Metis, LLC was founded in 2012 by Shirin Kooros through a passion to create a multi-dimensional community providing unparalleled services within the hospitality industry and its intersecting client markets.
Over the course of her 25 years in the industry, Shirin gained a comprehensive understanding of the various facets of hotels, from management and operations to sales and marketing. Her particular expertise grew from here experience as Director of Protocol and Director of Diplomatic Sales at the landmark Willard InterContinental and Watergate Hotel, respectively. Through her close work with the diplomatic and international communities, Shirin had the opportunity to welcome over one hundred Head of State visits and countless ministerial visits. Additionally, through her keen appreciation for the logistics behind similar high level events, Shirin successfully spearheaded the property-level marketing, planning and execution of five presidential inaugurations and a dozen International Monetary Fund meetings.
Through Metis, LLC Shirin has gathered similar experts in specified verticles to collaborate and complement her skills. Core competencies include site source and selection, revenue management, hotel management, branding and logistics.