Michael Schubach has more than thirty years of Hospitality industry experience and is currently the Strategic Deployments and Program Management Director at Infor. Previous to this, Schubach was an industry writer and consultant working with many different organizations to develop strategies and content across the industry – from vendors to small and large hotel properties in North America, Asia, Africa and Europe. He consulted on hospitality systems evaluation, specializing in PMS, S&C, POS, Inventory Procurement, Central Reservations Systems and related service systems. Schubach has also held the positions of Vice President of Product Management at Agilysys, Chief Information Officer at Trump Hotel Collection, Vice President of Resort Technology at Pinehurst Resort, and Vice President of Technology at Computerized Lodging Systems. Throughout his career he has supervised system installations at more than 2,500 hotel locations worldwide.
Schubach earned his undergraduate degree from the University of California at Santa Barbara focusing on History and Medieval Culture Studies. He later earned his MBA in Hospitality Management from Methodist University in Fayetteville, North Carolina. In December 2010, Schubach received the Certified Hospitality Technology Professional (CHTP) and Certified Hospitality Accountant Executive (CHAE) designations from Hospitality Financial and Technology Professionals (HFTP). He is a regular contributor to hospitality publications, a frequent speaker, lecturer, teacher and consultant. In 2015, Schubach was 38th inductee to the HFTP International Hall of Fame during HITEC in Austin, Texas.
CHTP, CHAE, Strategic Deployments / Program Management Director
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