LVCVA Names Hotel College Students "Hospitality Heroes"

May. 1, 2012

In celebration of the U.S. Travel Association’s annual National Travel and Tourism Week, the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority (LVCVA) honors exemplary employees in the hospitality industry.

Since 2010, the LVCVA has honored UNLV Harrah Hotel College students with the “Hospitality Heroes” designation. Students are selected by faculty and staff and based on academic achievements, leadership qualities and contributions to the hospitality field.

On Friday, April 27, 2012, LVCVA representatives surprised hotel college students Michael Ahn, Leanne Ford, Alex Salvo and Karla Washington with the award and a gift bag with Las Vegas memorabilia.