From Restaurants to Resorts, Discover a
Coach-Approach to Leading
Enrollment Deadline March 25th...Don't miss out!
Develop actionable insights and put them to work for you and your team from day one
In today's fast-paced and competitive world, it's more important than ever to consistently work on improving your skills and expanding your mindset.
Whether you're looking to advance your career, get better at leading your team, or simply improve your quality of life and work, developing new skills is key to achieving your goals.
SEATING IS LIMITED!
Enrollment Closes March 25th!
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Some recent feedback from our student participants...
“It was a great course with great instructors”
General Manager, Home Slice Pizzeria
“This Academy is an ideal choice to enhance leadership skills with a coaching-focused approach”
Director of Client Success
Interested in discovering more?
The Benefits of a Coach-Approach to Leading
What the Course Experience is Like
Answers to Your Questions + Resources to Take With You
Meet the Co-Founders
Elle Preston, PCC, DOE
City of Hospitality Academy Co-Founder
40 years of experience leading in the hospitality, consulting and coaching industries.
Multi-credentialed ICF professional certified coach, professional cognitive learning designer and behavioral specialist.
Coached thousands of one-to-one hours with hundreds of clients, including other professional coaches.
Passionate about coaching leaders at every level to
live-into their career and life potential, discover and maximize their strengths and achieve life enhancing goals.
Todd Tekiele, CEO and Founder City of Hospitality Group
and Academy Co-Founder
35+ years of experience working with over 100 higher education institution clients, various foodservice management companies, dozens of high-profile corporations and K-12 schools.
BA in Hospitality Business, MS in Management, and a Master Certification in Applied Project Management.
Seasoned Keynote Speaker, graduate-level educator at Trine University and results-driven partnership management solutions consultant.
Having not missed a day since 2013 you’ll find Todd running for fun and relaxation, at least 1 mile a day. Despite his inspiring running streak, Todd will be the first to tell you that "my journey is just beginning!”
Frequently asked questions
Are your courses online?
We do not currently offer in-person brick and mortar, face-to-face courses. Please let us know if you would like for us to consider this in the Michigan area. See each program page for a clear schedule and description of participation requirements.