Speakers and moderators

Pete Edwards

Director of Sales, Samesun Hostels

Pete Edwards is Director of Sales for Samesun Hostels, a group of hostels located in Canada and the USA. Having been with Samesun for more than a decade, Pete has been instrumental in the company’s growth and is deeply committed to the ethos of backpacker hostels and aligning the Samesun brand with friendly, international, welcoming environments for mindful travellers. He is an avid traveler living in Vancouver, Canada and regularly speaks at events for the youth travel accommodation sector.

Samesun currently operates five hostels in North America, including locations in Vancouver, Venice Beach and Montreal. Samesun’s goal is to offer safe and social experiences for guests through a wide selection of activities and their onsite pubs. 

Why attend

  • Over 300 attendees
  • 80+ pre-selected buyers
  • Up to 30 pre-scheduled business appointments
  • 91% senior management attendees
  • Industry seminars and workshops
  • Networking events