Why Us

What Sets Us Apart

We're trailblazers in the executive coaching luxury hospitality market serving clients globally via one-on-one virtual meetings.


  • Member of Forbes Coaches Council
  • Member of Harvard Institute of Coaching
  • Board Certified Executive Coach
  • International Coach Federation Certified
  • Certified in Emotional Intelligence
  • Human Resources Executive in Luxury Hospitality


  • Executive Coaching with a focus on hospitality.
  • Consulting with a focus on strong business results.
  • HR with a focus on talent development.
  • Hospitality with a focus on the luxury sector.
  • Virtual technology with a focus on global reach.
  • Leadership development with a focus on emotional intelligence.
  • Strengths-based approach with a focus on peak performance.
  • Growth with a focus on playing big and being bold.

Our multi-faceted approach to executive coaching and consulting gives us a competitive advantage: we bring dimension, competency, and innovation to our client experience. Erika Medrado brings a forward thinking perspective to her work due to her global exposure and extensive years of experience.

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Kurt Macher

General Manager of the Temple House Chengdu, Swire Hotels #1 City Hotel in Asia by Travel & Leisure | Chengdu, China

“Erika Medrado’s high-caliber skillset as a Human Resources Leader and Executive Coach is extremely unique. She brings such a powerful combination of elements which set her apart. If you seek Erika as your Executive Coach, she will always have your back and Lighthouse 14 will be a game changer in your trajectory.”

Advisory Board

Erika credits her professional growth and success to being exposed to the finest role models and business leaders at critical points in her career. A believer in the power of collaboration and knowledge sharing, Erika has handpicked experts in a variety of fields to support Lighthouse 14’s pursuit of excellence. Collectively they help ensure Lighthouse 14 continues to provide the culturally competent, cross-sector, coaching, consulting and direct services for which it is known.

Dominique Piquemal

  • Europe, Middle East & Africa Region
  • Hospitality Industry
  • Hilton Hotels & Resorts Group
  • Area Vice President EMEA

Kurt Macher

  • China, Asia Region
  • Hospitality Industry
  • Swire Hotel Group
  • GM, The Temple House Chengdu

Kim Huseman

  • USA, North America Region
  • Coaching & Education Industry
  • Co-Founder, Leadership Partners

Cecilia Hawkins

  • USA, North America Region
  • Education Industry
  • Co-Founder, Leadership Partners

Alex Cerqueira

  • Brazil, Latin America Region
  • Finance & Consulting Industry
  • Organizational Consultant

Claudia Scander

  • Brazil, Latin America Region
  • Wellness Industry
  • Personal Development Consulting & Psychology