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Bernard Toliver

Bernard Toliver

Adjunct Instructor

Bernard Toliver, CMP, BFA, is an adjunct instructor in the Tisch Center for Hospitality and Tourism, teaching credit and non-credit courses in event management, hospitality and marketing. He is an event professional with more than 20-years’ experience and the owner of Renaissance Meetings & Special Events, an event marketing firm producing corporate and non-profit events. Bernard has served on the board of Meeting Professionals International’s Greater New York Chapter and has been featured in industry publications, including Security Director (ASIS International/New York City Chapter), Meeting Professional, and Corporate & Incentive Travel. He participates in industry conferences, webinars, professional development workshops, and trade shows.

Currently Teaching

Marketing and Positioning Strategies for Meetings, Events, and Conferences

Learn how to add value for your clients by leveraging marketing, social media, and public relations for maximum exposure of your events.

Marketing and Positioning Strategies for Meetings, Events, and Conferences

Learn how to add value for your clients by leveraging marketing, social media, and public relations for maximum exposure of your events.

Introduction to Event Management

Learn about the event planning process, the different career paths available in the events industry, and the skills to succeed in event management.

Introduction to Event Management

Learn about the event planning process, the different career paths available in the events industry, and the skills to succeed in event management.

An Event Manager's Guide to Navigating Hotel and Other Event Venue Contracts

Gain the knowledge and skills to develop comprehensive requests for proposal, expertly evaluate vendors, and prepare effective negotiation plans.

An Event Manager's Guide to Navigating Hotel and Other Event Venue Contracts

Gain the knowledge and skills to develop comprehensive requests for proposal, expertly evaluate vendors, and prepare effective negotiation plans.

Risk Management for Meeting and Event Professionals

Acquire the knowledge and skills to develop a comprehensive risk assessment and risk control plan for your events.

Risk Management for Meeting and Event Professionals

Acquire the knowledge and skills to develop a comprehensive risk assessment and risk control plan for your events.

Event Management: Developing Content for Adult Learners

Become familiar with the latest research on adult learning and innovative engagement techniques to maximize ROI for your events.

Event Management: Developing Content for Adult Learners

Become familiar with the latest research on adult learning and innovative engagement techniques to maximize ROI for your events.