The Big Cheese

The Big Cheese with The Star’s John Autelitano

This week we speak to John Autelitano, General Manager of Hotels, The Star Entertainment Group, and reveal all! Well, almost all..

The great thing about my job is…

Training individuals to reach their potential and surpass expectations of themselves

The challenge for industry is…

Always being relevant and cutting edge

My greatest achievement is…

Achieving the first coveted Forbes Five Star Award in Sydney for The Darling hotel

The biggest thing in MICE this year will be…

Integration and elevating engagement

I try to relax by…

Composing music

I don’t understand why…

People don’t realise and celebrate lifes blessings more often

My favourite venue is…

A sunset, anywhere

I’ve always wanted to travel to…

Antarctica

I am scared to death of…

Human complacency and it’s effect on our Earth

I can’t live without…

Music … oh and cannoli!

I really wish I had…

Another dog

If I could invite four people to a dinner party, they’d be…

  • Steve Wynn
  • Robert De Niro
  • Lady Gaga
  • Jerry Seinfeld

For anyone starting out in the industry one piece of advice I’d give would be….

Really love what you do!

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