Monday, November 5th, 2012 in Grand Rapids, MI was a Success!!!
Next Year's Career Fair will be on Monday, November 4th, 2013 in Grand Rapids, MI!
The Michigan Hospitality Education Alliance is a unique cooperation between hospitality educators and employers. As college and university educators, we are dedicated to connecting our students to your jobs through a collaborative effort. We take pride in the continued improvements in our organization’s services on behalf of both students and recruiters.
At the annual career fair, you can find over 200 hospitality students from Michigan college and university programs. Company recruiters will also have an opportunity to network with the educators that mentor to hospitality students statewide. The conference will be held at the Eberhard Center in Grand Rapids, MI. Grand Rapids offers a great deal of conveniences and attractions to both participating students and recruiters.
- Our web site is a portal to a number of great resources for recruiters, students, and faculty members. Your company’s website and recruiting information is available to students with a single mouse click.
- This year, space will be limited to 65 recruiting companies. Booth assignments are on a first come first serve basis, so get your registration in early!
- The Michigan Hospitality Education Alliance connects students to jobs!
STUDENTS: If you would like to register to attend this year's Career Fair, please CLICK HERE.
COMPANIES: If you would like for your company to have access to a pool of highly qualified and motivated candidates (basic registration cost begins at $295) please CLICK HERE
Below is a list of the companies currently attending this year's career fair.
Mackinaw City Michigan is a
major Midwest Vacation Destination located at the tip of the lower peninsula of
Michigan at the crossroads to Lakes Michigan and Huron. Many of our world renowned attractions
include Historic Mackinac Island, The Mackinac Bridge and Mackinac Historic
We offer full service
accommodations to world travels. We are
open year round with our peak season between the months of April and November.
We offer a vast range of
experience opportunities for careers in management for full time and
internships for hospitality and food services.
Housing is available.
MGM Grand Detroit was developed by MGM Resorts International, one
of the world's most respected hotel/gaming companies. Delivering over 4,000 of slot machines and
video poker, 90 table games, 400 luxury rooms/suites, celebrity chef
restaurants, the only resort-style spa in southeast Michigan, and 30,000 square
feet of meeting/convention space, MGM Grand Detroit is the ultimate
hotel/entertainment destination in the state and is one of the top employers in
the area with approximately 3,000 employees.
We are a 7 unit restaurant company based solely in Chicago. We offer full restaurant internships and
management positions where you will be trained in all aspects of the
industry. We are a privately owned and operated
group, where owners will be working directly with you on a daily basis. We look forward to speaking with you.
in Grand Rapids, Michigan, Cascade Hills Country Club offers a premiere private
club experience. From the full calendar of social events and family activities,
to our magnificent golf course and Aquatics Center, membership at Cascade Hills
is truly rewarding and unique. Here, members create life-long friendships and
memories that are cherished for generations. We believe in tradition, but we
also believe that our future is as important as our past. Now, just as in 1916,
our guiding philosophy is to provide the highest possible quality, in the
friendliest manner, in all that we do.
CHCC seeks individuals with a passion for the hospitality industry,
particularly those interested in private club management. We offer the
opportunity to experience dining room and bar service through several facets of
the clubhouse. We welcome the chance to share our knowledge, experiences, and
stories with the successful candidates, and look forward to teaching these
individuals the operations of club management.
Devil's Thumb Ranch Resort & Spa is a highly regarded
and environmentally friendly year-round Ranch resort and spa offering
rustically upscale accommodations, fine dining and an array of winter and
summer outdoor and wilderness recreation activities.
Family owned and operated, Devil's Thumb Ranch has gained a reputation as a top Colorado employer, due in large part to the owners' commitment to providing employees and guests with a unique and memorable experience.
Since 1934, our company has been
providing outstanding products and services to the food services industry. As an industry leader we are proud of our
* Top 100 largest Corporations
*America's 50 Most Admired Companies
We are driven by a desire to “make
your stay as pleasant and memorable as you can handle.” Not a fancy slogan, but it reflects the
amount of attention and consideration each individual guest experience is
given. Our hotels and restaurants are
beautifully designed, unique and full-service.
Our amenities are thoughtful and creative, and our locations
incomparable. What sets us apart is our
staff’s pledge to anticipate the needs of guests recall their preferences and
value their time. Marina Grand Resort
and The Harbor Grand.
Join a team of interns from many
different colleges and universities at Arrowhead Resort, Saugatuck Harbor Inn
and MichiganVacation.org, LLC and experience a once in a lifetime management
opportunity in the hospitality industry. You will gain real knowledge and
experience in the event planning, lodging, and restaurant segments. This
includes: assisting event coordinators with events ranging from 20-300 guests,
supervising international and U.S. employees, guest relations, and
administrative functions. Additionally,
you will manage a bed and breakfast, a premier condominium resort, as well as
many of the finest vacation rentals in Michigan. Live for free in one of the State’s most
prized tourist towns and experience some of the best beaches in the Country. During the summer you will discover which
part of the hospitality industry you have a passion for through hands-on
management experience in a safe, team oriented environment.
MARRIOTT INTERNATIONAL, INC. is a leading lodging company with more than 3,000 lodging properties in the United States and 64 other countries and territories. The company is headquartered in Baltimore, MD, and has approximately 128,000 employees. It is ranked as the lodging industry's most admired company and one of the best places to work for by Fortune® magazine.
Marriott is the perfect place to pursue your professional career. An essential function of our success is our people - the associates- whose diverse cultures and backgrounds are the essence of our vision to better serve the needs of our customers around the world. Marriott's commitment to global diversity is absolute. We invite you to explore our established, global company full of people going places. Marriott is the only place you'll find it all.
Wineguys Restaurant Group is an independent restaurant company
located in beautiful Petoskey, MI. It's
three restaurants cover a spectrum of dining options from coffee house to
upscale casual. The internship program
is the best in the state for developing potential restaurant managers. Our interns get real hands on experience in
all aspects of running a multimillion dollar restaurant company during its
The ideal candidates have a strong passion for excellent
service, are detail oriented and are hard working.