The RI Hospitality Association (RIHA) promoted Nichole Jorel from Career Advisor to Manager of Workforce Development. In her new role, Jorel will be responsible for coordinating and executing the annual ProStart Competition in conjunction with local participating high school students and administrators. Jorel will also conduct job readiness and skills training for women at the RI Department of Corrections.
“Nichole has been a huge asset to RIHA and I look forward to her enthusiasm and dedication in her new role,” said Dale J. Venturini, President and CEO of RIHA. “Her hard work will continue to strengthen the Rhode Island workforce and benefit members in our industry.”
Jorel brings more than 10 years of hospitality experience from within RIHA, and from her roles at Boston Copley Marriott Downtown, Fairfield Inn and Suites/La Quinta Inn and Suites in Warwick, as well as the Providence Marriott Downtown.