Have you ever wondered how influencers help market tourism destinations via video material? A new course at the Jonathan M. Tisch Center for Hospitality and Tourism at NYU will give you an inside look into the wonderful world of video storytelling. In this first-of-a-kind interactive course, students learn from Travel […]

Adjunct Faculty Spotlight: Avery Fletcher
December 19, 2016

Written by Niki Iwasaki Q1. What is your background and what brought you to teach at NYU?       As the Director of Sales and Marketing of the iconic ‘21’ Club in Midtown, I am responsible for developing strategic partnerships, promotional campaigns, sales and performance analysis, research and market analysis, and […]

Adjunct Faculty Spotlight: Ron Naples
December 19, 2016

Written by Verden Salvador Ron Naples is currently the Chief Operating Officer for Mangalitsa by Mosefund. He has decades of experience in managing restaurants, conference centers, and catering operations. This spring semester, Ron will teach the Restaurant Operations course,  as part of the Tisch Center’s Professional Diploma in Restaurant Entrepreneurship (applications due January 4). Q1. […]

Adjunct Faculty Spotlight: Anastasia Moseychuk
December 12, 2016

Written by Niki Iwasaki Q1. What is your background and what brought you to teach at NYU?   I have extensive accounting and finance experience in the hospitality industry. I love to share my knowledge with other people and help companies  do better. Currently I am working as a Corporate […]

Adjunct Faculty Spotlight: Gary Occhiogrosso
November 29, 2016

Written by Niki Iwasaki Gary Occhiogrosso is President and Chief Development Officer of TRUFOODS, LLC, a NYC based restaurant franchisor. He is a restaurant franchisee expert, having opened approximately 100 franchised restaurants across the U.S. This spring semester, Gary will teach the Restaurant Business Planning and Concept Development course, which […]

The Top 3 Myths About Wedding Planners
September 4, 2014

Weddings can be one of the most significant events in our lives. High profile planners like Preston Bailey and David Tutera have earned accolades and admiration for their work with celebrities and the rich and famous, but they represent just a small part of the thousands of hard working professionals […]