Introduction to Hospitality and Tourism
Hello and welcome to The Storyboard Initiative's Intro to Hospitality and Tourism Course! We bring you a comprehensive 40 minute course on the basics of the Hospitality and Tourism Industry. This course covers and discusses information ranging from the three subsects of Hospitality and Tourism all the way to an in depth discussion of the careers, degrees, and opportunities available. In addition, there are 3 quizzes in the course to test and review your knowledge. Challenge yourself and build off the basics with this course on Hospitality and Tourism!
Who this course is for:
- Beginner business students
My name is Vayun Shyam, an entrepreneur with fascination for various markets around the world and their influence on culture. Growing up in the San Francisco Bay Area, the world’s hub of technological development, I have grown a deep passion for building applications and ML/AI models around customer feedback and product reviews. I have been working with object-oriented languages for past 3+ years, including Java, Python, C++, Ruby, and more. I am a current member of DECA, and I have experience competing and placing in the marketing and entrepreneurship clusters. Moreover, I was fortunate to gain some real-life business experience through designing and publishing my own apps and pursuing nonprofit endeavors.
Hi everyone! My name is Manasvi Gondi and I have been a member of AHS DECA for about 3 years. I have experience both competing and placing in both the hospitality and business administration fields. I have also done a business operations research event where I researched a local business and formulated a plan to improve their social media presence. The experience and knowledge I have gained have helped me create this course.
Hi! My name is Shreya Kundur and I have been a member of Amador Valley Business Academy and DECA for three years and the Vice President of Communication for one year. I have experience in competing and placing in the Hospitality Field as well as the field. I have done finance operations research in which I researched and wrote about a local credit union. The experience I have acquired through DECA has helped me create this!
Hello! My name is Akshay Gona, and I am an avid computer science enthusiast, student of physics, mathematics, business, and aerospace engineering. I have 4+ years of teaching experience, mostly in math ranging from Prealgebra to Precalculus. Outside of my academic life, I am also an athlete and an Eagle Scout.
Hello. My name is Rohan Karra and I am a current DECA member at American High School. I have competed and placed in DECA events from multiple clusters at multiple levels. I have also had real-world experience with business myself from dropshipping to investing. These experiences have helped my write this amazing course, and we hope that The Storyboard Initiative can prepare you for DECA and as well, give you a thorough introduction to business as a whole.