College of Hosp. & Tourism Mgmt. Convocation — Oct. 22, 2013
Niagara University’s College of Hospitality and Tourism Management held its 13th annual convocation Tuesday, Oct. 22, 2013, in the university’s Alumni Chapel. Sponsored by the Maid of the Mist Corporation, the convocation is the college’s showcase event, during which it annually honors national and international leaders in the hospitality and tourism industry. This year’s honorees were Buffalo-born Jeremy M. Jacobs, chairman and C.E.O. of Delaware North Companies and owner of the National Hockey League’s Boston Bruins; Carsten K. Rath, founder and C.E.O. of Lifestyle Hospitality and Entertainment Management, AG, also an accomplished motivational speaker; and Danilo Zucchetti, managing director of the Villa d’Este, S.p.A. and Virtuoso Travel Week’s 2012 Hotelier of the Year.