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Jul 22, 2021
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JMAK.com

MANCATIONS by J.MAK!

Going rugged in the Southwest, tasting the terroir in Bordeaux, or framing a fantastic shot in the Sonoran Desert... no matter what manly activity you're into - seize the day and take that vacay!

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Jul 9, 2021
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JMAK.com

BEACH, PLEASE by J.MAK!!

It's been a year. In need of sun, sand and a fruity cocktail? us, too. #JMAKSGOTYOURBACK at beaches all over the world - and in your backyard. Take a look for some inspiration (and special offers)...

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Apr 19, 2021
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Insider Travel Report

Insider Travel: How J.MAK Has Taken His Hotel Consulting Business On The Road

Jon Makhmaltchi, founder of J. MAK Hospitality, talks with James Shillinglaw of Insider Travel Report about how he reacted to the pandemic crisis by taking his hospitality consulting business, where he helps hotels better connect with travel advisors, on the road in a customized van that he drives around the country.

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Mar 26, 2021
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Hoteliers Web

Carrie Culpepper joined J.MAK HOSPITALITY

J.MAK HOSPITALITY announces the addition of Carrie Culpepper, who will lead Public Relations and Content Marketing strategies for the brand and its partners in the luxury hospitality arena. J.MAK HOSPITALITY represents some of the world's finest luxury boutique hotels, villa collections, destination management companies, and private aviation companies.

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Feb 25, 2021
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Insider Travel Report

Insider People: Discover Who’s Moving in Hotels This Week

J.MAK Hospitality has hired Carrie Culpepper to lead public relations and content marketing strategies for the brand and its partners in the luxury hospitality arena, including luxury boutique hotels, villa collections, destination management companies, and private aviation companies.

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Feb 23, 2021
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J.MAK Hospitality expands its mix of services adding Carrie Culpepper to lead Public Relations

J.MAK HOSPITALITY announces the addition of Carrie Culpepper, who will lead Public Relations and Content Marketing strategies for the brand and its partners in the luxury hospitality arena. J.MAK HOSPITALITY represents some of the world’s finest luxury boutique hotels, villa collections, destination management companies, and private aviation companies.

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Feb 4, 2021
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Travel Weekly

Covid-19 is likely fueling dreams about luxury vacations that are -- literally -- out of this world.

Axiom has also partnered with luxury travel company Roman & Erica to offer 10-day, $55 million trips for civilians. And J.MAK Hospitality recently joined the effort to sell those packages through advisors; the company says that while the first trip is sold out, there are still two seats available for an April 2022 mission.

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Dec 11, 2020
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Travel Weekly

Hotel rep has RV, will travel to stay in touch with advisors

The pandemic has made it difficult to safely hold in-person meetings, which the travel industry has thrived on in the past, but one hotel representative has found an innovative solution: Buy a custom Winnebago camper and drive it around the country, holding meetings for advisors at the properties he represents and sometimes even in advisors' driveways.

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May 12, 2020
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Travelworks

Travelworks | Season21: Voices of Clarity.

At J.MAK, we specialize in connecting independently operated hotels and operators with luxury travel advisors. No doubt we have already started to see change and will continue to as we begin to recover. There is room on the advisor side to be placing fees for their services so that they are not solely reliant on commissions should bookings cancel. On the operator side, there will have to be new consideration for deposits, how those funds are spent and when, as well as a revisit of cancellation policies and fees. 

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Feb 19, 2020
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AFAR

How to Find the Perfect Hotel for All Seasons

To discover unique hotels with personality—at any time of year—here’s where to look. It takes more than Insta-inspiring views and high thread counts to become part of the exclusive hotel portfolio at J.MAK.

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Aug 15, 2019
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AFAR

12 Questions With J.MAK (!)

J.MAK is both the name of one of the biggest hotel representation firms in the travel industry and the nickname of the man behind the brand: Jon Makhmaltchi.

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Jun 1, 2019
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Resident Magazine

J.MAK Making Waves in the Travel Industry

He might be a native New Yorker living in the same apartment he grew up in — with a 3,000 square foot terrace it's not hard to see why — but Jon Makhmaltchi is a jet setting globe trotter who his taken his J.MAK Hospitality brand to new heights.

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Sep 25, 2018
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Luxury Travel Advisor

J.MAK Hospitality Adds Former Virtuoso Advisor, Jeff Sirota

Earlier this month, J.MAK Hospitality announced Jeff Sirota (now known as Sir.J) as the newest member of its team. Sir.J will extend his in-depth knowledge and network to J.MAK Hospitality’s clientele of global jetsetters.

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Jun 1, 2017
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Tablet Hotels

A Moment with Jon Makhmaltchi

We recently sat down with someone who’s no stranger to many of you: Jon Makhmaltchi, a longtime friend of Tablet who helped introduce Tablet PRO to the travel agency community.

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Aug 21, 2015
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Departures.com

Jon Makhmaltchi of J.Mak's Rhinebeck, New York

Travel adviser J.Mak shares his favorite places to eat, drink, and stay in Rhinebeck, New York—from where to find the perfect nightcap, the most spectacular views, the best steak au poivre, and more.

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Mar 23, 2015
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JohnnyJet.com

Travel Style: Jon D Makhmaltchi

Want to know how to travel in style, just like the pros? We check in with frequent fliers to find out how often they fly, their favorite destinations and what they never leave home without.

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