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Nate Berkowitz MMH ’11

Nate Berkowitz MMH ’11, Operating Partner at Pippett Consulting, LLC, shares with us what it means to him to be a Hotelie for Life®: Being a Hotelie For Life means being connected to leaders across the globe who exude excellence every step of the way. Being a Hotelie means I have been supported during these […]

Alumni Trustee Elections – February 2021

In February of 2021, Cornell University alumni will have the opportunity to vote for two alumni to serve on the Board of Trustees.  This year’s nominees are: John Balen ’82 (ENG), MBA ‘86 Liv Gussing Burgess ’91 (Hotel) A’ndrea Van Schoick ’96 (CALS) Kim Wagner ’85 (CALS) To learn more about the candidates and the […]

Jada Robinson ’18

Jada Robinson ’18, People Partner (HR Business Partner) at Soho House Chicago, shares with us what it means to her to be a Hotelie for Life®: “Life is Service.” Over the course of my four years, this motto became an inside joke said lightheartedly between classmates –a response when helping a fellow Cornellian. Little did […]

Gitte Harder GMP ’11

Gitte Harder GMP ’11, Vice President at Escales International, shares with us what it means to her to be a Hotelie for Life®. “For me, being a #HotelieForLife, is about a shared vision of human relations but also a constant reminder of the importance of continuing to learn and progress. In these uncertain times for […]

Tim Lee ’17

Tim Lee ’17, an analyst at a publicly traded REIT, shares with us what it means to him to be a Hotelie for Life®. “To me, being a Hotelie for life means being a servant leader in everything you do. When looking at schools, I was drawn to SHA because I knew I wanted a […]

Phil Miller Legacy Update: We need your Support!

We all have many challenges and priorities connected to the Pandemic. Nevertheless, sometimes I find my mind drifting to remembering Phil Miller and his untimely departure from our CHS family This crisis will end at some point and so I still think long term and how to keep the legacy of Phil alive and to […]

Pia Bojanowski MMH ’96

Pia Bojanowski MMH ’96, a hotel industry consultant and a long-standing Cornell Hotel Society Washington DC Chapter board member, shares with us what it means to her to be a Hotelie for Life®. “In 1994 I was a part of the inaugural class of a newly designed Master of Management in Hospitality program, a 2-year […]

Matt Carrier ’11

Matt Carrier ’11, Vice President of Innovation Policy + Research at the American Hotel & Lodging Association, shares with us what it means to him to be a Hotelie for Life®. “I feel a lot of pride and gratitude at being a Hotelie. The Hotel School gave me an invaluable community of peers bonded by […]

Dubai Lodging Outlook 2021

On November 9, 2020, Cornell Hotel Society, MENA Chapter, hosted the 6th Annual Dubai Lodging Outlook 2021 Seminar virtually in collaboration with STR.  The seminar started off with a macroeconomic overview and forecast presentation by Mohamed Abu Basha, Director, Head of Macroeconomic Analysis, at EFG Hermes, a prominent investment bank in the region.  Abu Basha’s […]

Darrell Cheung MMH ’01

Darrell Cheung MMH ’01, owner of Satori Health & Wellness, shares with us what it means to him to be a Hotelie for Life®: “For me, it’s about healing one Hotelie at a time. I’m in a lifelong pursuit to improve my own wellness and those around me. I’m excited to build the community and […]