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Glion alumnus manages the hotel area of the Shanghai Disney Resort

Benoit Amado, ’15 MBA, GM of the Shanghai Disney Resort The Shanghai Disney Resort is the first Disney theme park in continental China. It will open its doors in spring 2016 and like China, the resort is enormous. Two unique hotels will welcome guests for a total immersion in the Disney world, where the customer experience should be magical, for visitors of all ages. At the helm of the hospitality

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An Eye-Opening Placement In The Pearl Of The Orient

I still remember just one and a half years ago I was struggling to decide whether to stay in Europe to gain more cultural experience or to go back to Asia to gain a fundamental knowledge of the hospitality industry in my own mother tongue. Then, through Glion, I found my internship in a city that I later on fell in love with – Shanghai. A lot of people I

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Lulla, making a career in Shanghai

With her Bachelor Degree in Event, Sport and Entertainment Management in hand, Lulla Hokholt ’12, from Norway, went from our charming Bulle campus straight to China where she put to use the skills and cultural knowledge gained at Glion to progress to a project manager position within two years, at Liquid Impact, an event management agency in Shanghai. In this interview, Lulla shares how she found her calling as an

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