FIU Chaplin School of Hospitality & Tourism Management

Sodexo Live! Launches Milestone ‘People Ambition’ Initiative Focused on Mental Health, Career Advancement and Boosting Diversity

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Tuesday, November 15, 2022

The company will also provide more mental health resources as part of its increased focus on wellbeing.

Key Points: 
  • The company will also provide more mental health resources as part of its increased focus on wellbeing.
  • Our investment in this significant Employer Value Proposition initiative comes at a time when the hospitality industry is at a crossroads.
  • The People Ambition proactively addresses our resolve to be employee-first while engaging team members to build fulfilling lifelong careers here.
  • Additional examples of programs that support the companys new EVP initiative include:
    The Diversity Learning Lab, a mandatory program for upper-level management.

JCB and East West Banking Corporation announce the launch of EastWest JCB Credit Card

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Thursday, November 10, 2022

TOKYO & MANILA, Nov 10, 2022 - (JCN Newswire) - JCB International Co., Ltd., the international operations subsidiary of JCB Co., Ltd., Japan's only international payment brand, and East West Banking Corporation announce the launch of EastWest JCB Credit Card, a first for JCB in the Philippines in 25 years.

Key Points: 
  • TOKYO & MANILA, Nov 10, 2022 - (JCN Newswire) - JCB International Co., Ltd., the international operations subsidiary of JCB Co., Ltd., Japan's only international payment brand, and East West Banking Corporation announce the launch of EastWest JCB Credit Card, a first for JCB in the Philippines in 25 years.
  • EastWest JCB Gold Credit Card and EastWest JCB Platinum Credit Card offer several rewards such as accumulate reward points that can redeem them for airline miles, cash rebates, or annual membership fee waiver.
  • JCB was headed by President and COO of JCB International Yoshiki Kaneko and Yusuke Matsui, JCB Manila's Country Manager.
  • JCB is a major global payment brand and a leading credit card issuer and acquirer in Japan.

NAF Partners with Next Gen Personal Finance to Increase Access to Personal Finance Education

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Thursday, November 10, 2022

NEW YORK, Nov. 10, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- NAF is excited to announce a new partnership with Next Gen Personal Finance (NGPF) that will increase access to personal finance education for tens of thousands of students in under-invested communities nationwide who attend NAF Academies of Finance - small, focused learning communities within existing public high schools.

Key Points: 
  • NEW YORK, Nov. 10, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- NAF is excited to announce a new partnership with Next Gen Personal Finance (NGPF) that will increase access to personal finance education for tens of thousands of students in under-invested communities nationwide who attend NAF Academies of Finance - small, focused learning communities within existing public high schools.
  • A big part of being Future Ready is financial literacy and having access to personal finance education is an investment that will pay off for life," said NAF CEO, Lisa Dughi.
  • NAF Personal Finance teachers will use NGPF's semester-long Personal Finance and Financial Algebra course curricula, which are aligned to national standards.
  • About Next Gen Personal Finance:
    Next Gen Personal Finance (NGPF) is a nonprofit committed to guaranteeing that all high school students receive a personal finance course prior to graduating.

Bacardi U.S.A. and FIU's Chaplin School of Hospitality & Tourism Management Help FUTURE PROOF the Hospitality Industry

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Tuesday, November 8, 2022

Family-owned Bacardi continues to commit to creating positive impact and opportunities within the hospitality industry through its partnership with the Chaplin School of Hospitality & Tourism Management at Florida International University (FIU).

Key Points: 
  • Family-owned Bacardi continues to commit to creating positive impact and opportunities within the hospitality industry through its partnership with the Chaplin School of Hospitality & Tourism Management at Florida International University (FIU).
  • FUTURE PROOF is a Chaplin School certified program, open to U.S.-based applicants, built in collaboration with award-winning members of the bar industry, and supported by Bacardi U.S.A.
  • Upon completing the digital and live curricula, students will receive their Certificate Program in Future Proof Bar Training from FIUs Chaplin School of Hospitality & Tourism Management.
  • Florida International University's Chaplin School of Hospitality & Tourism Management is a Top 10 hospitality school among U.S. Public Universities and ranked 33rd in the world .

Tickets Are Officially on Sale for the 22nd Annual Food Network South Beach Wine & Food Festival Presented by Capital One

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Monday, November 7, 2022

Guests looking to sharpen their cooking skills alongside the experts should snag seats to one of the Festivals Master Classes !

Key Points: 
  • Guests looking to sharpen their cooking skills alongside the experts should snag seats to one of the Festivals Master Classes !
  • Wine enthusiasts looking to master their inner sommelier can choose from one of the Wine Spectator Wine Seminars taking place throughout the weekend at the Eden Roc Miami Beach.
  • The complete line-up of events for the 22nd annual Festival is now available online at sobewff.org .
  • The South Beach Wine & Food Festival is produced by Florida International University and Southern Glazers Wine & Spirits, with the support of the Miami Beach Visitors & Convention Authority and the Miami-Dade County Department of Cultural Affairs.

