Meet The Management Team Instructors


Yahya - Academic Director

cornerstone management team

It is our students that bring out the best in me and thanks to them I never have to work another day in my life, because I love what I do!

Over 15 Years of Executive Experience


Proud of international experience, Yahya mastered the art of Hospitality Management in Dubai for the very prestigious Park Hyatt, in Florida for the unique Intercontinental Hotel and in Thailand, the pearl of Asia, for the very famous Sofitel Silom, to name just a few.



He has been selected amongst hundreds of candidates to sit on the Customer Advisory Board, and an honorary Faculty Member of The American Hotel Lodging Educational Institute (AHLEI)

Anne - IBM Program Coordinator

anne cornerstone

Every job has its ups and downs but not every job can change a life. Students don’t care how much you know until they know how much you care. As passionate teachers, we rise by lifting others.

10 Years of International Experience


A passion for teaching, Anne is a proud member of our instructor team!



A Google Certified Expert, Anne is known to offer technologic tools to improve student’s productivity and connect business with tech!

Shay - HM Program Coordinator


Over 25 Years of Executive Experience


With hands-on rooms division and Corporate Training experience of over 25 years gained around the world and have worked for industry-leading brands like IHG, Millennium Copthorne Hotels, Cola Holding, Marriott Int’l., and PH-Hotels.



Won a number of management awards and represented properties in world-class events during the career span.

Also an honorary Faculty Membership by American Hotel and Lodging Educational Institute (AHLEI).

Andreea - HM Instructor


To provide an exceptional educational experience to the next generation of hoteliers, leading them to their career goals.

Over 25 Years of Executive Experience


With an operations background and trained by the very best hotels, such as the world-known Marriott and Nouvelle Frontiere Renaissance Cruises.

Martin - CRS Program Coordinator

martin cornerstone

Graduated of an Ivy League University

Over 20 Years of Executive Experience


Business owner, and a true passion for teaching, Martin Press inspires students, motivates students and guides them to unlock their true potential. As a certified public speaker, Martin knows better than no one how to get students to step out of their comfort zone and reach higher goals. He has the perfect combination of executive experience as well as a prestigious academic background.