ELN Requirements 

The Emerging Leaders Network will consist of young, actively engaged IHG community members, from both the IHG corporate team and the IHG Owners Association who have demonstrated a passion for our brands, an appetite for further personal and professional development and a long-term interest in the success of the global IHG community.

While all applicants are considered on an individual basis, below are a few attributes of a qualified ELN member:

  • 40 years old and under
  • Speaks English
  • Above property and/or multiple property responsibility
  • At least 5 to 7 years of management experience
  • Direct P&L or ownership responsibility
  • Track record of successful hotel operations or above property team
  • Evidence of a strong passion for IHG brands
  • Strong appetite for continued personal and professional development
  • Endorsement from an Association Board member or someone from the IHG Leadership team
  • Have a LinkedIn Page including a full biography