SAN JUAN CAPISTRANO, CA–Soul Community Planet (SCP) has named Katie Osse to the newly-created position of Head of People Services. In her role, Ms. Osse will be responsible for the leadership and strategy for all human resources functions at the company, including people management, training and development, talent recruitment and retention. She will report directly to SCP Co-Founder and CEO Ken Cruse.
“We are pleased to welcome Katie to the Soul Community Planet team. Our values are the foundation – and our culture is the framework – of our growing Holistic Hospitality company. Katie will ensure that all SCP associates exemplify our healthy, kind, green brand,” said Cruse.
Prior to joining SCP, Ms. Osse served as the Director of People at Daydream – a startup combining upscale lifestyle apartment living with fully-managed home sharing. Past experience also includes Vice President of Talent Development at Denver-based Destination Hotels, where she managed the Human Resources strategy for the company’s 40+ independent hotels, along with tenures at Sage Destinations and Marriott International.
“I am thrilled to be part of the SCP team – especially during this period of expansion,” added Osse. “It is an exciting time to work with the core teams and associates to ensure the brand’s values and culture are represented by every associate, in every position.”
Ms. Osse, a graduate of the University of Colorado Boulder, will be based in Denver.
SCP is a growing Holistic Hospitality brand founded on the core values of wellness (Soul), kindness (Community) and sustainability (Planet) with locations in Colorado Springs, Depoe Bay and Redmond, Oregon and Hilo, Hawaii. Over the past months, SCP has grown the marketing, business development and operations teams with plans to scale the organization further as it adds new properties to its portfolio.