Glion Institute of Higher Education launched its new Wellness to Business Executive Education offering with a special event held at Glion wellness-inspired restaurant Fresh on 19 April 2018. Featuring presentations on industry trends and business opportunities, the event drew an audience of directors, general managers and CEOs representing some of the best spas, hotels and wellness brands in Switzerland and France. Wellness Trends and New Opportunities Mariana Palmeiro opened the
At Glion, we ensure you gain first-hand exposure to the exciting world of hospitality. From professional internships to exciting industry visits, our programmes see you network with some of hospitality’s finest brands. One recent example has been the visit of Laurence Bloch, Director of the Hôtel Plaza Athénée, one of Paris’ most prestigious hotels. About Laurence Laurence came to Glion to give a lecture to our Luxury Brand Management students.
Glion prepares you for a range of exciting careers, particularly in the ever-growing luxury industry. This has been the case for Hospitality and Business Administration student Anders Tiblom, who recently completed his internship at global fashion company Louis Vuitton. The value of internships After spending his last internship in Dubai, Swedish national Anders wanted his second to be a little closer to home. “I decided to stay in Stockholm as
Delivering experiences is increasingly challenging for luxury brands today. Luxury brands not only face high client expectations, but are also under pressure to create experiences that are unique, personal and emotionally engaging. Such experiences must be genuine and authentic — not gimmicky. They also need to be true to the brand — its values, culture and purpose — as well as delivered consistently and cohesively across all points of contact, both
Within the total luxury industry, the delivery of luxury experiences is booming — much of which is driven by hospitality. “Luxury experiences,” as defined by Bain & Company, accounted for more than 29% of the total global luxury market and grew 5% faster than the total personal luxury goods segment in 2016. These experiences include luxury hotels, cruises and restaurants, as well as fine wines, spirits and food. Luxury hospitality