Guy Dittrich


Sleeper Magazine

Guy is happiest when he is either writing stories, getting people to tell theirs (or riding his bike). An accomplished journalist focusing on hospitality and design, Guy has broadened his reach to encompass live interviews both on-stage and over the internet with the talents of our time. Putting speakers at ease, he teases out the narratives and back-stories that bring his speakers to life to entertain his audiences.

His expertise is based on 18+ years of writing about properties, products and their designers around the world for magazines such as Wallpaper*, Condé Nast Traveller and specialist hotel design publication Sleeper, where Guy is Editor-at-Large.

Utilising a vast database of knowledge and contacts Guy is able to curate speaker line-ups for events of all sizes and formats. Clients using his skills include CitizenM, Design Hotels, Pure & LE Miami, Pandox, PKF, TECE, Bang & Olufsen, Herman Miller, Villeroy & Boch, Philips, Hansgrohe and Kohler. Key conference clients range from include Sleep (London), HI Design (Europe, Asia, MEA and Americas), Maison et Objet, 100% Design (London), HDE Expo (Shanghai) and the Stockholm Furniture Fair. Guy also hosts award ceremonies including the four regional awards that go to make up Sleeper’s AHEAD Awards (Awards for Hospitality Experience and Design).