Title

Critical Thinking - Hospitality & Tourism in Times of Crisis

Date:
Monday, December 7, 2020
Time:
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Location:
Zoom Videoconferencing
Join RIT hospitality & tourism management faculty and alumni as we discuss how hospitality businesses, specifically lodging properties, have dealt with different dynamics presented by the COVID-19 pandemic in an array of geographic locations throughout the United States. There are many different policies from state to state regarding business operations and travel. Our panelists include (bios listed below):
 
  • Scott Ingwers BS '88 (Hotel & Resort Management) - Regional Vice President at Trump Hotels, Honolulu County, Hawaii
  • Rick McKeown BS '01 (Hotel & Resort Management) - Complex General Manager at Ocean Properties, Key West, FL
  • Harvey Stern BS '84 (Hotel & Resort Management) - Executive Director of Catering and Banquets at Bellagio, Las Vegas, NV
The webinar will be moderated by Rick Lagiewski, Ph.D. (Assistant Professor, Saunders College of Business Department of International Hospitality & Service Innovation). This webinar is sponsored by RIT Alumni Relations, RIT Fram Chair in Applied Critical Thinking, Saunders College of Business, and RIT's Collaboratory for Resiliency and Recovery.
 
Please register by Thursday, December 3. If you have any questions, please email Bill Sachman.