Business Leadership, Fashion and Hospitality Degree and Certificate Programs

Do you have an entrepreneurial desire or want to learn what it takes to run your own business? Are you creative? Interested in the retail industry or fashion? Do you have a passion for food, travel, or customer service? If you answered yes to any of these questions you will be able to find an education path in the Business Leadership, Fashion, and Hospitality (BLFH) department. 

The BLFH department offers a multitude of academic degree and certificate programs that prepare students to begin or advance their careers in numerous industries and professions. Areas of study and academic coursework currently offered in the department cover multiple disciplines, including:

  • Business Leadership
  • Corporate Social Responsibility
  • Culinary Arts
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Fashion Merchandising & Marketing
  • Hospitality Management 
  • Project Management
  • Small Business Development
  • Tourism 

If you are interested in learning more about our academic programs or course offerings, feel free to explore our webpages, stop by our office in the Pavilion Buillding, Room P2-14, to pick up some program information or speak with our department head or program coordinators.  

Department Head

Gayathri Banavara – Business Leadership, Fashion, & Hospitality | 215-516-3666
Office location: Bonnell Building, B2-22J

Program Coordinators

Kristen Ainscoe – Fashion Merchandising & Marketing |215-751-8717
Office location: Bonell Building, Room B2-22E

Curriculum Coordinator

Chef Andy Marin - Culinary Arts | 215-496-6126
Office location: Pavillion Building, P2-13

Department Location and Contact Information:

1700 Spring Garden Street
Pavilion Building, Room P2-14
Philadelphia, PA 19130
Telephone: 215-751-8414