Professional Development Program (PDP) Reviews
Revenue Management Executive
...network with other professionals and return with specific knowledge to apply in my daily work.
Attending the PDP 2015 has been a very positive experience. I gained much more knowledge on the subject of Revenue Management specifics from very competent and experienced teachers. It also allowed me to meet other people with different insights into the wonderful world of tourism. It also is an opportunity to see a gorgeous campus, to network with other professionals and return with specific k...View Full Review >
SHS Swiss Hospitality Solutions
No other program enables such an atmosphere
I would like to express our grace for again a great experience that only Cornell can deliver. No other program enables such an atmosphere of friendship and international exchange. The opportunity to meet with colleagues from all over the world and excellent faculty is outstanding. Even though we are a small company, we have incorporated Cornell’s PDP as the foundation of education for our senio...View Full Review >
Executive Assistant Manager
The Peninsula Hotel
The dynamic people who attended the course followed by the richness in the course materials allowed very in-depth personal growth...
The PDP program was an absolute experience. The dynamic people who attended the course followed by the richness in the course materials allowed a very in-depth personal growth and I can say that my development and pursuit of becoming a better leader has been dramatically enhanced by taking these programs
We now understand how important it is to make changes and to try to make our facility different from the competition.
The Cornell PDP program was a great experience. During our days together we shared our experiences and learned from our professors and colleagues. It was most inspiring and opened our minds to new ideas. We now understand how important it is to make changes and to try to make our facility different from the competition. I look forward to coming again to Cornell to continue the PDP program, atte...View Full Review >
OLUFEMI ADESINA, M.A, MIH
Chief Executive Officer
Le Prime Hospitality Ventures Limited
The course served as an eye opener for me...
I have been looking forward to studying at Cornell University and the opportunity came this year when I attended the Professional Development Program at the School of Hotel Administration in Ithaca. The experience was a fantastic one, memorable and well organized. The diversity of the participants was second to none, to the extent that I was tempted to extend my 3-day stay at the Statler Hotel ...View Full Review >
Front Desk Manager
Hotel President Wilson - Geneva
I highly recommend this experience to everyone, even if you are 'newer' in the Management field as I am.
I think about my experience at Cornell every day, and the best thing is that the WhatsApp group we created with my class receives messages every day from all over the world!
I had the chance to attend my course with an impressively talented group of people and an amazing teacher (Professor Walsh). The diversity of our group became even more magical during the lessons, letting me know and le...