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Alumni’s journey from student president to entrepreneur

For Vincent Thiers, there is always something to remind him about his time at Glion. His passion and commitment to the school saw him become President of the Student Government Association (SGA), and ignited his desire to become an entrepreneur. Not only that, but his connection to Glion goes deeper – he met his future wife while studying here. Vincent is now Co-Founder and Managing Director of Cinch Media, as well

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Ten luxury trends to watch, from the NYT Luxury Travel Conference in Singapore

Glion Institute of Higher Education partnered with The New York Times Luxury Travel conference, which took place on 1-2 December at the Grand Hyatt Singapore. For this event, Glion sent representatives to exchange ideas with global thought leaders at this crucial summit to explore the future of luxury travel. Meeting at the iconic Grand Hyatt Singapore, Times journalists and influential thinkers from the worlds of travel, hospitality, technology, retail, fine

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Glion innovation recognized at Worldwide Hospitality Awards

We’re delighted to have received the award for “Best Innovation in an Educational Program 2016” at the Worldwide Hospitality Awards during a ceremony at InterContinental Paris Le Grand, France, on 14 November 2016. “It is an honor to receive this award,” said Fabienne Rollandin, Executive Director External Relations of Glion Institute of Higher Education. “For more than 50 years, Glion has put students at the center of every innovation and

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Glion partners with Luxury Travel conference

The Glion Institute of Higher Education has partnered with The New York Times Luxury Travel conference, taking place on 1-2 December at the Grand Hyatt Singapore. Glion will be supporting to promote this exciting event and will have representatives present on the day. The New York Times brings together global thought leaders at this crucial summit to explore the future of luxury travel. Taking place in Singapore, Times journalists and

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Alumnus Interview – Karan A. Khiani, India

Meet with Karan A. Khiani, Director at Kiros Hospitality Solutions Pvt. Ltd Licensee Direct Hotel Supplies (DHS Mumbai). Karan graduated from Glion in 2002 with a Postgraduate Diploma in Hospitality Administration What made you pursue an education in Hospitality Management? I have always been a people person, and loved entertaining family and friends at home. I am also very fond of traveling and experiencing new cultures and cuisines. After my

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