On October 20, 2018, the CHS New York Chapter hosted the Ninth Annual Big Apple Update at the Marriott Marquis. The event was sponsored by the New York Marriott Marquis, hoteAVE, and Schrier Wirth Executive Search.
Art Adler ’78, Chairman, Americas Jones Lang LaSalle Hotel and Hospitality Group moderated a panel of five industry experts:
- Gina Bertucci – Director Event Management & Catering, Sheraton Times Square
- Cornelia Samara – General Manager, 1 Hotel Brooklyn Bridge
- Donna Keren -Senior Vice President, Research & Analysis, NYC & Company
- Bernard Schwartz – Co-Founder, Apicii
- Cindy Estis-Greene (SHA’79) – Co-Founder and CEO, Kalibri Labs