Patricia Click Janes - Author

Patty Click Janes is a professor of Hospitality and Tourism Management at Grand Valley State University.

Her professional experiences are primarily in restaurant and lodging operations, sales/marketing, and training.

While in higher education for over 30 years, she has consistently consulted with attractions, food service, event, and lodging organizations providing training, marketing, and research support. She founded and coordinates Michigan Cares for Tourism, a volunteer nonprofit partnership with tourism organizations to help restore historic, natural, and cultural attractions. To date, over $1M in labor and supply savings has been granted to 44 attractions/destinations in Michigan through 4,300 tourism industry volunteers. 

Introduction to Commercial Recreation and Tourism, 8th ed.



Marketing in Leisure and Tourism