nemire, Frances Yang

 
Emeritus

Rossella Rubini

 
Special Thanks

Corinne Aparis, Melanie Susanne Ausman, Devynn Barnes, Dr. Sandra Dreisbach, Charlotte Hall, Leigh Ann Pedone, Mike Savas, Elizabeth Tilton, Rosie Willan, Edward Zaydelman

Our Guests

We will announce details for our Guest Advisory Council soon. Stay tuned!

Our Neighbors

Investors

Our values-aligned impact investors believe in both our purpose & our theory of change – what we do & how we do what we do.

 

Please email we (at) stayaltered (dot) com with “Investment Opportunities” in the subject line & we’ll follow up within 48-72 hours.

Partners

Our partners build our cooperative capacity so we can better unite, empower & celebrate our hosts.

 

 

Please email we (at) stayaltered (dot) com with “Partnership Opportunities” in the subject line & tell us how you can help!

Planet

We are proud to support organizations improving the social, economic & environmental well-being of our host communities.

 

 

Please email we (at) stayaltered (dot) com with “Beneficiary Opportunities” in the subject line & tell us how we can help you!