Next Meeting

How to Turn Your Passion Into Your Business

Design, Nature, and the Rise of Outdoor Hospitality

Mr. Dipaola will discuss how he has followed his passion for the environment, community, and design to create some of the most successful and awarded real estate ventures in California.  Neil’s passion and creativity are contagious and will inspire you to pursue your passion and succeed.

Neil Dipaola, President/CEO of Mesa Lane Partners & Founder of AutoCamp.

As President and CEO of Mesa Lane Partners, Dipaola has led the successful development of a number of high profile urban infill developments, hospitality projects, and college housing communities. Mr. Dipaola founded Mesa Lane Partners in 2007 to invest in design-oriented real estate projects that would both protect the environment and enhance the communities surrounding them.  A recipient of the Governor’s Economic and Environmental Leadership Award – the State of California’s highest honor – Dipaola is continuously recognized on a local and national scale for his forward thinking approach to real estate development.

Dipaola’s latest venture, AutoCamp, seeks to revitalize the outdoor camping and recreation industry by bringing its signature brand of Outdoor Hospitality to State and National Parks across the country. For the AutoCamp brand, Dipaola has partnered with Airstream Inc. (NYSE: THOR) to build signature accommodations which feature high end amenities like walk in showers, luxury bedding, and full kitchens. With AutoCamp, Dipaola and his team are updated the traditional camping and outdoor experience with the goal of making it comfortable, accessible, and simple.

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

 

 

 
When
Thursday, April 13 , 2017
Time
8:00 am – Registration and Networking
8:30 to 10:00 a.m. – Presentation
Where
University Club, 1332 Santa Barbara St., Santa Barbara
How Much
$35 – registration deadline is noon on Wednesday (the day before the event)
$40 at the door
SABER Sponsors