Board of Trustees

, Board of Trustees, AMERICAN ACADEMY OF HOSPITALITY SCIENCES

Joseph Cinque

Chairman & CEO AAHS New York
, Board of Trustees, AMERICAN ACADEMY OF HOSPITALITY SCIENCES

Rita Cosby

Emmy Award-Winning Journalist TV & Radio Host New York

HONORARY TRUSTEES

ARMAND ASSANTE
Actor/Director/Producer
New York, NY

HEINZ BECK
Restaurateur/Michelin Chef
Worldwide

DAVID BOULEY
Restaurateur, Executive Chef
Worldwide

DAVID BURKE
Restaurateur, Celebrity Chef
USA

VICTOR CLAVELL
Vice President Luxury, APEC
The Ritz-Carlton Hotel
Asia-Pacific

JERRY COLANGELO
Sports Executive
New York, NY

BERNARD DE VILLÉLE
General General
Ritz Carlton, Bahrain
Saudi Arabia

MARY GOSTELOW
Publisher of Gostelow
Report
London,UK

CHRISTIAN HASSING
Area VP/General Manager
Mandarin Oriental,
Singapore

KARLHEINZ HAUSER
Proprietor/Michelin Chef
KHH Süllburg
Hamburg, Germany

TOM HERRSCHAFT
President
Golden Touch Transportation
USA

HEINZ HORRMANN
Editor in Chief, Die Welt
Berlin, Germany

ENZIO INDIANI
General Manager
Hotel Principle di Savoia
Milan, Italy

BERNARD LACKNER
CEO, Fisher Island Club
Miami, FL, USA

MARK LETTENBICHLER
CEO, Regent International
Hotels Inc.
Taipei, Taiwan

BERND LEMBCKE
EVP/Managing Director
The Mar-a-Lago Club
Palm Beach, Fl, USA

ENRICO MAMBELLI
President
M & Partners Luxury & Fashion
Milan, Italy

EDWARD MADY
General Manager,
The Beverly Hills Hotel &
Regional Director West Coast,CA

RICHARD MEADOWS
President, Seabourn
Seattle, WA, USA

HENRY MEER
Chef/Entrepreneur
New York, NY USA

ONNO POORTIER
President, Rembrandt
Management Services, Ltd.
Switzerland/Hongkong

PHIL SUAREZ
President
Suarez Restaurant Group
New York, NY, USA

GEORGE  VENIZELOS
Executive Vice President
Red Apple Group
New York, NY USA

JEAN-GEORGES VONGERICHTEN
Restaurateur/Michelin Chef
Jean Georges Restaurant
Worldwide

DAVID WINFIELD
MLB Hall of Famer
USA

HEINZ WINKLER
Restaurateur/Michelin Chef
Residenz Heinz Winkler
Aschau, Germany

TRUSTEES

VITTORIO ASSANTE
Restaurateur
Da Umberto Restaurant
New York, NY, USA

TOMACZEK BEDNAREK
Cinestage Media Group
Bishop Lyons Entertainment
New York, NY, USA

EMANUEL BERGER
President EHL International
Advisory Board

STEVEN BOGGS
Directory of Global
Guest Relations
at The Beverly Hills Hotel

SALVADOR BRIMAN
International Trustee – Mexico

SARA BRIMAN
International Trustee – Mexico

KATERYNA BROOKE
International Trustee – New Jersey,USA

DEAN CARRAS
President
AAHS Insurance Sector
USA

STEPHEN CASSIDY
Executive Director
NYC Fire Pension Fund

JOSEPH CIOLLI
Restaurateur/Entrepreneur
Grimaldi’s Pizzeria
USA

ROBERT DIPILLA, DDS
Aesthetic and Rejuvenation Dentistry,
Birmingham, MI, USA

RONALD PRIMAS M.D.
Medical Director
TravelMD.com
New York, NY USA

ROGER DUBIN
Dubin Marketing Inc.
PresscottArizona, USA

JAY GORSIA
CEO & Architect
Gorsia Design
Worldwide

STEVEN G. HUGHES
AAHS International Trustee – New York

TED JOHNSON
AAHS International Trustee – Greater New York

JHONG UNK KIM
CEO | Grand Master
Professor, International
USA | Korea

RICHARD S. KENDALL
Founder/CEO of FEHSF
New York, NY

DR. SRGJAN KERIM
Former President of 62nd Session
United Nations General Assembly
New York, NY

VLADIMIR KRALJEVIC
AAHS International Trustee- Croatia

MICHAEL KRAUS, DDS
Cosmetic & Restorative Dentistry
New York, NY, USA

JOSEPH LAPADULA
Automotive Events Coordinator
Martino Auto Concepts
Glen Cove, New York

HOWARD LORBER
Chairman, Douglas Elliman LLC
New York, NY, USA

TONY LO BIANCO
Actor/Director/Producer
New York, NY, USA

FRANCISCO LOZANO
Global Strategic Financier
WorldWide

WILSON LU
Founder
Amerasia Capital
Washington, DC

RICHARD W.J.,LIU
International Trustee
CHINA

CHRISTOPHER MACCHIO
International Trustee
New York Tenors
NY, USA

SIRIO MACCIONI
Legendary Restaurateur & Author
New York, NY USA

JIM METZGER
Chairman/CEO
Whitmore Group
New York, NY, USA

ION MIREA-NELY
CEO Fashion TV
Romania

MIRJANA MIRJANIC 
President of QBS
New York, NY, USA

FINTAN O’DOHERTY
GM Sultan Hotel &
Residences Jakarta
Jakarta, Indonesia

HIMANSHU B. PATEL
Founder & CEO
Triton Solar
Worldwide

JOSEPH PATTI
International Trustee
California, USA

NICHOLAS PERRICONE M.D. 
Global Leader In Anti-Aging
Worldwide

MICHEL REY
International Trustee
Zurich, Switzerland

DAVID SARNER
AAHS International Trustee – Singapore

MARVIN SCOTT
Emmy Award Winning Journalist
New York, NY USA

PAUL H. SLADKUS
International Trustee
Founder of Milestone
Broadcast Corporation
New York, NY, USA

JAMES SLEVIN 
1st District Vice President
Intl. Association of Fire Fighters
New York, NY, USA

SAMUEL SHATKIN M.D. 
Aesthetic Association Center
Plastic Surgery & Skincare
Buffalo, NY USA

TODD SHATKIN DDS
Aesthetic Association Center
Cosmetic & Implant Dentistry
Buffalo, NY USA

PETER W. TISCHMANN PhD
Former GM,
Ciragan Palace
AAHS International Trustee

CHRISTOPHER TRUCILLO
NJ Chief of Police Transit
USA

EDWIN A. YOUNG
NYPD Assistant Chief-Ret.
USA

ERIC TIMBERMAN
U.S.Marshal Chief Deputy-Ret.
New York, NY, USA

DAVID SCHUTZENHOFER
GM Trump National Golf Club
Bedminster, NJ USA

TRUSTEE ADVISORS

JOHN J. BRUNO JR.
Counselor
Law Bruno & Ferraro
Rutherford, NJ USA

ANDREW LANGSAM
Intellectual Property Attorney
New York, NY USA

LLOYD LEVENSON
CEO, Cooper Levenson
New Jersey, USA

STUART PERRY
General Counsel to AAHS
New York, NY, USA

GILL WACHSTOCK
International Trustee
New York, NY USA

JACK WACHSTOCK
International Trustee
New York, NY USA