MIHEA Annual Career and Internship Fair

The MIHEA Annual Career and Internship Fair will be on 

Monday, November 7th, 2016 

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 and internship 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 and Internship Fair, please CLICK HERE. NO REFUNDS WILL BE ISSUED to students who miss the 9:00am-11:00am marketplace.

CLICK HERE to see the positions each company is hiring to fill!

If you would like for your company to have access to a pool of highly qualified and motivated candidates (basic registration cost begins at $350) please CLICK HERE

Below is a list of the companies currently attending this year's career and internship fair. 

Kilwins Chocolates Franchise, Inc.

posted Oct 1, 2015, 9:49 AM by MIHEA Career Fair   [ updated Jun 21, 2016, 10:41 AM ]

Kilwins Chocolates Franchise, Inc. is a growing Chocolates, Confections and Ice Cream Company based in Petoskey, MI with over 100 locally owned and operated franchise stores in 22 states. Founded in 1947, the company serves Hand-Crafted Chocolates, Fudge, Caramel Apples, Brittle and Caramel Corn made fresh in each store , as well as Original Recipe Ice Cream. They are located in resort, charming downtown and vacation destinations. Kilwins is “Sweet in every Sense since 1947!”    


Conlin Travel

posted Oct 1, 2015, 8:55 AM by MIHEA Career Fair   [ updated Jun 21, 2016, 10:39 AM ]

Conlin Travel was founded in 1959 in Ann Arbor. We have grown to a position of leadership in the travel community as the largest Michigan-based Travel Management Company with three offices; Grand Rapids, Ann Arbor and East Lansing and encompass several travel-related companies including leisure travel, business travel, groups, meetings and incentive travel and other specialty events. At Conlin Travel, we believe in creating long term and lasting relationships with our employees and our clients.

Amerilodge Group

posted Aug 19, 2015, 10:05 AM by MIHEA Career Fair   [ updated Jun 21, 2016, 10:40 AM ]

Amerilodge Group is a privately owned company which manages, operates, and owns hotels in the Midwest (Michigan, Indiana, and Ohio). The majority of our hotels are located in Michigan with a particular focus on the Southeastern Michigan area.

 Amerilodge Group prides itself on our core values of guest quality and employee satisfaction, the foundation for its solid track record. Our company is excited to be part of other synergies created between corporations and communities executing the dream of providing warm and expansive accommodations to every traveler.



Grand Beach & Sugar Beach Resort Hotels

posted Jun 23, 2015, 5:57 AM by MIHEA Career Fair   [ updated Jun 21, 2016, 10:39 AM ]

Our gorgeous beachfront resort is the perfect place to expand your career and gain exposure to many aspects of the hospitality industry. We believe in doing the right thing and base our decisions on our core values. We have experienced 6 straight years of growth and we are excited to build our team for many more years of success.



Catawba Island Club

posted Aug 29, 2010, 7:23 AM by MIHEA Career Fair   [ updated Jun 21, 2016, 10:37 AM ]

Catawba Island Club is a full service private club resort with a championship Arthur Hills/Steve Forrest designed golf course, numerous condominium developments, tennis courts, hotel, marina stores, fitness center, dining rooms, banquet rooms, bar, and outdoor aquatic complex.


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