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The Ninth Edition of

Hospitality Today

by Rocco M. Angelo M.B.A., Florida International University and Michael Cheng, Ph.D., CHE, Florida International University

The American Hotel and Lodging Educational Institute (AHLEI) is excited to announce the release of the ninth edition of Hospitality Today.

This new edition explores the diverse segments within the hospitality and tourism industry.

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Highlights of the Ninth Edition

The new edition offers a comprehensive overview of the ever-evolving hospitality field, encompassing topics like hotels, restaurants, events management, tourism, cruise lines, casinos, franchising, ethics in hospitality and more.

The industry's response to tech advancements, and transforming influence of AI

The pivotal role of social media marketing in shaping the industry landscape

  The critical role that sustainability initiatives play in long-term viability & responsible growth

Ethical considerations and best practices that guide industry stakeholders in operations & decision making

Table of Contents

1. The Meaning of Hospitality

2. The Travel and Tourism Industry

3. Exploring Hospitality Careers

4. Understanding the Restaurant Industry

5. Restaurant Organization and Management

6. Understanding the World of Hotels

7. Hotel Organization and Management

8. Club Management

9. An Introduction to the Meeting & Events Industry

10. Floating Resorts: The Cruise Line Business

11. Gaming and Casino Hotels

12. The Management of Hospitality Enterprises

13. Franchise is Big Business

14. How Management Companies Manage Hotels

15. Ethics in Hospitality Management

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Student Materials

Available in both Print and Digital eBook

Print Textbook ISBN: 978-0-86612-773-8

180-Day eBook ISBN: 978-0-86612-774-5

365-Day eBook ISBN: 978-0-86612-774-5

New Instructor Resources

Includes a Chapter Test Bank, PowerPoints, and an Instructor Manual

Exam & Certificate

The AHLEI Academic Certificate is globally recognized and adds value to students seeking careers in the industry

Highlights of the Ninth Edition

Enhanced features of this edition include compelling case studies, industry insights, and real-world scenarios, all designed to equip hospitality management students with the essential knowledge for a thriving career

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Guest experience management and its impact on customer satisfaction & loyalty

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