Frederick Parker

Ph.D. Student
Phone: 801-420-5324
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  • Master of Business: Utah State University, Logan, Utah (2009)
  • Bachelor of Science: Hotel Administration, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York (1993)

Research Interests:

  • New approaches to Hotel Revenue Management

Industry Experience:

  • 30 years of hospitality experience with 20 years as general manager
  • Positions include: front office manager, executive steward, restaurant manager, banquet manager, F&B director, director of operations, and general manager.
  • Companies include, Hyatt, Harvey Hotels, Holiday Inn, and Marriott International.
  • Adjunct professor, Utah Valley University, 14 years
  • Assistant professor, Brigham Young University-Hawaii 

Honors and Awards:

  • 2018: ICHRIE case study competition winner
  • 2012: General Manager of the Year, Springhill Suites by Marriott
  • 2011: Living the Essence Award, Springhill Suites by Marriott
  • 2002: Sales Leadership Award, Marriott International
  • 1993: Joseph B. Drown Foundation Award Recipient, Cornell University

Professional Affiliations:

  • Member, Council on Hotel, Restaurant, and Institutional Education (CHRIE)
  • Certified Hospitality Administrator (1999 – 2004)

Extracurricular Activities:

  • Avid outdoor enthusiast
  • Recreational golfer
  • Motorcyclist
  • Spending time with my wife and eight kids