Hospitality Leadership
       Featured Faculty and Staff --- Dr. George G. Fenich
Professor, Hospitality Leadership

Courses Taught:
Meetings, Expositions,Events Conventions

Research and Personal Interests:
meetings expositions events conventions, strategy

Personal = golf, travel   

Education:
Ph.D. Rutgers University

Awards Won:
Awarded author of the year, Joyner Library, ECU, January 2012.

Awarded crystal globe in appreciation for leadership, MPI, 2011.

Awarded “Best reviewer of the year,” JHTE, July 2010.

Awarded plaque in appreciation for leadership, MPI, 2010.

Awarded certificate of appreciation, MPI,2009.

Awarded certificate of appreciation, PCMA, 2010.

Keynote Speaker, International Conference on Meetings & Events held in Shanghai China, December 2008.

Awarded scholarship to attend PCMA annual convention in Philadelphia:  covered registration, lodging, and airfare, January 2005.

Awarded “Outstanding Faculty Advisor,” UNO College of Business Administration, April 29, 2005.

Awarded “Educator of the Year” by the Professional Convention Management Association, January 2005.  Only the sixth academic to receive this award in the 15 years it has been in existence.

Awarded Faculty Advisor of the year, College of Business Administration, April 2005.

Awarded certificate of appreciation in recognition of my teamwork, commitment and contributions to the Professional Convention Management Association, 2005.

Awarded “Professor of the Year” by the College of Business Administration at the University of New Orleans, April 2004.

Awarded certificate of appreciation in recognition of my teamwork, commitment and contributions to the Professional Convention Management Association, 2004.

Awarded certificate of appreciation in recognition of my teamwork, commitment and contributions to the Professional Convention Management Association, July 2003.

Awarded “Teacher of the year,” by the College of Business at the University of New Orleans, May 2002.

Awarded certificate of appreciation by the Citizens Democracy Corps for my help in strengthening Russia’s economy, democratic structure, and relations with the United States, July 2000.

Awarded certificate of appreciation by the Citizens Democracy Corps for my help in strengthening Russia’s economy, democratic structure, and relations with the United States, March 2000.

Awarded Researcher of the year, by the College of Business at the University of New Orleans, May 1999.

Awarded Faculty Advisor of the Year, by the College of Business at the University of New Orleans, May 1999.

Awarded a plaque by HEMAR "For Dedication and Activities Performed for the Improvement of Hospitality Education," November 1995.

Awarded a certificate in appreciation for efforts enhancing diversity by the Korean Graduate Student Association at FDU, Fall 1995.

Awarded a plaque by CHRIE "For Efforts to Advance Professionalism in the Hospitality and Tourism Industry Through Education and Training," Fall 1995.

Awarded a plaque in appreciation for service, and as a founder of the Accreditation Commission for Programs in Hospitality Administration.  Awarded by the Council of Hotel, Restaurant, and Institutional Education (CHRIE) 1994.

What City, State, or Country are you originally from?
Yonkers, New York

Something interesting about yourself?
Flew an ultra light aircraft over Victoria Falls in Africa.

 

 

 

 

 

     
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