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Hospitality & Tourism: Guest Speaker Presentations

HMD 101 Fall 2021

Topic: Hotel Operations
Speaker: Colin Perry - Ritz Carlton Lake Tahoe

HMD 253 Spring 2020

Topic: Service Recovery
Speaker: Courtney Tucker - GSR

Topic: Guest Service of Travel and Tourism
Speaker: David Peterson - Visit Carson City

HMD 101 Spring 2020

Topic: Lodging
Speaker: Candy English - Retired Industry Expert

Topic: Meetings and conventions, CVB
Speaker: Marcus Johnson - RSCVA

HMD 101 Spring 2019

Topic: Airline Industry
Speakers: Brian Kulpin - Airport Authority, Melissa Ogg Farnsworth - Southwest Airlines

Topic: Beverages
Speaker: Christian O’kuinghttons - Atlantis

Topic: Cruise Industry
Speaker: Michael Day, SMG / Prior VP of Entertainment, Oceania 

Topic: Hotel Operations
Speaker: Briana Smith - Atlantis

Topic: Golf Management
Speaker: Chris Hoff - Barracuda Tournament

Topic: Lodging
Speakers: Shannon Lum, Chandler Cain - Hyatt Lake Tahoe

Topic: Restaurant Operations
Speakers: Toni Schiavone, Shelly Curt - Atlantis

HMD 101 Fall 2018

Topic: Sports management 
Speaker: Eric Edelstein - Aces 1868 FC

Topic: Museums and attractions
Speaker: Mat Sinclair - Discovery Museum

Topic: Gaming 
Speaker: Scott Evans - Peppermill
Speaker: Stephen Ascuaga - Peppermill

Topic: Event management
Speaker: Shelli Fine - Reno-Sparks Convention & Visitors Authority

Topic: Meetings and conventions, DMC
Speaker: Lisa DeLeon - Destination Tahoe Meetings & Events

TCA 201 Spring 2020

Topic: Career Development
Speaker - Travel Nevada
Speaker - Kaitlin Young
Speaker - Staci Miller - TMCC Advisement and Transfer Center
Speaker: Danell Perlman - Reno Tahoe Limousine

TCA 201 Spring 2019

Topic: Career Development
Speakers: Larry Friedman, Yennifer Diaz, M.E. Kawchack - Travel Nevada

Topic: Interviewing Skills
 Speaker: Courtney Tucker - Grand Sierra Resort

Topic: Professional Presence
Speaker: Ronele Dotson - RAD Strategies

Topic: Resume Writing/Job Skills Workshop
Speaker: William Kamaka - Ritz-Carlton Lake Tahoe

HMD 203 Fall 2019

Topic: Hotel Organization
Speaker: Vicki Savini - Renaissance Reno

Topic: Communications and Guest Services
Speaker: Speaker: Cortney Tucker - Grand Sierra Resort