凱撒里茲大學領導專案主任SUSAN M. FOURNIER被獲選為I-CHRIE，國際會議飯店、 餐廳和教育制度執行董事會副主席。 在丹佛的2011年度會議裡她將擔任飯店管理教育協會的理事長Susan M. Fournier, “César Ritz” Colleges’ Leadership Program Director, has been elected Vice-President of the Executive Board of I-CHRIE, the International Council of Hotel, Restaurant and Institutional Education. She will be installed as President of this prestigious association of hospitality educators at the 2011 Annual Conference in Denver.
International CHRIE協會成立於一九四六年，為一個非營利組織，為各學校提供飯店觀光管理課程，此協會已擴大範圍至各大飯店觀光旅遊行業，並保持其專業水準，其成員也都保持在最潮流的最前線。 在全世界有將近 50 個國家1500位的會員，International CHRIE的使命在於透過教育和培訓的專業水準，來提高各飯店及旅遊業界的服務品質和競爭力-。Founded in 1946 as a non-profit organization for schools, colleges and universities offering programs of study in hospitality and tourism, International CHRIE has since expanded its scope to include the enhancement of professionalism at all levels of the hospitality and tourism industry, monitoring ongoing developments and keeping its members at the forefront of trends. With around 1,500 members world-wide located in close to 50 countries, I-CHRIE works to enhance professionalism in the hospitality and tourism industry- and ultimately service quality and competitiveness – through education and training.
Susan M. Fournier 已是EuroCHRIE歐洲聯盟的活動委員會成員。 她負責網路部份的職務，並負責在Dubai和Helsinki的會議籌辦，以及即將在阿姆斯特丹舉辦的年度會議網站管理部份 (10 月 25-28 2010年) 和 Dubrovnik 10 月 2011)。 她還擔任I-CHRIE ACPHA CAHM 評審委員。過去 15 年她在凱撒里茲飯店管理大學教英語及飯店管理課程，以及實施新的領導課程培訓計畫。在她上任I-CHRIE 行政董事的 3 年任內期間她將致力於發展每個協會和努力履行”I-CHRIE 將成為飯店與旅遊教育研究中的全球翹楚”。Susan M. Fournier has been an active board member of EuroCHRIE, the European federation. As Director of Networking, she oversees the bidding process and the attribution of the annual conference sites, including the past conferences in Dubai and Helsinki as well as the upcoming ones in Amsterdam (25-28 Oct. 2010) and Dubrovnik (Oct. 2011). She also served on the ACPHA-CAHM accreditation committee of I-CHRIE. For the last 15 years at “César Ritz” Colleges, she has been teaching EFL and hospitality management courses as well as implementing a new Leadership Program. During her up-coming 3-year tenure as I-CHRIE Executive Board Member, she will work to develop each federation and strengthen the I-CHRIE brand to fulfill the vision that “I-CHRIE will become the recognized global leader in hospitality and tourism education and research.”