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B&B College

"An amazing time...we walk away with so much more than we ever expected....we truly have found mentors for the business." Sue & Dan Ofloy, Barrington, IL.

Ever dream of owning a B&B or Inn? Retire and live for free?  Let the experts show you how to run a B&B; as a group class or one on one consulting.


In a single session you will learn from A to Z, acquisitions to zero vacancies, acquiring, running and managing a B&B. This is it, everything you need to start living your dream !! You actually stay at a B&B and get the behind the scenes view of how it really works. Our B&B is your campus.

Who should attend? Anyone thinking of buying, running or building a B&B now or in the future. It's a big investment of time, money and energy, let the experts show you how to do it right!

Personalized instruction you can't get in a book.  Retire and live for free-we show you how the B&B pays all your expenses - intensive financial modeling exercises.  Limited class size means more personal attention or choose one on one consulting.

Learn about B&Bs from real B&B owners

  • Is the B&B lifestyle for you? Take the personality test to find out
  • Understand the key ratios needed to evaluate purchase of your property
  • Identify the 7 critical mistakes most new owners make
  • Marketing, marketing, marketing
  • Keys to a great website
  • Operations
  • A day in the life of an innkeeper

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"Excellent format and agenda...excellent insight into day to day B&B management."


Ken Williams
Ken is an owner of the Pinehill Inn and also teaches finance at Robert Morris College and Sauk Valley college. Ken has a strong financial, entrepreneurial and teaching background including banking and President of a bank training and consulting company. Having taught seminars in 49 of the 50 states as well as Canada, Europe and Australia Ken is considered an expert at small group dynamics and training.

Teaching Areas:

  • Market today
  • Acquiring your B&B
  • Staffing and front office
  • Marketing
  • Business structure
  • Income and expenses

Christina Williams
Chris is an owner of the Pinehill Inn and has worked in the areas of banking, catering and decorating. Christina's small business skills include being part owner of a house cleaning service and running her own decorating service, both on the North Shore of the Chicagoland area.

Teaching Areas:

  • Operations
  • Food service
  • Check lists
  • Weddings and parties
  • Guest relations

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