The HSMAI Foundation

Hospitality Talent & Leadership Development Resources

Talent Best Practice: Engaging in Professional Training to Increase Engagement, Recognition and Retention

Fifty-five Wyndham team members received their Certified Revenue Management Executive designations and were honored with a virtual graduation ceremony. Here’s the ROI they received as a result of this unique team-building program.

Groundbreaking HSMAI Foundation State of Talent Report Released

The HSMAI Foundation has released a new Special Report: “The State of Hotel Sales, Marketing, and Revenue Optimization Talent 2020-2021.” The insights featured in this report offer food for thought for every leader in our profession as we continue to navigate how we cultivate the talent pipeline.

Ukraine Relief Fund Established

In light of the current Ukrainian/Russia conflict – which has seen to date more than 3.6 million Ukrainian refugees fleeing to neighbouring countries – the HSMAI Foundation has partnered with HSMAI Europe to establish a designated fund to support both the immediate and longer-term needs of Ukrainians studying and working in the hospitality industry.

In the News

HSMAI Foundation Virtual Intercollegiate Conference Brings The Global Community Together April 4-7

Join the HSMAI Foundation and the hospitality collegiate community for the Virtual Intercollegiate Global Conference April 4-7, presented by HSMAI Greater New York.

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Success Stories: Lisa Checchio

HSMAI Board Member Lisa Checchio, Chief Marketing Officer, Wyndham Hotels & Resorts, discusses her career story and why she loves the hospitality industry.