Archive for April, 2017

Year 1 Class Patron

Written by helena on All News, Banner, College News, Featured, Graduate News, April 26th, 2017

The Year 1 students welcomed their Class Patron to the College, Mr. Charlie Sheil, who graduated in 1994. He is General Manager of the 5 star Marker Hotel in Dublin. He will be their Mentor for the next 4 year. They are in good hands!

Research Contribution – Fáilte Ireland

Written by helena on All News, Banner, College News, Featured, April 21st, 2017

Shannon College of Hotel Management in collaboration with NUI Galway completed a piece of research commissioned by Fáilte Ireland, entitled “The contribution of food tourism to hotel turnover along the Wild Atlantic way”. Pictured presenting the report to John Mulcahy, Head of Food Tourism, Hospitality Education & Standards at Fáilte Ireland are Dr. Finian O’ [...]

Shannon College wins Gold

Written by helena on All News, Banner, College News, Featured, April 21st, 2017

Congratulations to Jiabao (Nancy) Zhao who represented the College at the Ireland Skills competition.  Nancy did an amazing job and was joint winner at Restaurant Service. She has qualified to go forward to the next round for selection to team Ireland. Well done Nancy & her mentor Mr. Andrew Langford, Food and Beverage Lecturer at [...]

Certified Sommelier & Expert in Restaurant Service

Written by helena on All News, Banner, College News, Featured, April 12th, 2017

Congratulations to Andrew Langford, Lecturer in Food & Beverage Studies and Acting Food & Beverage Manager on becoming a Certified Sommelier recently. Andrew has also been appointed to the role of Expert in Restaurant Service for WorldSkills Ireland for the 2017 WorldSkills competition being held in Abu Dhabi in October. This role involves selecting and training [...]