CHART Launches New Website Offering Enhanced User Experience

New CHART website features improved user-friendly navigation and functionality.

Westfield, NJ (May 17 2016) –The Council of Hotel and Restaurant Trainers (CHART, the hospitality industry’s premier association of training and human resources professionals, has announced the launch of its new website. The site features an improved user-friendly experience with enhanced navigation and functionality throughout so members and visitors can quickly access training resources, newsletters, blogs, details on upcoming conferences, webinars, and regional training forums.

The modernized look of the site, with brilliant pops of color and dynamic member photos and videos, supports CHART’s bright and growing future as the leader in developing and advancing hospitality training professionals and their organizations.

An additional goal was to give site visitors an opportunity to learn who CHART is as an organization, highlight the benefits of membership, and showcase how CHART helps restaurant and lodging trainers grow in their fields through access to education, tools, and resources.

“Created with the user experience firmly in mind, the updated site provides simpler ways to share information through our Ask My Peers discussion forum and quick access to fillable nomination forms for our scholarships and awards program,” said Jason Lyon, CHART president and founder/president of Boondocks Hip Ventures

 Visitors are invited to take a tour of the new site and experience the fresh look, new functions, and compatibility to a wide variety of mobile devices. Easy sign up for CHART’s free e-newletter, the Training Flash, which features training best practices from the brightest in hospitality training, is also featured on the bottom of the home page.

For more information, please call 312.405.2634, email , or visit



CHART, a non-profit professional association founded in 1970, is the leading resource for the development and advancement of hospitality training professional and their organizations. With more than 450 members from more than 300 multi-unit restaurant and hotel companies, CHART represents a workforce of almost three million. CHART includes all facets of hospitality training, learning and performance professionals; from entry level to senior executive. CHART’s mission is to develop hospitality training professionals to advance industry training practices and improve operational results by providing access to education, tools and resources.  



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 Lisa L. Marovec, FMP