The Leland C. and Mary M. Pillsbury Institute for Hospitality Entrepreneurship engages leading industry experts and faculty to educate students and provide them with experiential opportunities to learn all aspects of entrepreneurship. To support these critical goals, the Pillsbury Institute offers students, entrepreneurs, and faculty an expanding range of courses, programs, and activities focused on advancing students’ entrepreneurship knowledge and mastery.
"Welcome to the Leland C. and Mary M. Pillsbury Institute for Hospitality Entrepreneurship (PIHE)! For more than a decade, PIHE has been the home of entrepreneurship activity at Cornell’s School of Hotel Administration (SHA) and a vital voice for all issues affecting entrepreneurship at Cornell and within the hospitality industry." Read More
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April 30, 2020
IDeaS Increases Investment in Education and Releases Revenue Management Online Learning to the Public
“IDeaS is investing in the industries we serve with the best tools and resources possible to weather this storm and emerge on the other side stronger, smarter and with healthier business practices.” -Dr. Ravi Mehrotra, president, founder & chief scientist
May 18, 2020
Reopening is a tightrope walk for hoteliers
“We rarely ever have a chance to do it a second time around. Let’s see if we can do it better than the first time. That’s the goal.” -Chad Crandell ’83, Co-Founder & CEO, CHMWarnick
May 22, 2020
Turning the Crisis into an Opportunity – Insights from Ted Teng on combating COVID-19!
“To me, businesses which think in the long term will not only survive this but will come through this better off.” -Ted Teng ’79 Former President and Chief Executive Officer,The Leading Hotels of the World
Matte Black Lounges wins this year's Hospitality Business Plan Competition hosted by SHA’s Pillsbury Institute for Hospitality Entrepreneurship.
The COVID-19 resource hub compiles expert information, tools, and guidance from the school's faculty and its partners in the hospitality industry.