Lisa Lutoff-Perlo announced as SHA 2024 Convocation Speaker

Boston University School of Hospitality Administration (BU SHA) is proud to announce the 2024 Convocation Speaker, Lisa Lutoff-Perlo. The School’s 41st Convocation is on Saturday, May 18, 2024, at BU’s George Sherman Union Metcalf Ballroom.

Lutoff-Perlo was recently appointed as President & CEO of FIFA World Cup 2026 Miami Host Committee after a decades-long tenure at Royal Caribbean Group, where she became one of the first women in the world to lead a multi-billion-dollar company. Her career has been marked by innovation; a leader in diversity, equity, and inclusion, as well as a transformative businesswoman for the maritime industry. Lutoff-Perlo is poised to make history in Miami, with the city hosting seven of the biggest FIFA World Cup games to date.

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