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Greg Krawiec is the coordinator and instructor for the Hotel Management program in the Hospitality Arts department. Mr. Krawiec is a graduate of the Academy of Culinary Arts, has acquired a Bachelor of Science in Hospitality Management from Florida International University, a Master of Science in the same discipline from Iowa State University and is currently working towards his doctorate at Iowa State University.

Mr. Krawiec has worked in all facets of the hospitality profession and the gaming industry for more than 25 years, occupying various positions at the executive level as senior director/vice president of operations overseeing food and beverage, hotel, security, facilities, and design and construction. Former industry employers include organizations such as Harrah’s, Showboat, Caesar’s, Isle of Capri and Sand’s. Additional industry experience was generated through a leadership role within the team responsible for opening the Star Casino in Sydney, Australia. Mr. Krawiec is a native of southern New Jersey and relocated to eastern Iowa in 2006. He previously served on the boards of Iowa Gaming Association and Iowa Restaurant Association. He is currently a member of the International Council on Hotel, Restaurant and Institutional Education.