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JOBS | Chef de Rang

Mercure unites hotels that are all different but with common characteristics: professionals of passionate hospitality, the atmosphere of charmed places, a standard of quality guaranteed by a brand with international

JOBS | captain

Experience:2 - 5 Years Location:Faridabad Education: UG - Any Graduate - Any Specialization,BHM - Hotel Management PG - Any PG Course - Any Specialization Job Description Handeling the day to day function of

JOBS | Pizza Cook

Experience:3 - 5 Years Location:Bahrain Compensation: Salary is negotiable. Education: UG - Diploma - Hotel Management PG - Any PG Course - Any Specialization,Post Graduation Not Required Job Description

JOBS | Commi I

Experience:3 - 4 Years Location:Delhi/NCR Compensation: Rupees 1,25,000 - 1,75,000 salary is no bar for the deserving candidate Education: UG - BHM - Hotel Management PG - Post Graduation Not Required Job

NEWS | Jumeirah Group to operate Grosvenor House Apartments in London

Jumeirah Group, the Dubai-based luxury hotel company and a member of Dubai Holding, has signed a Management Agreement with Grosvenor House Apartments Limited, a wholly owned subsidiary of Park Lane Properties Limited, to operate its luxury apartments in London. Park Lane Properties Limited is majority owned by a consortium of Kuwait based companies including Adeem Investment & Wealth Management Company, The Investment Dar and Stehwaz Holding Company. Due to fully open in early 2012, the Grosvenor House Apartments by Jumeirah Living will be part of the Jumeirah Living portfolio, the Group's luxury brand of residences and serviced apartments. Located on London's Park Lane and originally built in the 1920s, Grosvenor House Apartments by Jumeirah Living has undergone a complete internal rebuild and refurbishment. Highly stylised and contemporary in design, the property's 133 apartments range from studios through to five-bedroom penthouses, providing the largest luxury se…

NEWS | Fairmont Hotels & Resorts to Welcome New Property in Chengdu, China

Fairmont Hotels & Resorts (Fairmont) today announced a new property scheduled to open in 2014 in Chengdu, the capital of the Sichuan province and the center of technology, business, finance and communications in Western China. Chengdu's Airport is rapidly expanding in tandem with the city's growth, and expansion of facilities and increased global passenger traffic will propel its move into the top five airports in China.

NEWS | Marriott's China Ambitions | CNBC Interview with Simon Cooper

Simon Cooper, President and Managing Director, Asia-Pacific of Marriott International discusses the hotel chain's expansion plans in secunadry markets in China. Marriott International has recently announced the signing of its 100th hotel in China – the 345-room JW Marriott Hotel Shenyang.

NEWS | John Fitzpatrick has been named incoming secretary/treasurer of the board of directors at American Hotel & Lodging Association (AH&LA) in Washington - DC, United States.

Fitzpatrick has almost 30 years of experience in the hotel industry, beginning in Ireland, where the Fitzpatrick name is synonymous with hospitality. He attended the prestigious hotel management course at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas and then, after honing his skills with two major hotel organizations in Chicago, John returned to Ireland to work at family hotels in Dublin and Bunratty. He opened his first New York hotel in 1991, and for most of the past two decades has overseen the operation of two very successful hotels in New York. Fitzpatrick is a member of the AH&LA Governmental Affairs Committee, and is serving a third term as chairman of the Hotel Association of NYC, an AH&LA partner state association comprised of approximately 250 hotels with more than 70,000 guestrooms.

NEWS | Will Oakley has been appointed General Manager at The Cadogan in London Knightsbridge, United Kingdom.

The Cadogan hotel in Knightsbridge has appointed Will Oakley as its General Manager. Will has over 14 years experience of working in the luxury hospitality sector. Prior to joining The Cadogan, Will was the General Manager at Bespoke Hotels launching London properties such as The Bermondsey Square and Ten Manchester Street. Will started his career by completing the Savoy Group Hotels & Restaurants five year management training programme.

NEWS | Ruprecht Schmitz has been appointed General Manager at Millennium Hotel in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.

Ruprecht Schmitz has been appointed as general manager of Millennium Hotel Abu Dhabi, taking over from Moine Kandil who has been promoted to director of operations for MEA at Millannium and Copthorne Hotels & Resorts. German-born Schmitz has worked for Millennium & Copthorne Hotels for the past 10 years in Europe and Asia, most recently in Singapore as the general manager of the 656-room, five-star Orchard Hotel Singapore.

NEWS | Wolfgang Maier has been appointed General Manager at Hilton Abu Dhabi in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.

Wolfgang Maier has been appointed as the General Manager of the Hilton Abu Dhabi, bringing with a wealth of 40 years Hilton experience. With an international career spanning 40 years at Hilton, Maier has extensive hotel management experience in Europe, Australia, Philippines, China and the Middle East. Prior to taking on his new role at Hilton Abu Dhabi, he held the position of Cluster General Manager at the Jeddah Hilton and Qasr Al Sharq in Saudi Arabia. German born Maier first started with the company as an apprentice in hotel administration in Mainz Hilton in Germany in 1971 and made his first move overseas in 1977 to the Hilton Kuwait.

NEWS | Alice Bouman has been appointed Resort Manager at Four Seasons Resort Lana’i at Manele Bay in Lana'i City - HI, United States.

Bouman, a 15-year veteran of Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts, has worked in management positions throughout North America, Europe and China. She makes the move to Hawaii from Four Seasons Hotel St. Louis, where she served as director of rooms for the 200-room hotel. Prior to St. Louis, Bouman was with Four Seasons Resort

NEWS | Sahara Star lauded with 'Design Innovation Honors for India's Largest Marine Aquarium'

Sahara Star, a flagship five-star hotel of Sahara India Pariwar in Mumbai, was honoured with the 'Design Innovation Honors for India's Largest Marine Aquarium' by RR Kabel Society Interiors Building Design Awards 2011. The award was presented to Vivek Kumar, CEO, Hotel Sahara Star & Aamby Valley City at a ceremony, which was held recently at Taj Lands End, Mumbai.

Sterling Holiday Resorts posts Q2 loss of 11.71 cr; revenues up 51%

Vacation Ownership & Leisure Hospitality company, Sterling Holiday Resorts (India) Limited (STERLINH) has reported a loss of INR 11.71 crores for the quarter ending September 2011. However, the quarterly Total Operating Income of the Company reported a growth of 51 percent in revenues at INR 10.75 crores compared to INR 7.10 crores for the same period last year.