Timothy Hollingsworth, chef de cuisine at The French Laundry in Napa, CA, urged 17 graduates to follow their passion in the foodservice industry during commencement ceremonies at The Culinary Institute of America (CIA) at Greystone this fall.
International hospitality chain Best Western in collaboration with Ranjita Institute of Hotel Management and Catering (RIHC), has opened of The Best Western India Centre For Hotel Management and Training in Bhubaneswar, Orissa.
Independent hotel operating firm RIMC Sahil Hospitality India Pvt Ltd, a joint venture between Sahil Hospitality Ltd, Germany─based RIMC International and iNetGlobal Group from Switzerland has undertaken the management and operations for upscale property Radisson Blu in Malad, Mumbai, which is likely to be commissioned by the end of 2013.
According to a PTI report, Delhi─based hospitality firm Duet Hotels is developing five new three─star properties in India and is currently in talks with international hotel brands, including Hilton and Marriot for management tie─ups.
The second edition of India Bakery & Pastry Challenge 2010 that concluded recently at the World Trade Centre in Mumbai saw Trident, Bandra Kurla, Mumbai win gold medals in both the categories that the hotel participated in: 'Chocolate Showpiece' & 'Petite Four'.
Worldhotels, the leading group for independent hotels, is proud to present its first branded hotels in Germany and Kazakhstan, the Worldhotel The Rilano Munich, the Worldhotel The Rilano Hamburg and the Worldhotel Saltanat Almaty.
Jumeirah Group, the Dubai-based luxury hotel company and member of Dubai Holding, has signed a management agreement with Liuhe Group, a subsidiary of Hangzhou-based WEI Jun, to operate the Jumeirah Thousand Islands Lake Resort in Qiandaohu, China.