Karen Kotowski, CEO of the Events Industry Council (EIC) and a Penn State alumna, has joined the Penn State School of Hospitality Management (SHM) Industry Advisory Board.
appointed as the Walter J. Conti Professor of Hospitality Management at
Conti professors supplement Penn State 's School of Hospitality Management faculty with industry knowledge and expertise, serve as advisors to the director of the School, and interact with students in educational forums.
named Industry Advisory Board Member at
Jennie deCarrier Benzon, vice president of distinctive franchising brands at Marriott International, has joined the Penn State School of Hospitality Management (SHM) Industry Advisory Board.
appointed Conti Professor at
The Penn State School of Hospitality Management named Frits van Paasschen, president and chief executive officer of Starwood Hotels and Resorts Worldwide, Inc.
appointed 2015 PSHRS Hospitality Executive of the Year at
Jon Luther, board chairman for Arby's Restaurant Group Inc. and retired CEO and board chairman of Dunkin' Brands, has been named 2015 Hospitality Executive of the Year by the Penn State Hotel & Restaurant Society (PSHRS).