EHL and SWISS sign partnership agreement

Ecole hôtelière de Lausanne (EHL) and Swiss International Air Lines are delighted to announce a new partnership. The partnership which comprises in-kind advantages on both sides, was officially signed during the recent EHL Career Fair and marks the start of what both companies hope will develop into a longstanding and fruitful collaboration. EHL and SWISS share a historical heritage, deeply rooted in the Swiss tradition of excellence, hospitality and openness to the world.

HNA Hospitality Group gives boost for SHTM to advance hospitality education

The School of Hotel and Tourism Management at The Hong Kong Polytechnic University is pleased to have received a RMB300,000 donation from the HNA Hospitality Group for the establishment of the HNA Hospitality Group/Tangla Hotels & Resorts Students Internship Scholarship at the SHTM.

Registrations are live for WYSTC 2017 in Montréal

Are you ready to take on the leading trade event for the global youth, student and educational travel industry? Want to hear from industry leaders, forge new business relationships and showcase your brand? How about visiting beautiful Montréal, Canada? Good news - registration is now live for the 26th edition of the World Youth and Student Travel Conference (WYSTC), being held from September 26-29.

Antigua and Barbuda launch new education course on Travel Agent University

Antigua and Barbuda has announced the launch of its new agent specialist course on the premiere e-learning platform, Travel Agent University (TAU). TAU, with 45,000 plus active members, is the industry's largest online travel agent community, having graduated more specialists than any other industry education program, awarding over a million diplomas since inception.

HSMAI’s ROCET delivers revenue optimization education to hotel revenue managers

The Hospitality Sales and Marketing Association International (HSMAI), has announced that HSMAI’s ROCET, Revenue Optimization Continuing Education and Training, will take place in three cities in April. HSMAI offers ROCET as a fast-paced, one-day program designed to deliver tactical, strategic and leadership insights for hotel revenue managers in cities across the US.

Branded Coffee moves away from mass produced brands

The Branded Coffee Co has identified an opportunity for hotels to capitalise on the movement away from mass produced brands to a more quality craft of boutique product. TBCC has blended their marketing expertise, a novel idea and high quality coffee to become the premier supplier of branded coffee capsules in Australia.

Talent Management for Hospitality and Tourism

'Talent Management in Hospitality and Tourism', a new book edited by Susan Horner, addresses a vital subject for educators and organisations in the hospitality sector, and is contributed to by major experts who have multi-national experience of hospitality education provide new and interesting perspectives on the topic of talent management.

Boutique and Lifestyle Lodging Association announces new board of advisors

The Boutique and Lifestyle Lodging Association's top executive, Frances Kiradjian, brought together leading boutique hotel brand CEOs and the industry’s top service providers to participate in advancing hospitality’s only boutique luxury-focused educational program, in conjunction with UCLA Extension.

Hilton Chicago and Oak Brook to offer honeybee education program

B., a farm-to-table restaurant located inside the Hilton Chicago/Oak Brook Hills Resort and Conference Center, is hosting a bee-themed culinary experience on March 10 to celebrate the upcoming start of bee season and the launch of its new honeybee education campaign. The “B. Aware” Campaign is a new initiative this year aimed at raising awareness on the declining honeybee populations. 

CDU expands hospitality offerings by acquiring ICHM

Charles Darwin University has acquired the Adelaide-based International College of Hotel Management (ICHM) from the founding Lipman family.

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