Red Shoes Talks #15: How to scale real estate asset owners without adding fixed costs

by | Oct 1, 2021 | Financial advisory, Operations, Supply & Demand, Talks

In this 15th episode of Red Shoes Talks, the vacation rental and short-term rental podcast, Simon Lehmann is joined by Emmanuel Lavoie, CEO of Jetstream Hospitality Solutions, the all-in-one platform  for owners, managers and developers of multi-unit, short-term rental properties to maximize revenues and realize opportunities .

In this episode Simon and Emmanuel talk about scaling multi-unit owners and operators while being mindful of costs, especially fixed costs; how to grow revenues while preserving profits and how to expand mindfully.

Our guest today: Emmanuel Lavoie of Jetstream Hospitality Solutions


A real estate pioneer and serial entrepreneur of 17+ years, Emmanuel is now the CEO of Jetstream Hospitality Solutions, having taken the helm after leading the firm’s operations as COO for almost 4 years.
Versed in the short-term rental and vacation rental industry thanks to his previous experience as co-owner and COO of Leavetown Vacations, he is no stranger to the housing market in general. Je started his career co-founding BlueGreen Living Communities in his hometown of Kelowna, B.C., Canada to develop ecologically responsible housing together with a LEED-certified architect, before launching his mechanical engineering and sustainability consultancy firm Reevolution.
When he successfully sold the firm to Rocky Point, a leading regional consultancy , he became a principal and helped grow the company to 60+ staff over 7 locations, before joining Leavetown 3 years later.
A fonding teammate of TEDxKelowna and a former Board Member of the International Living Future Institute, Emmanuel is a charismatic leader always on the look out for the newest changes in the market.

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