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Glion’s New Specialization: International Hotel Development & Finance

An insight into our International Hotel Development & Finance specialization by Catalina Moisescu, Specialization Coordinator Breaking new ground in hospitality finance With the rapid emergence of new hotel concepts, and in response to the high demand for hospitality finance expertise, Glion Institute of Higher Education launched the International Hotel Development & Finance specialization in February 2018. The specialization is headed by Jonathan Humphries, a hospitality expert with over 20 years

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How to combine travel with study

There are times when all you want to do is pack your bags and go travel. Have you ever done this? My friend and I did this at least twice per month. We did not spend weeks planning – we decided, we packed and we went. As easy as it sounds. Throughout this one year, while studying the MBA in International Hospitality and Service Industries Management, we have visited over

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Hotel Victoria owner discusses exciting Glion project

Glion’s Applied Business Projects (ABPs) give our students the chance to work closely with some of the world’s finest hospitality organisations. Recently, four of our students were given the task of assisting the Hotel Victoria – a traditional hotel with a great reputation that is hoping for a stronger online presence. The hotel is keen to adapt to new trends and embrace modern technology. A marketing agency has been hired

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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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What are the benefits of a multicampus experience?

Glion Institute of Higher Education offers a truly multicultural education. Not only do you get to learn alongside students representing 96 different nationalities, you also have the chance to study in two amazing countries, Switzerland and the UK (in the capital city of London). We spoke to Glion students Aimée, Shavani and Thuy about what it’s like to study on multiple campuses. Two countries, one Glion spirit  We have three

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