Michel Gilbert

Associate Professor,  College of Hospitality Management

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The entertainment industry is always changing. Whether it’s movies, TV, radio or music, there’s always something happening.”


Michel Gilbert spent more than 25 years developing and implementing marketing and promotions for the Los Angeles Kings, Providence Bruins, New Haven Nighthawks, Dallas Blackhawks and Providence Reds. Upon leaving professional sports, he spent 8 years in sales and marketing with NBC affiliate WJAR-10. Gilbert heads Rock-N-Jock Charities, a nonprofit that raises money for the Matty Fund.

Gilbert joined JWU in 2008 full-time after 3 years as an adjunct professor. He serves as the faculty advisor and/or mentor to Delta Phi Epsilon sorority, Latin American Student Association and the JWU Providence Men’s Hockey Team.