The Worldwide Crowd Analytics Industry is Expected to Reach $5.7 Billion by 2030

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Friday, November 4, 2022

According to this report the crowd analytics market size was valued at $912.68 million in 2020, and is estimated to reach $5.7 billion by 2030, growing at a CAGR of 20.4% from 2021 to 2030.

Key Points: 
  • According to this report the crowd analytics market size was valued at $912.68 million in 2020, and is estimated to reach $5.7 billion by 2030, growing at a CAGR of 20.4% from 2021 to 2030.
  • In addition, increase in demand for crowd analytics solutions among small and medium enterprises and large businesses fuels the growth of the crowd analytics market.
  • An extensive analysis of the key segments of the industry helps to understand the global crowd analytics market trends.
  • The quantitative analysis of the global crowd analytics market forecast from 2021 to 2030 is provided to determine the market potential.

Florida International University leads alliance to build hospitality pipeline for underrepresented minority students and diverse leadership in hospitality

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Monday, August 8, 2022

MIAMI, Aug. 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- A bold, new initiative is under way across the U.S. to create a pathway for Black and Hispanic students to become future leaders in hospitality, one of the world's largest industries. 

Key Points: 
  • The Alliance for Hospitality Equity and Diversity (AHED) , led by the Chaplin School of Hospitality & Tourism Management at Florida International University (FIU) , is on a mission to create a nationwide recruitment infrastructure to increase diversity among students at member universities.
  • Targeting university recruitment is the first of many initiatives that will address the diversity pipeline that leads to hospitality C-suite opportunities.
  • The Alliance brings together higher learning institutions and top hospitality brands and associations.
  • According to the U.S. Department of Labor, only 5.8 percent of U.S. hospitality students identified as Black or African American.

Camillus House unveils cooking program from FIU's Chaplin School of Hospitality & Tourism Management kitchen featuring Miami's top chefs

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Monday, May 9, 2022

The Camillus House CHEF Challenge Program, which stands for Cooking Healthy Easy Food, aims to teach under-resourced families how to a cook an affordable meal with fresh and healthy ingredients.

Key Points: 
  • The Camillus House CHEF Challenge Program, which stands for Cooking Healthy Easy Food, aims to teach under-resourced families how to a cook an affordable meal with fresh and healthy ingredients.
  • "Unlike other online cooking classes, our classes are interactive and taught by chefs who are committed to nurturing South Florida's downtrodden.
  • As the vision grew for how Camillus House could impact more families and inspire long-term change, so did their partnerships.
  • The CHEF Challenge is shot once a month and produced at the FIU Chaplin School of Hospitality & Tourism Management.

White Lodging Exits Suburban Hotel Markets, Boosts Focus on Experiential Urban & Lifestyle Hotels

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Tuesday, March 22, 2022

The transaction, combined with planned individual suburban hotel sales, supports White Lodgings multi-year strategy to exit suburban markets altogether.

Key Points: 
  • The transaction, combined with planned individual suburban hotel sales, supports White Lodgings multi-year strategy to exit suburban markets altogether.
  • This strategic portfolio shift further defines our position in the industry and reinforces our focus on urban luxury and lifestyle hotels with independent destination restaurants, said Bruce White, Founder and Chairman of White Lodging.
  • In 2021, White Lodging opened four new premium brand urban hotels and nine locally relevant food and beverage concepts, including the J.W.
  • White Lodging, established in 1985, has evolved into one of the countrys largest privately held hospitality companies focused exclusively on highly curated urban and lifestyle properties.

BUTLER TO SPONSOR THE 21ST ANNUAL FOOD NETWORK & COOKING CHANNEL SOUTH BEACH WINE & FOOD FESTIVAL PRESENTED BY CAPITAL ONE

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Thursday, February 24, 2022

MIAMI, Feb. 24, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Butler, the leading travel technology platform serving 60,000 keys across 6 national markets, continues its annual sponsorship of the Food Network & Cooking Channel South Beach Wine & Food Festival, presented by Capital One, taking place February 24-27th. 

Key Points: 
  • MIAMI, Feb. 24, 2022 /PRNewswire/ --Butler, the leading travel technology platform serving 60,000 keys across 6 national markets, continues its annual sponsorship of the Food Network & Cooking Channel South Beach Wine & Food Festival, presented by Capital One, taking place February 24-27th.
  • Butler is here to contribute solutions that will spearhead the new generation of the hospitality industry, in line with the festival's mission to foster its future leaders."
  • Beyond raising funds, SOBEWFF draws attention to Miami's vibrant food & beverage culture, stimulating the area's community and travel economies.
  • Through its vertically integrated model, Butler fosters a dynamic ecosystem that incorporates the owner, operator, guest and local city.