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Hospitality is a dynamic, global and ever-expanding industry. Our programs cover not only the dominant areas of hospitality operations – hotels, restaurants and events – but hospitality business analytics, sport management and healthcare management.


Academic Programs

Undergraduate

Graduate


Hospitality Leadership Advisory Board

Chair:
Michele Metrinko-Rollins
Chairman
Rollins Jamaica, Ltd.

Robert Ashby ’77
President/Owner
Ashby Hospitality Group
Alexander Doberenz
Professor Emeritus
University of Delaware
Mireille Cottle
Vice President Human Resources – Talent Management
Marriott International – The Americas
Plato Ghinos
President
Shaner Hotel Group
Allan Fernandes ’92
Vice President – Global Safety & Risk Control
Aramark
Skip Fox
President
Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar
Lewis Fader
Senior Vice President Operations, Eastern US & Canada
InterContinental Hotels & Resorts
Robert Grimes
Chairman & CEO
Constrata Tech Consulting
Jean Leahy Jakoby
VP Global Sales
Pepsi Co Foodservice
Paula Kelly ’92
General Manager
Vicmead Hunt Club
Reas Kondraschow
CEO
3R Hospitality LLC
Ulrike Kuhnhenn
Professor and Director
Swiss School of Tourism & Hospitality
David Lasus ’03
Chief Operating Officer
Insomnia Cookies
Gary Price
Vice President
Love’s Travel Stops
Xavier Teixido ’03
President
Harry’s Hospitality Group
Paul Wise
Professor Emeritus
Hospitality Business Management
University of Delaware