With 14 years of experience in the Hospitality Industry and having worked with a handful of market leaders and game changers, I find myself in an enviable position to impart some Gyan to those who are starting up in this fascinating industry or are wishful entrants into the world of Hospitality Public Relations.
Investor fad for the Indian consumption story is captured in Jubilant Foodworks, a Domino's pizzas franchisee, being valued at almost the same as the US owner of the brand with ten times the revenues, raises concerns of irrational exuberance over growth.
Mast Kalandar, the vegetarian quick service restaurant owned by Spring Leaf Retail Pvt Ltd, is set to expand from 25 outlets at Bengaluru, Hyderabad and Chennai to 100 outlets across the country by 2012.
Banyan Tree Hotels and Resorts plans to open 11 properties in India by 2015, with a new property coming up in Kerala in the latter part of 2012.
Fairmont Hotels & Resorts will launch Fairmont Taiyuan in Taiyuan, Shanxi Province in Northern China in 2014. Shanxi Jun Lian Real Estate Development Co, Ltd (Junlian) is developing the project, a mixed–use development featuring a hotel along with luxury residential accommodations, a 7,000 square metre private club and retail facilities.
As per a notification issued by Ministry of Finance (Department of Revenue), Government of India, it has been stated that food prepared containing meat, (which are prepared or served in a hotel, restaurant or retail outlet, whether or not such food is consumed in the hotel, restaurant or retail outlet) have been exempted from paying Excise Duty.
Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc plans to expand Sheraton Hotels & Resorts and Westin Hotels & Resorts portfolio of hotel spas across Asia and the Middle East in the coming year.
Best Western has opened The Best Western Hotel Causeway Bay in Causeway Bay, Hong Kong. It consists of a 40-storey high-rise, with 258 guest rooms as well as food and beverages facilities and a gymnasium.
Marriott International Inc, has re-launched the 180-room Goa Marriott Resort as Goa Marriott Resort & Spa. It houses the Quan Spa that offers a range of spa and wellness treatments in five well-appointed treatment rooms and a couples of massage rooms as well, besides a steam room and a jacuzzi.
Our client (400+ rooms hotel) is recruiting pre-opening team for their upcoming property in Dubai. They require people for F&B service (all positions), F&B production (all positions), Housekeeping (all positions), Front Desk (all positions).
Royal Orchid Hotels Limited has declared its Quarter One (Q1) results. It earned a total consolidated revenue of Rs 35.95 crore for the quarter ended June 30 2011, as against Rs 32.49 crore in the corresponding period last year, showing an increase of 11 per cent.
Prior to his move to the Courtyard by Marriott, Bhakta was the General Manager at the Residence Inn by Marriott Austin North. While in that position, the property received the most improved guest service scores and had the highest profit percentage in Region 1.
We are so excited to celebrate this special anniversary. I’m so proud of the many great employees that have been taking care of our guests for 40 years,” says L. Kaye Dengel, senior vice president of Marriott Sales and Customer Care.