AMANDA SILVIA PVD
MAYUKH CHATTERJEE MBA PVD
WARWICK, RHODE ISLAND
Amanda is the senior resort sales manager at Foxwoods Casino Resort in Mashantucket, Connecticut. JOSH SWANK PVD
Mayukh is director of revenue management at The InterContinental Boston. DEANNE WOFFORD PVD
Josh has invented and designed a personal protection app called Virtual Halo for the iPhone and Apple Watch that debuted in July on the App Store.
Deanne is a senior implementation consultant for Oracle Hospitality in Chicago.
JOHN O’NEIL AND RON IAFRATE graduated from the Providence Campus in 1983.
VIKRAM MALHOTRA MBA
Dennis Labossiere ’79. After graduation Ron would help John and Dennis at the catering
ADITYA CHUGH MBA PVD
MORRISTOWN, NEW JERSEY
Adi is the vice president of sales strategy at Medidata Solutions in New York City. KAMIL SARJI ’04 MBA PVD WOONSOCKET, RHODE ISLAND
Kamil is the founder and CEO of Support Visions in Woonsocket.
2001 REINALDO BONILLA PVD UNIONDALE, NEW YORK
Reinaldo is a salesperson for Charles Rutenberg Realty in Plainville. MICHELLE EDDINS PVD CRANSTON, RHODE ISLAND
Michelle is the global supply chain manager at Hasbro in Pawtucket.
2002 NISHANT DIXIT MBA
GREENSBORO, NORTH CAROLINA
Nishant is the owner of Opal Hotels in Burlington.
Vikram is the guest services manager at the Westin Copley Boston.
business. Jon and Ron stayed in touch through social media. In June, John traveled to New Orleans on business and stopped in to see Ron at his restaurant Chef Ron’s Gumbo Stop. It had been at least 20 years since the pair had seen each other.
2005 ROGER HARVEY PVD/DEN CHARLOTTE, NORTH CAROLINA
Roger, an RDN, CEC and CRC, has accepted a position as senior regional executive chef for Chartwells School Dining Services K–12. MATTHEW MEINECKE PVD BRIGHTON, MASSACHUSETTS
Matthew is the executive chef at West on Centre, part of the Eat Drink Laugh Restaurant Group in Boston. KYLE TYSVAER PVD RIVERSIDE, RHODE ISLAND
Kyle is the CEO of Steal My Wedding Day, an online brokerage for exchanging wedding packages.
2006 SAM STACHON CLT HICKORY, NORTH CAROLINA
PVD Providence NMI North Miami DEN Denver CLT Charlotte CHS Charleston NOR Norfolk VAIL Vail International ONL Online
John later owned Jenny’s Caterers in Pawtucket, Rhode Island, with fellow alumnus
Sam is the executive chef of Highland Avenue Restaurant in Hickory.
LODGING DIVERSITY AND INCLUSION CONFERENCE
Three proud Johnson & Wales alumni from the Philadelphia Convention & Visitors Bureau (PHLCVB) LEFT TO RIGHT: Walden Agustin ’95, senior national accounts director, PHLCVB Julie Coker-Graham ’89, president and CEO, PHLCVB Greg DeShields ’80 executive director, PHLDiversity
JUSTINE WILSON PVD BROOKLYN, NEW YORK
Justine is a residential supervisor at The Young Adult Institute in New York. www.jwu.edu
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