Peter Anderson–Our Man in Hotels and Spas


Peter is a leader in hotels, hospitality, and spa experiences. He has spent his career visiting travel venues worldwide and making them better for their operators and owners. Now he wants to make them better for you, the older traveler.

Peter, a 30-year veteran in the leisure industry, is the founder and CEO of Anderson and Associates, a consultancy firm specializing in developing and programming issues related to planned wellness communities, destination resorts, resort, recreation, and lifestyle issues.

Peter sits on the board of directors for the Cal State Long Beach Hospitality Management program and is also a full-time faculty member at the Collins School of Hospitality Management at the California State University’s campus in Pomona, CA, and The California State University Hotel Management Program in Long Beach, CA. He is a member of the International Society of Hospitality Consultants, an invitation-only organization of approximately 200 members from 37 countries dedicated to technical and ethical excellence.

Additionally, he is a member of the Global Wellness Summit, a vetted group of 300 industry leaders from over 80 countries who evaluate the global social, medical, and financial impact of lifestyle, wellness, and leisure issues.  He holds a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Pennsylvania and a Master of Professional Studies in Hotel Administration from Cornell University.