Events Hosted by LIHA
The LIHA also works in conjunction with other organizations and associations to promote Long Island as a premiere tourism destination. Working partners include the New York State Hospitality & Tourism Association and Discover Long Island.
Previous Events from LIHA
Tuesday, December 2, 2019
Hilton Garden Inn Melville – Quarterly Breakfast Meeting
Breakfast, Networking, Holiday Raffle Prizes & Exciting Guest Speakers:
Steve Bellone, Suffolk County Executive
Douglas Carpenter, President of Comprehensive Hospitality Solutions, LLC
Wednesday, May 1, 2019
NYIT de Seversky Mansion – LIHA Gatsby Fundraising Gala
Great Food & Drinks • Live Dealer Casino Games • Live Jazz Band • Red Carpet Experience
Gatsby Themed Photo Booth • Antique Car Display • Over 30 Raffle Prizes Valued at Over $15,000!
Thank you, again, to all of our sponsors and donors!
Thursday, April 4, 2019
Hilton Long Island/Huntington
Breakfast, Networking, 50/50 Raffle & Amazing Guest Speakers:
Kristen Jarnagin (President & CEO of Discover Long Island) – Groundbreaking Long Island Perception Study Overview
Jeff Stein (Sales Manager at ReachLocal) – Presentation of the LIHA’s Brand New Website
Friday, November 16, 2018
St. Joseph’s College — Trending Issues Facing the Hospitality Industry
Breakfast, Networking, Raffle Prizes & Amazing Guest Speakers:
Kevin S. Law (President/CEO of Long Island Association) – Current Issues that Impact the LI Hospitality Industry
Jeffrey S. Ettenger, Esq. (Partner at Schwartz Ettenger, PLLC) – Big Changes in NY Sexual Harassment Law: What Every Business Needs to Know
James Henry Dunne, Esq. (Professor at NYIT School of Management) – Implications of Refusing to Serve a Guest: Legal Principles vs. Foundations of Hospitality