Collin College Hosts Hospitality and Culinary Arts Career Fair
February 13, 2014 – For the first time ever, Collin College’s Institute of Hospitality and Culinary Education will host a Hospitality and Culinary Arts Career Fair.
The fair will take place from 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m., on Thursday, Feb. 27 at the Preston Ridge Campus Conference Center, 9700 Wade Boulevard in Frisco, and will provide an opportunity to meet and network with industry executives to learn about careers and internships. About 30 companies will take part in the fair, including industry giants such as Starbucks, Holiday Inn, Market Street, Hilton, Embassy Suites and more.
“The Hospitality and Culinary Arts Career Fair will be very beneficial to attendees as they visit and speak to representatives from this industry,” said Linda Wee, Collin College professor of hospitality/foodservice management.
The event is free and open to the public. Attendees should RSVP for the event by visiting www.collin.edu/hospitality. Students interested in the fair should dress professionally and bring their résumés.
Collin College serves nearly 53,000 credit and continuing education students annually and offers more than 100 degrees and certificates in a wide range of disciplines. The only public college in the county, Collin College is a partner to business, government and industry, providing customized training and work force development.