At Johnson & Wales University's College of Online Education, our hospitality courses are taught by skilled professionals with years of relevant work experience in the industry.
Professor Julienne Thomas, MHA, is one of those professionals. Her extensive background in hotel and VIP event management is just one of the things she brings to students in the online classroom. In the past, she’s worked for hospitality brands like Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group, Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc., and Booking.com—and she regularly brings in stories and examples from real work scenarios to share with her students.
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“When I’m teaching in my event management class, I discuss a lot about the past events that I have planned and programed in my time as a VIP relations manager,” she said. “With eleven years in many different hotel brands, I’ve met people from all around the world and in every industry.”
To learn more about how Professor Thomas showcases her experience online, watch the video below:
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