David Schapiro

Director of COBM Undergraduate Programs

Office Location:

International Business Center

Room 244

Email: dschapiro@lynn.edu

Phone: +1 561-237-7862

Fax: +1 561-237-7768

Professional Profile:

David Schapiro's professional experience started at a young age when he began working in the hotel business during summer breaks. Over the years he has accumulated experience by working in four- and five-star properties in both the back and front of house. This experience includes hotels in Las Vegas, Palm Beach and Coral Gables.

In addition, Schapiro has been responsible for operating large restaurant chains and has been a key player in the design, pre-opening and opening of large restaurant operations.

Education:

A.A., Santa Monica Community College
B.S., University of Nevada at Las Vegas
M.S., Lynn University

Teaching Philosophy:

David Schapiro's teaching philosophy is to ensure students have a foundation of theories and principles that they can then apply when they graduate from Lynn University. In class, he uses theory as a base, and through in-class demonstration and hands-on experiences, students can learn the essentials of being a hospitality "expert." His classes allow for critical thinking through research projects and essay writing. By using current articles, news reports and research journals that are applicable to the hospitality industry, students have an understanding of our ever-changing industry, and they have current knowledge of where the industry stands, and where it is going.

Teaching Specialties:

Customer service
Computers
Human resources
Food and beverage operations

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