Keyword: American Hotel & Lodging Educational Foundation
The association named Jon Bortz, chairman, president and CEO of Pebblebrook Hotel Trust, chair of the board.
Between 2015 and 2018, the number of total jobs supported by the hotel industry rose 15 percent to 8.3 million.
Through a partnership with Pearson Education, hotel workers will be able to earn free associate degrees and low-cost bachelor’s degrees.
The grants will be used by community-based organizations to recruit and develop “opportunity youth” in high-demand markets.