Professor Sharr Prohaska: Prague Study Away
April 22, 2019

The following interview was conducted by Tisch Center student worker, Haley Park. Why did you select Prague as a study away destination this summer? Prague is considered one of the most beautiful cities in the world, located in the “heart of Europe.” It has been called the “City of a Hundred Spires” […]

The following interview was conducted by Tisch Center student worker, Haley Park. What is your background? I began my career in the entertainment industry, as a professional musician. Later I got involved in events and sports marketing, by first working in the hotel/hospitality industry for Hilton, while also continuing my work in […]

What are the course objectives of this airline course? The main objective for this class it to look at the airline industry through a marketing and management lens. What I’m trying to do is to bring theory into reality. In other words, my main purpose of this course is to […]

The following interview was conducted by Tisch Center student worker, Haley Park. What is your background? I have over 30+ years in hospitality technology, operations, distribution, marketing and consulting.  I co-founded and served as President & CEO of three consecutive online travel and hospitality startups: TravelBreak.com (online travel marketplace), WhaleMedia Technologies (hotel […]

Faculty Spotlight: Professor Yang
April 12, 2019

The following interview was conducted by Tisch Center student worker, Haley Park. What is your research about? I have a few research interests including hospitality M&A (Mergers & Acquisitions) and tourism economic impacts. Most recently, my research has focused on value added marketing. The main goal is to develop and test a […]