This year's 2017 Volunteers of the Year, at our 2017 Stars of the Industry event will be presented to Jen Hogencamp and Dawn Arpin of @blumshapiro. One of the greatest gifts you can give is your time. Whether it's our golf tournament, events or seminars both Jen and Dawn are always there when we call on them. They both bring an uplifting energy with them no matter what task is assigned to them. Thank you for supporting RIHA and RIHEF and always being just a phone-call away! Congratulations! #RIHAStars #RIHAmembers
The 2017 Hotelier of the Year will be given to Walter Andrews, General Manager of @newportmarriott at our 2017 Stars of the Industry event on 11/29. Walter is an icon in Rhode Island's lodging industry having spent nearly 35 years leading hotel operations for Marriott International. Congratulations Walter! #RIHAStars #RIHAMember
The 2017 RIHEF Student of the Year award at our 2017 Stars of the Industry event will go to Shane Cha of Exeter Jobs Corps Academy. From Hawaii to Rhode Island, Shane has been a role model for students as well as an exemplary culinary trainee. Shane represents Exeter Job Corps Academy with the highest level of ethics and professionalism. Shane first interned and is now employed with Russell Morin Catering & Events. It is because of students like Shane that this award category was created. Congratulations Shane. #RIHASTARS
The 2017 RIHEF Teacher of the Year award at our 2017 Stars of the Industry will go to Donald Fair, Hospitality and Tourism Management Educator from Chariho Career and Technical High School. Don works hard to ensure his students get the most well-rounded education by providing them experiences throughout the industry. From field trips to guest speakers and employment opportunities, Don sets his students up for success each and every day. His passion for the hospitality and tourism industry is evident in his classroom and students. #RIHASTARS
The 2017 RIHEF Chairman's Award will be presented to Russell Morin of Russell Morin Catering & Events at this year's 2017 Stars of the Industry. We couldn't think of anyone or any company more deserving than Mr. Morin and his team. They help our Education Foundation by employing ProStart students, partnering with our local high schools, participating in training programs, giving donations, and so much more. We appreciate and value Mr. Russ Morin and the entire team at Russell Moring Catering & Events. Congratulations! #RIHASTARS @prostartprogram @morinscatering
This is October in #RhodeIsland 🍁🍂🌾
When the sun shines down just right... It calls for a Staff Selfie! @monikazuluaga @srbrat #RIHA
Our Hole 5 Volunteers! Jennifer Jansen from @flemingssteakhouse , Leigea Landry from @klr_cpa and Diane Vanpelt from Sprague! Thank you ladies!