On October 16 John Covello of Ecstep Building Pte Ltd was a panelist for a hospitality discussion at AMCHAM Singapore. The event was well attended by members of the local hospitality industry.

The hospitality industry now embraces sustainability initiatives that go beyond ‘green washing’. Stakeholders throughout the tourism ecosystem, from travelers to corporations to investors, are driving the demand for a sustainable hotel experience.

John Covello as Director, Ecostep Building Design Pte Ltd., Eric Ricaurte, Founder and CEO, Greenview; and Kevin Teng, Executive Director, Sustainability, Marina Bay Sands were the sustainability panelists for this event. They shared their insights and perspectives on the growth of sustainability in the hospitality industry and how companies are evolving to suit the demands of the consumer. Also present was Elodie Causier, Market Strategy & Understanding Lead, Ipsos in Singapore who moderated the session.