Dr. Elinor Garely

 

Dr. Elinor Garely

Editor-in-Chief, TourismExecutives.com; Reporter, eturbonews.com and etn.travel

  • Expert Witness in Hospitality, Travel and Tourism industry with TASA Technical Advisory Services for Attorneys
  • Award winning international journalist/consultant; former Professor of Management/Marketing; Coordinator – Hotel, Travel and Tourism program – CUNY, Borough of Manhattan Community College
  • Former member – Business Management and Marketing faculty – Long Island University, NYU Stern School of Business, University of Shanghai, PRC
  • Noted for international marketing and management expertise with Playboy Clubs and Hotels, the Copacabana and related restaurants/ clubs; Helmsley Spear (Hospitality Consultant Division) and Babcock and Wilcox (basic energy)
  • Developed/implemented first hotel joint venture in Russia; first hotel/restaurant management program at University of Shanghai, PRC; designed and implemented hotel management training programs for hotels in the United States, China (PRC), Malaysia and the Caribbean
  • Received a Ford Foundation grant to study the role of Community Colleges in the PRC; consultant to the government of Kenya to explore new economic development opportunities in the USA
  • Her research includes an analysis of Guest Safety/Security at 5-Star/Luxury Hotels in Bangkok, Thailand, Cape Town, South Africa and Miami, Florida (Dissertation); Child Trafficking; eMarketing and We Know What Women Want in Hotels
  • Former Real Estate Sales/Broker: Hotel Industry
  • Received a Doctorate in International Business from the University of Sarasota (Florida): focus on hotel, travel and tourism and guest safety/security.
  • Received MBA in International Marketing and Business Management from New York University, Stern School of Business with Honors from the American Marketing Association; Former Member of BGS Honor Society; BS Degree, Lesley College, Art / Education
  • Former Member – Board of Directors, Sutton Area Community organization: International Food Wine & Travel Writers Association and HSMAI. Current Member – NY Travel Writers Association, Princeton Club of New York