Hsyndicate joins Cornell School of Hotel Administration's corporate alliance program

Jun 23, 2009

Contact: Nancy Knowles, 607.255.8702, nsk2@cornell.edu

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:

Hsyndicate has joined the strategic corporate alliance program of the Cornell University School of Hotel Administration. “Cornell is very pleased to partner with Hsyndicate, a recognized leader in aggregating and disseminating strategic and industry-specific news and data about the global hospitality industry,” said Joe Strodel, Jr., Cornell University School of Hotel Administration’s director of corporate & foundation affairs. “We look forward to sharing Hsyndicate’s market intelligence through the combined power of our global distribution channels, and to collaborating with Hsyndicate on our major industry events.”

As part of the partnership, Hsyndicate will provide an industry newsfeed for the school’s Center for Hospitality Research. Visit http://www.hotelschool.cornell.edu/research/chr/news/newsroom for this comprehensive roundup of the latest industry news and commentary, sorted by region, and an extensive calendar of upcoming industry events. Hsyndicate will also provide an industry database that students can access at the school’s Nestle Library. The School’s office of Executive Education will be using Hsyndicate’s membership services to provide industry-wide visibility for Cornell’s executive education offerings throughout Hsyndicate’s network.

In addition, Hsyndicate will sponsor several high-profile events held by the school. They include the Cornell reception at the Americas Lodging and Investment Summit (ALIS) held each January in California, the Dean’s Leadership Series events scheduled for New York this November and for Paris next spring, and the Cornell Icon of the Industry Awards Dinner to be held next June. The firm will also sponsor school newsletters and publications that reach thousands of industry leaders around the globe. “Hsyndicate’s partnership with Cornell will help more hospitality leaders gain access to market intelligence that will help them achieve peak operating performance,” said Henri Roelings, Hsyndicate CEO. “We are excited to partner with the world’s leader in hospitality higher education.” As part of the alliance, Hsyndicate will also be a corporate member of the School’s Center for Hospitality Research.