October 23, 2007

News & Opinion: Peak Interview with Chip Conley

By: Dylan Schleicher @ 2:41 PM – Filed under: Management & Workplace Culture

This week's interview is with Chip Conley, author of Peak: How Great Companies Get Their Mojo from Maslow.
Chip runs San Francisco based hotelier Joie de Vivre Hospitality and he is a big fan of Abraham Maslow. Chip has adopted Maslow's Hierarchy of Needs to apply to employees, customers, and investors. It is intriguing stuff.

About Dylan Schleicher

Dylan Schleicher has been a part of the 800-CEO-READ claque since 2003. Even though he's stayed on at the company, he has not stayed put. After beginning in shipping & receiving, he joined customer service and accounting before moving into his current, highly elliptical orbit of duties overseeing the ChangeThis and In the Books websites, the company's annual review of books and in-house design. He lives with his wife and two children in the Washington Heights neighborhood on Milwaukee's West Side.