February 21, 2019

HFTP North Texas Chapter Meeting
All Members and Prospective Members are Cordially Invited


Thursday, February 21, 2019

6:00pm - Cocktails
6:30pm - Dinner
7:30pm - Presentation
Door Prize Drawing at Closing

The Sheraton - Arlington

1500 Convention Center Drive
Arlington, TX 76011
(817) 261-8200
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Our presenter will be:

Justin Taillon
Professor, Program Manager - Hospitality & Tourism Management
Highline College


Justin Taillon is a Professor and Department Head for the School of Hospitality & Tourism Management at Highline College in Seattle, WA. He worked for eight years in the hospitality industry prior to joining academia and earning an MBA at the University of Guelph and a PhD at Texas A&M University. He held positions ranging from housekeeping intern with Starwood to Assistant General Manager with Hilton. His research focus includes market-based socio-cultural conservation.

Jason's Mentorship presentation will discuss how Mentorship plays a role in our lives no matter the position we hold in our organization, life, or career. Successful individuals have mentors and provide mentorship to others simultaneously. In this session we will learn and discuss what mentorship means as well as how we can leverage mentorship to achieve success and balance in our personal and professional lives.


Presentation Objectives:

1. Attendees will identify their mentorship abilities.
2. Attendees will identify their mentee abilities.
3. Attendees will comprehend best practices in leadership in mentor/mentee situations.

Presentation Goal:

Ensure attendees have an understanding of the dynamics of mentor/mentee situations and can leverage mentorship to achieve success and balance in their personal and professional lives.


Our standard monthly fees will apply this month:

$35 - Members
$15 - Students
No Charge for first time attendees!

Please RSVP through Evite or directly to Angie Abston no later than Monday February 18 in order for us to get an accurate count for dinner.

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