Kristen Bifulco is the former owner of the Camden Windward House Bed and Breakfast in downtown Camden Maine. Her Innkeeping style includes traditional and Airbnb methods. Kristen moved to Maine in 2005 originally to buy a farm, but by luck ended up owning a Bed and Breakfast.
Kristen has a degree from Iona College in Biology and a self-directed education in hospitality. Everything Kristen knows about the lodging and hospitality business has been learned over a decade of experience in the industry. There have been many changes in the micro lodging industry known as the Bed and Breakfast. Reservation systems, online presence, room amenities, social networks, old stereotypes and Airbnb are challenges that face these dynamic small businesses. Follow Kristen as she presents the current climate and changing landscape of the lifestyle business of bed and breakfast hospitality.