Glion alumna Jessica Wong learnt that resilience was key to her future while studying the PG Certificate in Hospitality Relations. Those traits led her to securing a successful internship in public relations at The Communications Store (TCS). While there, luxury hotel chain The Peninsula Hotels became her favourite client. A few years later, Jessica landed her dream job with the hotel, working as Director of Public Relations in their Beverly Hills in-house team.
To teach students the fundamentals of building brand awareness and brand strategy in today’s cluttered, complicated advertising spaces, Glion Institute of Higher Education welcomed guest speaker Henrik Edelbring, Art Director at Wieden+ Kenney (W+K). Founded in 1982, W+K is one of the largest independent ad agencies with branches in Portland, New York, Amsterdam, Tokyo, London, Delhi, Shanghai & Sao Paulo. Their client list includes some of the most recognized brands
Lucile Falguieres, French Online program: Master of Business Administration (MBA) in International Hospitality & Service Industries Management; Specialisation: Marketing and Innovation Associate Director of Sales & Marketing, Fairmont Le Montreux Palace Hotel, Montreux, Switzerland – A 5-star luxury hotel situated on the shores of Lake Geneva, overlooking the Alps. One of the largest and most prestigious hotels in the Swiss Riviera region. www.fairmont.com/montreux Lucile Falguieres graduated in 2005 with her Bachelor of Business
Name: Gauthier van den Eynde Company/title: Operations and Logistics Manager at UBER Graduation year: 2010 Program: BA Hospitality Management with Finance and Revenue Management Gauthier van den Eynde ’10 found a great niche for his hospitality business expertise working for Uber as an Operations and Logistics Manager. In this five-year-old, ride-sharing company that was valued at USD 18.2 billion by investors in 2014, Gauthier has experienced first-hand the immense potential