The Hospitality College has received an endowed Industry Chair from William R. Tiefel, chairman of Carmax Inc. and chairman emeritus of The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company. Tiefel established the university’s first endowed chair in 2003 as an ongoing legacy of industry involvement and interactive hospitality education.
Learn from Hospitality Experts
Every year, we film the Tiefel lectures so that hospitality students and professionals can listen and learn from their insight and expertise. In this series of videos, hear what the Tiefel Chairs had to say when they visited JWU:
About the Tiefel Chairs
Guest speaker DeNita Turner, life skills coach to Fortune 500s, the NBA and the WBNA, shares her advice with hospitality students. read more