Hospitality SLUnited: The Premier Networking Event for St. Louis Hospitality Professionals

Join SLU’s Hospitality Management Program for a unique networking opportunity with fellow hospitality professionals at SLU’s Il Monastero, 3050 Olive St. St. Louis, MO 63013
Purpose: Provide an avenue in St. Louis for hospitality professionals to network in an environment that encourages interdisciplinary, strategic collaboration

When: Thursday, April 18 5:30 – 7:30 p.m.
Where: SLU’s Il Monastero, 3050 Olive St. St. Louis, MO 63013
Event timeline: 5:30 p.m. cocktails and hor d’oeuvres
6:00 p.m. formal networking
6:45 p.m. informal networking
7:30 p.m. end
Who: The event’s audience will include all aspects of the hospitality industry, including sales and marketing, tourism and event planning, service management, administration and application of technology. Representatives from hotels, restaurants, casinos, and travel agencies are among the guest list.
• Association of Fundraising Professionals
• Center for Association Leadership
• Chefs de Cuisine Association of St. Louis
• Club Managers Association of America
• Destination Marketing Association International
• Hospitality Sales and Marketing Association International
• International Medical Meeting Professionals Association
• International Special Events Society St. Louis
• Meeting Professionals International
• Missouri Hotel & Lodging Association
• Missouri Restaurant Association
• National Association of Catering Executives
• Professional Convention Management Association
• Society of Government Meeting Professionals
• St. Louis Area Hotel Association
• St. Louis Attractions Association
How much: A suggested donation of $10 will support the Hospitality Management program through scholarships and industry-specific networking and educational events

Registration: SLU will coordinate all registration online at alumni.slu.edu/hospitalitySLUnited

SLU’s Hospitality Management Program prepares professionals for leadership roles in a
variety of fields that make up the greater hospitality industry. This includes but is not limited to lodging, gaming, event, tourism, and food service management. For more information, email sgranda@slu.edu

About the author

Joe Clote

Joseph W. Clote is owner of Publishing Concepts, LLC a communications and marketing firm based in Saint Louis, Missouri. Mr. Clote is Group Publisher of MeetMed™ and Missouri Meetings & Events™ (MM&E) magazine, a quarterly publication read by thousands of meeting and event professionals, and producer of the St. Louis and Kansas City trade shows under the MM&E name. Mr. Clote has extensive sales and marketing expertise in the travel, tourism, fine art, insurance, and software development industries.