Our Events


  • Motivation Monday: Spiraling Into Control

    Oct 29, 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM (ET)
    Oct 29: Motivation Monday: Spiraling Into Control   Kick off your week with breakfast, networking, and our guest speaker: Diana Spano , Manager, Research and Engagement Services with Gartner. Diana will share an inspiring message on embracing change.  Date: Monday, October 29, 2018   Time:  8:00am-9:30am Venue: Keiser University 9100 Forum Corporate Parkway Fort Myers, FL 33905     Attendee Cost: Members $10, Non-members $15, Students: $5 Thank you to our sponsors:      
    Fort Myers, FL, United States

  • HSMAI South Florida 35th Annual Hospitality Awards Gala

    Nov 16, 6:00 AM - 10:00 AM (ET)
    Nov 16: 35th Annual HSMAI South Florida Hospitality Awards Gala   You are cordially invited to our 35 th Annual Hospitality Awards Gala being held at the Margaritaville Hollywood Beach Resort, on Friday, November 16, 2018; this year titled:   "The Great Gala: A Roaring 20's Celebration of Hospitality"    Our chapter will have the honor of celebrating our industry's best in seven hospitality categories, from rising star newcomer to superstars in sales & marketing, general manager, and revenue management categories.   We also have the great pleasure to honor our Legend of the Year , to which this year, HSMAI South Florida Chapter has proudly chosen the owner of  Travelhost Magazine of Greater Fort Lauderdale, celebrating its 38th anniversary:  Ina Lee .   In addition to highlighting hospitality legends and leaders, the event will also serve to raise funds for the HSMAI South Florida Dr. Peter Ricci Scholarship Fund .   Thanks in great part to your generous contributions, our chapter is able to offer deserving students, registered in hospitality management programs at any of our area colleges or universities, scholarship awards that will assist in furthering their educational and professional aspirations.   This is an exciting program that will ensure that our industry continues to be well represented by a bright, talented, and well prepared workforce.   Thank you to our sponsors:        
    Hollywood, FL, United States