The Art and Science of the Hotel Concierge, which made its debut last week at the 58th International Congress of the Union Internationale de Concierges Hôtels Les Clefs DOr in Toronto, is available for purchase from the American Hotel & Lodging Educational Institute (AHLEI). Author Holly Stiel, a veteran concierge, provides everything readers want to know about excelling in this profession – and more.
CHART offers many webinars, training forums and conferences each year to further advance the development of hotel and restaurant training professionals.
Susser, owner of Chef Allens restaurant and an FIU School of Hospitality and Tourism Management alumnus, prepared a three-course meal in the Schools high-tech demo kitchen, provided restaurant management and culinary tips, and answered student questions.
Idaho, New Hampshire Schools Round Out Top Thre
Michigan State Universitys Chapter of Eta Sigma Delta inducted 19 new members on Wednesday, March 30 at the MSU Union. Also inducted was an honorary member, Song Su Kim (BA 98), director of operations for Ukai Okemos, Ukai Lansing, and AI Fusion Sushi & Grill in East Lansing. A reception followed the ceremony at AI Fusion.
A quick-service sushi concept took first place in the Cornell Hospitality Business Plan Competition (CHBPC), sponsored by the Leland C. and Mary M. Pillsbury Institute for Hospitality Entrepreneurship at the Cornell School of Hotel Administration (SHA).
Four-Week Program Offers a Fast Track to Hospitality Business Expertise
Students enrolled in The School of Hospitality Businesss Real Estate Specialization at Michigan State University have recently completed a one-credit short course on Hotel Investments and Asset Management, coordinated by Drs. Ray Schmidgall and AJ Singh.
These online courses feature the same content as the hospitality management textbooks used in colleges and universities worldwide. Each courses includes a 100-question final exam that leads to a course completion certificate for those who score 70% or higher.
The American Hotel & Lodging Educational Institute (AHLEI), in collaboration with Cardinal Point Strategies, leading security experts, hospitality industry leaders, and the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, has created an exclusive hospitality industry training program designed to raise employee awareness of security and terrorism issues.