FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
CLEVELAND, WI —
Lakeshore Technical College is offering an opportunity to learn about careers in culinary arts, golf course management and hotel/hospitality management at the Summer 2014 Hospitality VIP Event on June 25. The event will take place at the Lakeshore Culinary Institute, 712 Riverfront Drive in Sheboygan, from 4:00 pm until 6:30. It is free and open to anyone interested in learning more about these careers.
Tourism is an integral part of the Wisconsin economy. It generates millions in tax receipts, and its broad range of employment creation provides jobs that support the stateâ€™s economic health. According to research conducted by Tourism Economics, Wisconsinâ€™s hospitality and tourism industry had an economic impact of 17.5 billion dollars in 2013. With its world class golf courses, high end resorts and restaurants, and tourist destinations, Manitowoc and Sheboygan Counties accounted for over $500 million of this impact in traveler spending. These careers offer exciting opportunities locally as well as worldwide.
By attending the Summer 2014 Hospitality VIP Event, participants will get a behind the scenes look at the state-of-the-art Culinary Institute and have one-on-one conversations with the professionals who trained and mentored hundreds of successful chefs and managers. Program and admission specialists will also be there to help you get started.
To sign up for this free event, visit gotoltc.edu/vip or call 920.693.1280.
About Lakeshore Technical College
Each year more than 10,000 people enroll in courses at Lakeshore Technical College. They rely on LTC for job preparation, to earn a degree, upgrade a specialized skill, train as an apprentice, or seek a high school equivalency. LTC faculty and staff meet students where they are in life and help them get one step closer to achieving their goals.<.p>
LTC, a nationally recognized technical college, was recently named a top 10 Bellwether Award finalist. The college was also ranked the #17 trade school in the nation by Forbes, the #3 two-year college in the nation for adult learners by Washington Monthly, #9 in the nation for two-year college educational outcomes by WalletHub.com, and a top-150 two-year college for the fourth consecutive time by the Aspen Institute.
Close to 1,000 students graduate from LTC each year, and LTC’s associate degree graduates earn a median salary of $46,800 per year. In addition to the Cleveland campus, LTC serves students in Manitowoc and Sheboygan, and offers classes at four additional sites throughout the district. Visit LTC at gotoltc.edu.