On January 19th, The RHAA hosted its first virtual Speaker Series titled “New Year, Same Goal: How Hospitality Executives Continue Adapting”. Panelists featured included hospitality professionals Glenn Brown (President, Bento Sushi), Reetu Gupta (CEO/President, The Easton’s Group of Hotels/The Gupta Group), Lee Jackson (Vice President Retail Development, Jones Lang LaSalle), and Hani Roustom (CEO, Friday Harbour Resort). The panel was moderated by Cyrus K. Cooper (President of the RHAA).
All profits went towards fundraising for student scholarships.
Key discussions included adapting in the industry in the midst of COVID-19, how team culture and moral has continued to thrive, the importance of diversity in the workplace and many other topics.
Missed out? Check out some of the key highlights in the clips above!
0:01 Lee Jackson - What makes culture and moral, and makes a company stand out?
1:59 Glenn Brown - What is your team doing at Bento Sushi? On the future of packaging?
4:44 Hani Roustom - Something your team did that made you say “we did some good today”?
6:30 Reetu Gupta - What are you telling incoming talent?
0:01 Hani Roustom
3:12 Reetu Gupta
6:02 Lee Jackson
8:18 Glenn Brown
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