B.S. in Hotel and Restaurant Management, University of Houston; M.B.A., University of Maryland Global Campus.
Expertise & Specialization
- Corporate Strategy in the Hospitality Industry
- Hospitality Real Estate Finance
- Hotel Market Analysis
- Hotel Development
Dynamic multilingual hospitality professional with more than 35 years of industry experience in international hospitality, tourism markets and real estate; has resided in numerous countries and traveled to some 60 countries on business over the course of his hospitality career and brings a global perspective on the hospitality and tourism industries to his classroom; today is a committed academic instructor and mentor to students and young professionals seeking enlightenment and educational enrichment; teaching appointments include adjunct faculty at the University of Houston Hilton College, professor of practice at The Hong Kong Polytechnic University School of Hotel & Tourism Management, adjunct faculty and Tropaia Outstanding Faculty Award winner (2020) at Georgetown University School of Continuing Studies, and lecturer in Management and Tourism Studies at George Washington University – School of Business.