Bryan Lavin

Assistant Professor,  College of Hospitality Management

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Bryan Lavin
Hospitality is one of those industries you have to get out and experience, and that’s something we try to bring into the classroom.”


Bryan Lavin completed his MBA at Johnson & Wales University and bachelor’s degree in business administration and marketing at Worcester State University.

He has more than 11 years of tourism, hospitality and marketing experience working for the Convention & Visitors Bureaus located in Providence, Rhode Island, and Chicago, Illinois, with a focus on meeting/convention management and business travel.

In addition, Lavin supported all facets of the convention industry working as a business manager for Meeting Professionals International (MPI), the largest professional association for event professionals globally.

Areas of Expertise

  • Business Travel
  • Event Management
  • Meeting and Convention Management
  • Marketing
  • Travel and Tourism

Sample Courses

  • MGMT 1001: Business Management I
  • MRKT 1001: Principles of Marketing
  • MGMT 2001: Human Resource Management
  • FSM 2065: Food & Beverage in the Hospitality Industry
  • TRVL 2801: World Geography for Tourism & Hospitality
  • TRVL 4011: Destination Management Organization