Glion Faculty and students were honoured to welcome Victor Yuan and his 9-strong delegation of entrepreneurs to its Swiss campuses last week. In China, Victor Yuan has an enormous following. He is chairman and founder of Horizon Research Consultancy Group, the leading polling firm on government policy issues in China. For two years he was anchor on his own business talk show, ‘Brainstorm’ and he sits on the Laureate China
Glion has good reason to be proud of its alumni. Many rise to the very highest echelons of their sector, and become key influencers within the constantly evolving global hospitality and services industries. Frédéric Schaub holds a hospitality diploma from Glion, Class of ’09 and is one such alumnus. His skills and professionalism were recognized at the 14th Annual MKG Worldwide Hospitality Awards ceremony. Schaub is an e-commerce manager for Marriott
This year’s Laureate Hospitality Education Award presented at the 2013 EuroCHRIE Hospitality and Tourism Educators Awards gala, recognises two champions of the sustainability cause: Willy Legrand and Philip Sloan both from IUBH School of Business and Management located in Bad Honnef, Bonn, Germany. The Laureate award honours educators or trainers for outstanding achievement in contributing innovative ideas, methods or programs to advance teaching, learning or practice in hospitality education or
The European Hospitality Awards (EHA) are like the Academy Awards for the hospitality sector: industry peers vote for the winners and celebrate their success. And, like the Academy Awards, the EHA attracts a whole host of glitterati from within its own industry. So, on November 1st 2013, many recognisable faces from the hospitality community gathered in London in a fun-filled evening to celebrate the best of hoteliers working in Europe.
At Glion, we’ve always been incredibly vocal about the exciting opportunities that the hospitality and tourism industries can offer to those who want to rise to the top of their game. Now, some major research into graduate job satisfaction endorses what we’ve been saying for some time: hospitality is one of the industries that provides graduates with the best opportunities for career progression. The graduate job review website, TheJobCrowd, conducted