A successful internship experience can pave the way to the beginning of a new career. In today's world, the more experience you have, the better equipped you will be to handle the challenges of a new job. This is why Fisher College requires its baccalaureate students to complete a semester's internship. During the course of a semester, hospitality students gain first-hand experience as front desk clerks, reservationists, travel consultants, tour specialists, meeting planners, and marketing assistants, just to name a few. Our career-oriented curriculum prepares students for a variety of career opportunities and the internship program is a hands-on experience that will complement their education, while allowing them to explore the inner workings of a job within the industry.

Hospitality Internship providers:
 Best Western Terrace Inn
1650 Commonwealth Avenue,
Boston, Massachusetts, 02135
Susanna Starrett,
Director of Sales
Lenox Hotel
61 Exeter Street
Boston, MA 02116
Erin Crowell,
Director of Human Resources
Saunders Hotel Group
Comfort Inn and Suites
Logan International Airport
85 American Legion Highway
Revere, MA 02151
Omar Zenon,
Operation Manager
Massachusetts Office of Travel and Tourism
10 Park Plaza Suite 4510
Boston, MA 02116
Tim Graft,
International Marketing Manager
Courtyard by Mariott Liberty Station
2592 Laning Road
San Diego, CA 92106
Alex Wiley,
Assistant General Manager
The Inn@St.Botolph
99 Saint Botolph Street
Boston, MA 02116
Thomas DeSisto,
Hotel Manager
Dorka's Travel Agency
335 Centre Street
Jamaica Plain, MA 02130
Dorka Urena,
The Liberty Hotel
215 Charles Street
Boston, MA 02114
Courtney Hudson,
Human Resources Manager
Embassy CES
Boston Study Center
33-41 West Street
Boston, MA 02111
Chrystina Dolan,
Registrar/Social Program
Tourism Cares
275 Turnpike Street
Suite 307
Canton, MA 02021
Carolyn Viles, CTC
Program Director
The Boxer Hotel
107 Merrimac Street
Boston, MA 02114
Matthew Stambler,
Director of Sales

What the hospitality industry is saying about our students:

"Yet again I find myself amazed by the caliber of intern being produced by Fisher College's Hospitality and Tourism Management program. Katie and Serkon, the most recent of them to work with my staff at the Inn @ St. Botolph, were every bit as professional, intelligent, and all around impressive as I have come to expect. Katie's communication skills were among the best I've seen, and Serkon's enthusiasm for the industry was unparalleled. I'd be delighted for either of them to join my staff full time in the future, and I look forward to working with more interns from Fisher's exceptional program." Michael Farrar, Assistant Manager, Inn at St. Botolph.

"Thank you for sending such a great intern." - Chrystina Dolan, Registrar/Social Program Coordinator, Embassy CES Boston Study Group.

"We greatly appreciate the opportunity in having Gina complete her internship with us at the Bulfinch Hotel.  She has been a huge asset to everyone.  The combination of her desire to learn, bubbly personality, and ability to adapt to different departments of the hotel made her a pleasure to work with.  We look forward to welcoming more Fisher College students in the future!" - Matthew Stambler, Director of Sales, The Boxer Hotel.

"Thank you for the opportunity in having Patty fulfill her internship with us. Patty was extremely well-prepared, enthusiastic and professional. We look forward to having more Fisher students' intern with us!" - Omar Zenon, Operations Manager, Comfort Inn and Suite.

"Thank you for sending Kristina to complete her internship here at the Courtyard Marriott. She was bright, energetic, and eager to learn about the hotel business. She was constantly asking for additional duties that would give her more insight into the various departments and how they interacted. Hopefully, she will be able to use the training and immersion into a hotel environment to help her decide which field of hospitality she would like to pursue. Thanks again." - Alex Wiley, Assistant General Manager, Courtyard by Marriott Liberty Station.

"Thank you for the opportunity to work with Kelsie. She was a great intern and a natural fit to the hospitality industry! If there are more like Kelsie at Fisher College, please send them my way!" - Susanna Starrett, Director of Sales, Best Western Terrace Inn.

"We have interns from all walks of life and backgrounds. It was indeed a pleasure to have Edwin Pena from your distinguished educational institute this past summer/fall. Edwin was a most genuine person and truly gave it his all here at the Lenox Hotel. His bright smile and attitude will take him far in whatever he chooses to do in life. Good interns are hard to find. Great ones such as Edwin are rare. Thanks for sending him to us and we look forward to a continued relationship." - Frank Healey, Chief Engineer, Lenox Hotel.

"Rachel was exactly what the Massachusetts Office of Travel and Tourism was looking for in an intern: bright, personable and able to multitask with various departments of our office." - Tim Graft, International Marketing Manager, Massachusetts Office of Travel and Tourism.

"Biljana has been an intern at the Inn at St.Botolph for the last several weeks, working and learning under my direct supervision. Over that time, Biljana has continuously impressed me with her professionalism, work ethic, willingness to learn and her positive attitude towards any task that she is handed. Biljana is prompt, polite and well mannered in every way. She encompasses the true spirit of hospitality, and treats guests and her fellow co workers with the utmost respect."- Thomas DeSisto, Hotel Manager, Inn at St.Botolph

"Junior is one of many talented interns we have working at the hotel this summer, and he has successfully completed his internship experience and achieved his goal of becoming a supervisor. We are impressed with Junior's ability to work well in this team environment, his pleasant character, and aspirations to learn and grow. He has also been vital to our daily room inspection process. Junior is a senior at Fisher College studying Hospitality Management. We are very excited for Junior to step into this role and become a full time member of the team. We are thrilled to have you on board!" - Brian D. Lodermeier, Director of Rooms, The Liberty Hotel.

"The Tourism Cares team is grateful to Professor Richard W. Metzger, CTC at Fisher College for having arranged Dorota as our summer intern. We all found her to be intelligent, self-sufficient, organized, eager to help, and very pleasant, poised, and professional at all times. She never hesitated to go the extra mile whenever the need arose. Dorota took full advantage of the opportunity to learn as much as possible about various aspects of how a non-profit organization supported by the travel, tourism, and hospitality works, including scholarships and grants." - Carolyn Viles, Program Director, Tourism Cares.

"Giselle's performance during her internship at The Inn at St. Botolph was nothing short of exemplary.  My entire staff was dazzled by her enthusiasm, professionalism, intelligence and ability.  Her interpersonal and problem solving skills are a perfect match for the hospitality industry, and her delightful personality made her a favorite of every employee and guest she encountered. Giselle surpassed our every expectation, and though she came to us with an already impressive understanding of hotel management, she still managed to absorb and apply new knowledge at an incredible speed. I hope that Giselle will consider joining our team permanently when she finishes school, and I hope that Fisher College will continue to train interns of such a high caliber. They are always welcome at The Inn at St. Botolph." - Michael Farrar, Assistant Manager, Inn at St. Botolph.


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