On Wednesday, October 10, 2018, the Nevada Chapter of CHS joined Duetto for a joint Happy Hour to celebrate the Global Gaming Expo in Las Vegas inside Lavo at the Palazzo. Over 20 alumni attended and everyone had a fantastic time with beautiful views, delicious food, and delectable cocktails. Special thanks to Marco Benvenuti MMH ’05 and the entire Duetto team for hosting the event!
On May 12 the Nevada chapter celebrated the 90th anniversary of CHS at the Mandalay Bay Hotel in Las Vegas. The Hotelies in attendance enjoyed passed appetizers and open bar at the beautiful Skyfall lounge. After cocktails, several Hotelies attended a delicious three-course menu full of flavor and surprises at Fleur by Hubert Keller. Special thanks to MGM Resorts for sponsoring the event.
On Tuesday March 7, 2018, the CHS Nevada Chapter hosted a reception in conjunction with the SHA sponsored HR in Hospitality Conference. The event was held at Rose Rabbit Lie inside the Cosmopolitan Hotel. Special guests included Hotel School Professors Bruce Tracey and Dave Sherwyn, along with Professors Harry Katz and Richard Hurd from ILR.
Special thanks to Patrick and the Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas for their hospitality and helping sponsorship the event. Additional support was provided by the Cornell Institute for Hospitality Industry Labor and Employment Relations and Duetto.
On February 7, 2018, approximately 40 Hotelies and other Cornell alumni gathered at Alibi Cocktail Lounge inside the Aria to welcome Dean Walsh to Las Vegas. Special thanks to Paul Berry and the MGM Resorts International team for their hospitality. Notable alumni in attendance included Brad Stone ’77, Andy Gabriel ‘78, Andre Carrier ’92, and Eileen Moore ‘94.
On December 7, 2017, Nevada Hotelies joined other area Cornellians to celebrate the holidays at the home of Lori Bean – ILR ’93. The alumni in attendance enjoyed a wonderful menu of and a few signature cocktails.
On Thursday, October 5, 2017, the CHS Nevada Chapter gathered for their annual G2E (Global Gaming Expo) Happy Hour. This year’s event was held at the new and improved Wynn Race & Sports Book in Luxury Boxes 1 & 2 at Wynn Las Vegas.