Alumni Stories

STHM Alumnus Matthew Rodriguez

By STHM Public Relations on February 17, 2015

Company: Holland America Line (Escorted Tour Operations) Title: Tour Director Year of graduation: 2011 Program: Tourism and Hospitality Management with a Concentration in Destination and Event Management Responsibilities: During Alaska’s tourism season (May – September) Matt leads Holland America Line guests through Alaska’s breathtaking interior. During these 1,200 mile tours, Matt ensures a smooth and enjoyable travel experience […]

STHM Alumna Jazz Dottin

By STHM Public Relations on February 5, 2015

Company: Macy’s Tourism Marketing & Development Northeast Region Title: Coordinator Year of graduation: 2012 Program: Tourism & Hospitality Management & Spanish Responsibilities: Jazz Dottin establishes partnerships and business opportunities for Macy’s stores throughout the Northeast reason to be seen as the number one shopping destination for tourists. In her role, Jazz designs and promotes group programs for travelers […]

STHM Alumna Jasmine A. McCrawford

By STHM Public Relations on February 5, 2015

Company: United States Tennis Association Title: Corporate Hospitality Coordinator Year of graduation: 2014 Program: Sport Business Responsibilities: Jasmine has been able to connect the successful hospitality tools and the knowledge sports industry from the STHM masters program into her role at the USTA. She is responsible for planning and executing all private hospitality events for […]

School of Tourism and Hospitality Management alumnus making a career out of his creativity

By Christopher Vito on January 16, 2015

Robert Prince is a New York City native who moved to Philadelphia for a college education. After having established professional contacts in those cities, Prince challenged himself to start from scratch somewhere else. So he did, and he’s never looked back. The 37-year-old Prince set out to become a talent agent. Representing athletes and entertainers, […]

Jeff Hickman

By STHM Public Relations on January 15, 2015

Carlton Williams

By STHM Public Relations on January 14, 2015

Brittany Rogers

By STHM Public Relations on January 14, 2015

STHM Alumnus Michael Carter

By STHM Public Relations on January 6, 2015

Name: Michael Carter Company: Mass Mutual Financial Group Titles: Financial Services Professional Responsibilities: Mike Carter a 2001 graduate from Temple University’s STHM program is a licensed Financial Service Professional with Mass Mutual Financial Group. Mike, works with his clients to identify income protection and accumulation strategies utilizing life insurance & financial products. Mr. Carter’s practice […]

For STHM alumnus, reporting for new golf network is simply par for the course

By Christopher Vito on December 10, 2014

Lou Holder works for a golf network. That doesn’t mean that he gets mistaken often for an expert golfer. “What’s my handicap on a golf course? Too high, but it is getting lower,” Holder said between chuckles. Holder is an anchor on the newly formed Back9Network, an all-day, every-day golfing lifestyle network. He’s a co-host […]

STHM Alumnus Dia Clark

By STHM Public Relations on November 5, 2014

Company: The Park School of Baltimore Title: Assistant Director of Athletics Year of graduation: 2011 Program: Sport and Recreation Management Responsibilities: Report directly to the Directors of Athletics to provide operational support including: Daily/seasonal scheduling, promotions/outreach, program planning, and student support Orchestrate Student Athletic Council meetings to strategize ways to maximize student/faculty support of the athletic […]

STHM Alumna Erica Desrosiers

By STHM Public Relations on November 4, 2014

An STHM ’13 Alumna, Erica Desrosiers is a Financial Analyst in the Entertainment Division for the Madison Square Garden Company, Erica maintains expense tracking, budgeting, and forecasting documents for MSGE Productions show properties and general administrative non labor expenses on a monthly and quarterly basis across various systems. She also serves as the Finance point […]

Michael Pallante

By STHM Public Relations on November 4, 2014

Kruthika Chittiappa

By STHM Public Relations on October 28, 2014

STHM Alumnus Bill Enkhbayar

By STHM Public Relations on October 12, 2014

Company: Global Spectrum, a division of Comcast-Spectacor Titles: Event Manager, Boardwalk Hall Year of Graduation: May, 2013 Program: Master of Science, Sport and Recreation Management Responsibilities: Advance with facility clients prior to events and gathered production needs for successful operations Prepare event instructions, diagrams, layouts, set-up requirements and supporting documentation for department heads Function as […]

STHM Alumnus Michael Pallante

By STHM Public Relations on October 11, 2014

Titles: Player Participation & Statistics Quality Assurance / Game Statistics Information System Support Year of Graduation: May, 2014 Program: Sport and Recreation Management Responsibilities: Player Participation & Statistics Quality Assurance: Track and identify each player from every play of the NFL’s Pre-, Regular, and Post-seasons Compile weekly crew reports for each home team, in which […]

STHM Alumnus Anthony Ciallella

By STHM Public Relations on October 10, 2014

Octagon became the agency of record for Johnson & Johnson’s 2014 FIFA World Cup™ sponsorship.  Being new to FIFA, Octagon helped J&J build a strategic platform and execute their activation as the first ever Official Healthcare Sponsor.  The month long, 32 team tournament was held in Brazil for 2nd time since 1950.

STHM alum Patrick Brogan strikes a chord as Musikfest’s Senior VP of Programming

By Christopher Vito on August 18, 2014

Hard work helped Patrick Brogan strike a chord with his employer. A School of Tourism and Hospitality Management alumnus, Brogan had interned in Summer 2002 for ArtsQuest, a music- and arts-centric non-profit. He pined for a full-time position, so he committed himself to doing just about anything to get his foot in the door. “I […]