About

KaidCo.

A creator of boutique hospitality concepts.

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Who
We Are

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Who
We Are

Founded in 2003 by Kylie Burton, KaidCo. is a multi-faceted development company specializing in hospitality development projects & operations throughout North America & Australia.  KaidCo. has a reputation for attaching innovative hospitality concepts & strategies to the fundamental human need to come together, connect & be inspired.

 

We identify & add value through specialized redevelopment & deep repositioning of existing, under-utilized real estate, mixed-use & hospitality forward businesses.  We work with investment groups, developers & asset owners to oversee the creation & execution of each project.  As a female led development team, we understand the intricate nuances of space, hospitality & people.  Our systematic approach, creative outlook, strong business acumen & in depth project modelling brings to light a unique vision, economic performance criteria & market understanding to create relevant concepts, spaces & businesses that enhance building typology, user experience, feasibility & performance. 

 

We’re driven by a deep curiosity of the world. This keeps us open to possibilities—for our partners, projects & ourselves.”- Kylie Burton 

 

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KaidCo. 
Developments

On behalf of our stakeholders & partners, KaidCo. works to acquire, entitle & develop new & existing assets with innovative, hospitality forward brands & owner-operated concepts.  Our growing portfolio of brands & properties is centred around definitive third spaces, including boutique hotels, wellness retreats, shared workspaces, culinary programs & membership platforms in & around the Pacific Ocean.  

KaidCo.’s development division & its first proprietary brand, private club Sora was developed in 2016, followed by two boutique accommodation brands Venice Beach Abodes & Cardero Abodes in 2018.  We are currently working on new hotel, creative office, corporate retreat & culinary developments scheduled to launch in Vancouver, California & Mexico in 2021 & 2022 respectively. 

It’s about observing a situation – a need, process, objective or place – and believing it can be better.” - Kylie Burton

 
 

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KaidCo. 
Studio

KaidCo. Studio is the in-house creative engine behind each of our proprietary projects, as well as a number of real estate & hospitality clients that we love to work with.  We work seamlessly to maintain project integrity, thoughtful & relevant creativity & to outpace project milestones in a competitive real estate & industry landscape. 


Our team works with a vast network of preferred consultants, partnering studios & collaborators across every aspect of hospitality, design, development, brand & real estate.  We value the strength of our relationships & understand that they allow us to deliver diverse, innovative & controlled work environments for each of our projects, stakeholders & clients alike.

Alone we can do so little.  Together, we can do so much." - Helen Keller

  • Product & concept development

  • Business planning & development 

  • Financial modelling, market analysis & feasibility studies

  •  Real estate acquisitions, due diligence & entitlements

  • Investor & operating partnerships

  • Asset revitalization & re-development

  • Expansion planning, multi-location & franchise modelling

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  • Multi-property performance & operational efficiencies

  • Systemization & process documentation

  • Creative direction, concept & schematic design

  • Brand development & marketing strategy

  • Full service interior design, FF&E & OS&E

  • Turn key inventory sourcing & procurement

  • Project & design management - renovation & new build product

  • Property management & consumer engagement strategies

  • Experience design, space programming & activations

  • Customer experience, market positioning & operating strategies

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Kylie 
Burton

Kylie is the Founder of KaidCo. & holds more than 17 years experience in property & hospitality development, leading teams & crafting hospitality forward concepts, brands & sensory spaces throughout North America & Australia. 

 

+ Our Reason

 
Nourishment

For some, it is a warm welcoming space that is grounded & feels like home, for others it is social connection, a conversation or an expression of authenticity; but for all, a shared meal or experience is one of the most gratifying forms of nourishment.  

Environment

To touch is to feel physically & sense emotionally. We live in a world where our sense of touch is too often numbed, negated or vilified by circumstance. Each project we develop, intentionally explores this concept through tactile immersion.

Community

For a new generation of thought leaders, creative entrepreneurs & global citizens, the world is their workplace & their home.  The professional is personal & the need for community & a sense of place anywhere in the world, is as essential as ever. 

 

+ What People Say

“A unique perspective on market trends & setting the mandate for needed, localized hospitality.”

BRIAN CHESKY, CEO AIRBNB