Entries by Robert Mandelbaum

Stefan Diederichs ’92

Stefan Diederichs ’92, Managing Director of his company Othello Hotel Projects, shares with us what it means to be a Hotelie for Life. “During my time at Cornell and during the first 10 years after graduation I was strongly involved with CHS. I held a number of national and regional positions in Europe and together […]

In Memoriam

We have recently been informed of the following Hotelies that have passed. Blake Cullen ’58                             March 8, 2021 Edward Taylor ’58                         March 12, 2021 David Scoco ’80                              March 22, 2021 Dylan Clancy ’20                            May 2, 2021 Maurice Angers ’79                       February […]

CHS Presidents Gather

On Sunday, December 19, 2021, three past CHS Presidents gathered at the home of incoming CHS President Mark Woodworth ’77 to celebrate the holidays and offer their advice. Left to right: Bill Minnock ’79 – CHS President 2018 Mark Woodworth, MPS ‘78 – CHS President 2022 Tim Dick MPS ‘88 – CHS President 2006 Robert […]

Stacy Koenig ’88

Stacy Koenig ’88, Case Investigator at Public Consulting Group, shares with us what is means to be a Hotelie for Life®. “For me, being a “Hotelie for Life” took an unusual turn when the world stopped due to the Covid-19 pandemic. A stay-at-home mom for 20 years, I was trying to go back to work in the […]

Richard Nelson ‘57

Legendary Hotelie Richard (Dick) Copeland Nelson ’57 passed on November 22, 2021 after a long struggle with Parkinson’s Disease. Dick had a long and impactful career in the hospitality industry.  After graduating Cornell Dick worked with Hilton where he spent 15 years in management positions around the country.  He departed Hilton as General Manager of […]

Happy Hour – 2021 CHS Annual General Meeting

The CHS New York City Chapter had a great CHS/CHS_NYC HH after the Annual General Meeting (AGM) on Monday Nov 15th!  The AGM was held at the Cornell Club of New York, followed by a Happy Hour at the Marlin Bar at Tommy Bahama.  Happy 90th birthday to Rocco Angelo ’58.  Thanks to all who […]

CHS New York Happy Hour

The CHS New York City Chapter had a great Happy Hour at Clinton Hall, near POD 51 Hotel on Monday Nov 8th. Thanks to all who joined us and to Clinton Hall team for their hospitality!  

Hotelie Zinck’s Night

The CHS New York City Chapter had a great “Hotelie Zinck’s Night and Welcome to Recent Alumni” at NYC’s newest hotel, The Graduate Roosevelt Island on Thursday Oct 21. It was held at the Panorama Room Rooftop, with amazing views of NYC. Thanks to all who joined us and to The Panorama Room team for […]