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Applejack Partners With Torrens University Australia

Applejack Hospitality Is Excited To Announce Their Partnership With Torrens University

The collaboration aims to foster innovation and excellence in the hospitality sector, while advancing industry engagement.

Torrens University, known for its innovative and accessible education, is joining forces with Applejack Hospitality, a leading name in the hospitality industry, in an exciting collaboration. This partnership aims to prepare students for successful and impactful careers in hospitality.

Joanna Steuart, Applejack’s Director of Marketing and Partnerships, says, “Our partnership with Torrens goes beyond a blend of education and industry; it’s a dedication to shaping the future trailblazers of the hospitality sector. We’re focused on equipping them with the essential skills to excel in our ever-evolving industry. We look forward to unlocking potential alongside the remarkable team at Torrens University, reinforcing hospitality as an exciting career path.”


Combining Applejack Hospitality’s expertise with Torrens University’s forward-thinking educational approach, students in the Hospitality course will have the opportunity to gain hands-on experience through training at Applejack’s establishments across Sydney, guided by industry experts. The training will include guest lectures and workshops led by Applejack’s professionals, granting students unique insights into the operations of the hospitality world and a deeper grasp of its ever-changing nature.

“The collaboration between Torrens University and Applejack Hospitality represents a noteworthy achievement in our joint dedication to cultivating innovation and excellence within the hospitality sector. Torrens University, known for its innovative and accessible education, is delighted to join forces with Applejack Hospitality, a prominent name in the industry. This collaboration is a testament for both parties to advancing hospitality industry engagement and providing students with a transformative learning experience,” says Darryn Melrose, Chief Marketing Officer of Torrens University.”

Applejack’s Human Resources team also attended the Industry Connect Hospitality Career Expo at Torrens University Australia on 12th October 2023 where they had the opportunity to connect directly with students and recent graduates. The allowed them the opportunity to to potentially place young leaders and entrepreneurs, provide tips and advice to students and network with peers.

Following the career expo, Matthew Jenkins, Applejack’s Director of People and Culture, took the stage at Torrens University’s annual Leadership Speaker Series. The event revolved around the theme, “How to optimise your career in the coming 24 months?”.