Category Industry Insights

Welcome to Hotelympia

Hotelympia which takes place at the Excel exhibition centre in Docklands London is the UK’s biggest and brightest food service and hospitality event with almost 1,000 exhibitors and more than 300 exciting new companies representing all sectors of the Industry. I have just returned from 2 days at the exhibition and can report that the Industry is as innovative and exciting as ever! There were countless networking opportunities with activities

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Building a future for women in hospitality

This week, the Women in Hospitality and Tourism in Asia Conference will take place in Singapore.  Judy Hou, CEO of Glion Institute of Higher Education, will be a guest speaker at this conference that addresses the issue of how to  train, empower, employ, promote and retain women in the hospitality industry. The issue of women’s equality is sometimes overlooked in modern organizations, but it remains very pertinent for future hospitality

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Glion Faculty and past students present at the Adria Hotel Forum, Croatia

Glion was strongly represented at the recent Adria Hotel Forum in Croatia. The Forum is a series of roundtables and panels that brings together leading hotel chains, hotel owners and managers, as well as professionals from the field of hotel industry investment. Past Glion student, Marina Franolic is founder of the Hotel Forum. She is pictured here interviewing Darko Lorencin, Minister for Tourism at the conference. Minister Lorencin said that half of

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Online MBA student, Girish Sehgal, organises the launch of the Falaknuma Festival, India

On February 4th, The Taj Falaknuma Palace saw a spectacular evening when HH Princess Esra along with The Taj Group of Hotels unveiled the ‘Falaknuma Festival’- an orchestra of the best of everything – recreating the romance of princely India with customized experiences and a range of bespoke unforgettable moments. Online GIHE MBA student, Girish Sehgal who is also the General Manager of Taj Falaknuma Palace  said “The Falaknuma Festival recreates

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Are you ready to cloud your private data?

  2013 marked the official launch of the clouding service offered by telecom companies and other major hardware and software providers. Smart marketing campaigns have been launched to try and convince users of the benefits of reaching any files, from anywhere. Such a nice promise, clouding could be the solution to accessing your data from your laptop or your mobile device without having to worry about storage capacity limitations. And

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