2016 Hospitality Management Society Hospitality Seminar

Hear from the area's leading industry professionals

An exciting educational and networking event for students and industry professionals, hosted by the Kent State Ashtabula Hospitality Management Society.


Monday, April 4, 2016
The Lodge at Geneva-on-the-Lake

This one-day seminar allows attendees the opportunity to learn from and  network with expert hospitality operators in Northeastern Ohio.  Their experiences and skills have led them to leadership and ownership positions at the most prestigious country clubs, luxury hotels, restaurants, wineries, non-profit organizations and event planning companies in the region.

Event Highlights

  • 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.  
  • “Follow the Footprints” Keynote Address from Mark Winchell, Executive Director of 501c3 Corp.
  • Vendor Showcase 
  • Group Luncheon and Networking
  • Session topics to include: Hospitality Entrepreneurship 101, Food for Thought, For the Love of Wine, Rules to Live By in the Private Club Industry, Wedding Trends in Northeast Ohio and How to Climb the Ladder of Success in Hotels

Sessions presented and supported by members of the Kent State Ashtabula Hospitality Management Advisory Board

Register for the Hospitality Management Seminar