Journal of Tourism & Hospitality

Journal of Tourism & Hospitality
Open Access

ISSN: 2167-0269

+44-1625-708989

Justin Michael Taillon

Justin Michael Taillon

Justin Michael Taillon, PhD
Assistant Professor, School of Hospitality and Tourism Management
University of Guelph, Canada

Biography

Prior to returning to academia to complete a Master’s Degree Justin worked for six years in the hotel industry in Houston, TX. After beginning as an Intern in 2000 with Starwood Hotels & Resorts Justin worked his way up to Front Office Manager at The Hilton – Post Oak by 2004 and became an Assistant General Manager at a franchised Hilton property in 2006.

Research Interest

Sustainable hospitality pedagogy and socio-cultural dimensions of sustainability
Destination Marketing Organizations, hoteliers, and community members Community involvement in decision-making
Emerging technologies in the hospitality field
Understanding successful brand communities
Management of human resources within the field of hospitality

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