TRSA president and CEO Joseph Ricci has been appointed to the Virginia Tech Pamplin College of Business Hospitality and Tourism Management Advisory Board.

The HTM Advisory Board consists of senior industry executives from all over the US and meets on campus twice a year and consults with administrators, faculty and students. The HTM Department recently earned top national and international recognition, ranking second in the United States and six in the world.

Ricci said: “I hope my experience as an association executive and knowledge of linen, uniform and facility services in the hospitality sector will provide relevant information to the students and program.”