LAS VEGAS – The International School of Hospitality (TISOH) has named Anthony Lai as student affairs program manager. In this position, Lai will oversee students as they embark on their externships, and to assist them with the first steps of launching their careers, from assistance with resume writing to providing career coaching and networking opportunities.
“We are thrilled to have Anthony join our team,” TISOH Executive Director Timothy M. Lam said. “Anthony has experience on just about every rung of the hospitality industry, with intimate knowledge of the technology used in hotels and resorts and the day-to-day pace of everything from VIP concierge services to room reservations.”
Before joining TISOH, Lai was the guest services manager at LINQ Hotel and Casino, where he trained, coached and motivated team members to successfully meet company expectations along with their career goals.
Prior to his work at LINQ, Lai was the implementation specialist for the hotel division at MICROS Systems Inc., an updated computer system for hospitality applications intended to make hotel reservations more customer specific.
Lai’s extensive hospitality experience includes working a room reservations supervisor at Mandarin Oriental Las Vegas, groups concierge at Aria Resort & Casino, relief night supervisor at Peninsula Beverly Hills and V.I.P concierge at The Mansion at MGM Grand.
Lai holds a bachelor’s of science degree in hospitality administration from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas.
About The International School of Hospitality
The International School of Hospitality (TISOH) was founded in Las Vegas, Nev., in 2005. TISOH offers quality short-term, practical training and career development programs in hospitality. Developed for the industry and by the industry, TISOH’s small class sizes and online courses include: concierge, conference management and event planning, catering, hospitality leadership and supervision, hospitality human resources, hotel operations, and wedding coordination and design. Diploma graduates, trained by working experts in the field, enjoy an 85 percent job placement rate. TISOH is an academic partner of the American Hotel & Lodging Educational Institute and is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Continuing Education and Training. For more information, visit www.tisoh.edu or call (702) 947-7200.
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