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Young Glion alumnus on his rise to the top

Name: Daniel Solombrino Graduation year: 2008 Nationality: Swiss Program name and specialization (if applicable): BBA Hospitality Management – Honours Degree Current position, company and job title: Hotel Manager, InterContinental Swiss alumnus Daniel Solombrino had always wanted a career in hospitality. It’s, in part, due to this commitment that in a ten-year career he has risen to the role of Hotel Manager at the InterContinental Saigon. He spoke to us about his

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Glion alumni on how to be a successful hotel manager

Glion alumni Jean-Paul Dantil, currently General Manager of the Ritz-Carlton Bahrain, gives us valuable insight into working at a top hotel. In our Q & A session, Jean-Paul also explains how he reached the accomplished role of General Manager and gives some tips for aspiring GMs. Describe your journey since graduating from Glion “After graduating from Glion in 1996, I joined Hyatt International as a corporate management trainee in Saipan,

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Glion alumna rises up the ranks of luxury members’ club

Recruitment fairs are an integral part of a Glion education, where our students have the chance to network with leading organizations. This proved particularly beneficial for Laura Mellander, who landed a role with private members’ club Soho House and is now a General Manager, overseeing three restaurants at their Chicago branch.  Swedish national Laura elected to study at Glion upon hearing of its great reputation. She chose to study Hospitality

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Glion alumnus banks on the right career

  Erwan Hartmann has always wanted a career where he’d build strong relationships with clients. Specializing in Finance while at Glion, he has achieved just that – Erwan now looks after a range of individuals in his role as a Private Banker for Pictet, one of Europe’s leading independent wealth and asset managers. Discovering finance  Born in Switzerland, Erwan’s interest in hospitality began at a young age. “My earliest memory

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Glion graduate secures prestigious management training

Management training is an excellent way to gain hands-on experience once you have finished your studies, as well as offering a fast track to a high-ranking job role. At Glion, we boast the industry insight and links to ensure you can find the right management program for you, with the school recently ranked number one worldwide for employer reputation (QS World Rankings 2018). One such graduate who benefited from this

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