THLA’s 12th Annual Advanced Short Course


January 9, 2018: 8:00 am — January 10, 2018: 5:30 pm
Hilton University of Houston

 This one-of-a-kind hospitality training event offers hoteliers the chance to learn about every aspect of the lodging indusrty. Mark your calendars!

For more information, please contact Jessica De La Cruz

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This year's topics include:


Group Sales Contracts - Steve Rudner, Attorney at Law, Rudner Law Offices, Dallas

Mastering Your Memory - Craig Krause, Owner, Direct Development Training, Georgetown

Coaching Employees for Improved Performance - Will Tarrant,Service Metrics Group, LLC, Plano



Cultural Intelligence - David Rivera, Ph.D, Associate Professor, Restaurant, Hotel andn Institutional Management, Texas Tech University, Lubbock

Reputation Management and Winning Over Challenging Guests - Garvin O'Neil, Professor of Practice, Hospitality and Retail Management, Texas Tech University, Lubbock

Contemporty Issues in Hotel Law - Justin Bragiel, General Counsel, Texas Hotel & Lodging Association, Austin