Department of Business and Information Technology news stories
Hospitality Management hosts open house for area high school students
March 2, 2017
On Wednesday, the Hospitality Management Program hosted an open house in the Crystal Room Bistro for the area high school students. Sixty-eight juniors and seniors attended to learn more about the career opportunities offered to individuals in a variety of areas in the hospitality industry, including marketing, finance, technology, food and beverage, lodging, entertainment, clubs and cruise lines.
In 2016, the hospitality industry generated more than $1 billion in revenues in Summit County, and more than $40 billion in Ohio, notes Dr. Jamal Feerasta, professor and program director.