Celebrating 30 Years of Innovation
The Responsible Hospitality Institute (RHI) is
a private, non profit organization founded in 1983 and is the
leading source for events, resources and consultation services
on nightlife. RHI assists communities to plan and manage
hospitality zones through six
core elements that are critical to creating safe, vibrant
and economically prosperous places to socialize. RHI utilizes an
inclusive approach to unite diverse practitioners and city
leaders through a common vision and collaborative partnerships.
The unique expertise of RHI has guided hundreds of communities
throughout the world.
RHI has led ground-breaking initiatives since
the First Northeast Conference on Alcohol Server Liability at
the Boston Park Plaza Hotel in January 1984, to the upcoming
Public Safety and Policing Nightlife Districts Leadership Summit
in Charleston, South Carolina.
focus of the organization evolved from pioneering responsible
beverage service for hospitality staff to a broader mission of
assisting communities. RHI’s plethora of research, resources and
international connections enables the organization to facilitate
positive change in communities worldwide. Learn more by reading
a brief history