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The Royal Bank of Scotland to sell six UK Hilton hotels

The Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) is putting six of its hotels up for sale as the banking group aims to sell all its non-core businesses. The properties include the 821-bed Hilton Manchester Airport, 170-bed Hilton St Anne's Manor in Bracknell, the 181-bed Hilton Warwick, the 334-bed Hilton Brighton Metropole, the 319-bed Hilton Glasgow, and the 96-bed Hilton Glasgow Grosvenor.

UB eyes Cafe Coffee Day to serve wine

PUNE: Wine mixes well with coffee. At least, wine drinkers mix with coffee lovers, going by the success of Aromas and the Four Seasons-Barista experiments of serving wine in coffee shops. Buoyed, these companies are now talking expansion and soon, your neighbourhood Cafe Coffee Day outlet maybe serving wine.

Branded residences: Dubai's fast growing asset class

Branded residences are no stranger to the UAE market, with launches of celebrity and brand-themed properties commonplace in Dubai, particularly during the boom years. These properties aim to emulate a celebrity or brand's standards, style and personality. Movie stars, sports people as well as fashion designers like Armani and Versace and businessmen such as Donald Trump have lent their brands to various projects in Dubai. But in the wake of the downturn, what are the prospects of such projects?


Alok Chakravarty is now Director of Sales at Crowne Plaza Today, Gurgaon
was Sales Manager-National Sales(Gurgaon) at Oberoi Hotels & Resorts

Sudhanshu Nirmal is now CHEF DE PARTIE, oneOone at Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. was Chef De Partie at The Glass House

Cedric Nubul is now Director of Operations at Hilton Worldwide
was Director of Business Development

Peggy Tayloe is now Vice President, Talent Acquisition at Hilton Worldwide
was HR Director, Global Consulting Services at IBM

Ronald Wojcik, CHA is now Director Product Improvement at Hilton Worldwide
was Regional Director of Operations/Food & Beverage at Alliance Hospitality Management LLC

Hema Ramasamy is now Revenue Manager at Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc.
was Revenue Management Executive at Four Points by Sheraton

May Weimer is now Vice President of Human Resources at The Light Group
was Director of Human Resources at Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc.

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People changes @ Taj Group of Hotels

People changes @ Taj Group of Hotels