ast night, for its launch event, EHL brought together representatives of the companies that founded the new professional network "EHL Alliance".
This exclusive network opens the door to all EHL Group entities for its members. The new platform allows professionals to benefit from services and advantages, support each other, and have access to the latest trends, events and innovations related to the hospitality sector.
L brought together representatives of the companies that founded the new professional network "EHL Alliance".
Photo credit © Ecole hôtelière de Lausanne
A year in the makingAn alliance is nothing without its members and its aim is to become greater than the sum of all its parts. That is why EHL has devoted the first year of this project to bringing together a variety of industry leaders to set up a solid foundation on which this ambitious project will now be based. Today, EHL Alliance has 22 founding members and provides exclusive access to the expertise of each EHL Group entity; the university of applied sciences, the professional school, the consulting company or the certified schools of the Group, all through a single entry point.
"It was a complex exercise, but we couldn't have hoped for better partners. The founding members of EHL Alliance are ambitious companies with strong values and owe their success to their ability to look beyond the status quo. EHL Alliance bridges the academic and business worlds, and is a forum to share EHL Group's values of excellence, family, respect, innovation and learning," explained Michel Rochat, EHL Group CEO.
A wide range of servicesMembers, individuals or companies, join EHL Alliance for privileged access to young talent, networking opportunities, access to training, research or project collaborations. The new structure proposed by EHL offers a common service base, in addition to personalized services based on specific needs.
Mathieu Jaton, Director of the Montreux Jazz Festival explains the reasons for his membership: "At the Montreux Jazz Festival, we are constantly looking to deepen our relationships with our partners: EHL Alliance is a unique platform that allows us to do so, in a privileged setting. And as a former EHL member, I am delighted to be part of this new business club. »
The largest business club fits in a pocketThe development of the EHL Alliance will be accelerated with new members, and its use maximized through a mobile application. It will allow members to connect with each other and interact, access dedicated events and share member news, events and announcements.
To become a member of the EHL Alliance and obtain further information on the opportunities it offers, please visit https://industry.ehl.edu/ehl-alliance.
The 22 founding members:
- Akylor SA
- Anheuser-Busch InBev
- Champagne Laurent-Perrier
- Expedia Group
- Fleming's Hotel Management & Servicegesellschaft mbH & Co. KG
- Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts
- Ginox Swiss Kitchen
- InterContinental Hotels Group
- METRO AG
- Montreux Jazz Festival
- MSC Croisières
- OCP Group
- Orchid Group
- Peter Micheal Winery
- Questex Hospitality Group
- Société Cooperative Migros Genève
- Swiss International Air Lines
- Villars Palace
- Yacht Club de Monaco
EHL Group encompasses a portfolio of specialized business units that deliver hospitality management education and innovation worldwide. Headquartered in Lausanne, Switzerland, the Group includes:
About EHL Group
EHL Ecole hôtelière de Lausanne is an ambassador for traditional Swiss hospitality and has been a pioneer in hospitality education since 1893 with over 25,000 alumni worldwide and over 120 nationalities. EHL is the world’s first hospitality management school that provides undergraduate and graduate programs at its campuses in Lausanne, Singapore and Chur-Passugg, as well as online learning solutions. EHL is ranked n°1 by QS World University Rankings by subject and CEOWorld Magazine, and its gastronomic restaurant is the world’s only educational establishment to hold a Michelin Star.
EHL Swiss School of Tourism and Hospitality has been one of the leading hospitality management colleges for hotel specialists for 50 years. The school delivers Swiss-accredited federal diplomas of vocational education and training and of higher education in its 19th century spa-hotel in Chur-Passugg, Graubünden, to Swiss and international students from 20 countries.
EHL Advisory Services is the largest Swiss hospitality advisory company specializing in service culture implementation, business consulting, as well as the development and quality assurance of learning centers. EHL Advisory Services has offices in Lausanne, Beijing, Shanghai and New Delhi and has delivered mandates in more than 60 countries over the past 40 years.