Cranston, R.I. – February 2019 – Expanding overseas, EAG is excited to announce it is representing Swiss Education Group (SEG) for the recruitment of students from the Americas. Currently Switzerland’s largest private hospitality educator, more than 6,400 students from 111 countries are studying at SEG’s Cesar Ritz College, Culinary Arts Academy, Hotel Institute Montreux, IHTTI School of Hotel Management and Swiss Hotel Management School.
“Hospitality is the world’s fastest growing industry and accounts for 10.2% of the global GDP. One job is added every 2.5 seconds in the hospitality industry and our programs prepare students to fill many of these positions, especially on the leadership level,” states Daiane Lagger, SEG Director of Marketing and Development Americas. “We are excited to collaborate with the experienced team at EAG in building a successful recruitment model for the Americas.”
SEG’s programs in culinary and hospitality offer students the opportunity to specialize in areas such as entrepreneurship, business, design management, events or resort & wellness. Their programs have drawn many industry and academic endorsements including Ritz Paris, Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts, Walt Disney Parks and Resorts, and Swiss investment bank UBS, to name a few. SEG boasts one of the largest alumni networks in the industry with more than 21,000 members. Most impressive is five years after graduating, 89% of alumni hold management positions or have created their own company and in the same amount of time, 96% of alumni in the hospitality sector are employed in luxury hotels.
“EAG’s vision is to expand our college partners, both domestically and internationally,” stated Kenneth DiSaia, president and co-founder of EAG. “When we were approached by SEG about representing their highly regarded hospitality programs in the Americas, we knew we could assist them due to our teams’ background in recruiting hospitality and culinary students. We look forward to a successful collaboration with the team at SEG. ”
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