The recent surge in smart phones over the past couple of years has been nothing short of phenomenal. The ability to search the web, find local businesses, play games, and especially connect with people while on the go has truly transformed how we live our lives. Due to the rapid growth of smart phone usage, QR Codes (or Quick Response Codes) have also grown in usage.
Jayaram Banan, founder of south Indian restaurant chains Sagar Ratna and Swagath, is starting yet another restaurant chain, this time offering north Indian vegetarian cuisine for consumers who don't eat onion and garlic--mainly the Jain and Marwari communities.
NEWS | Marc Landgraf has been appointed General Manager at Outrigger Phi Phi Island Village Beach Resort and Spa in Phi Phi Island , Thailand.
NEWS | Liezl Meier has been named regional director of sales for Southern Africa at The Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group in Johannesburg, South Africa.
NEWS | Mark Herron has been appointed General Manager at Four Seasons Resort Vail in Vail - CO, United States.
Herron joined Four Seasons in August of 1988 as Club Manager of the Sports Club at Four Seasons Resort and Club Dallas at Las Colinas where he helped direct 12 Byron Nelson PGA tournaments. In January of 2000, he was appointed Hotel Manager at Four Seasons Hotel Houston, where he assisted with the launch of the Hotel's award winning restaurant, Quattro.
NEWS | Khairudin ‘Dean’ Nor has been appointed Executive Chef at The Chedi Club Tanah Gajah in Bali, Indonesia.
American Express yesterday launched the American Express Platinum Travel Credit Card, which offers card members a complimentary return domestic flight and a luxury hotel stay. American Express has tied-up with IndiGo airlines and the Indian Hotels Company Limited (IHCL) to offer card members travel and lodging facilities. Shailesh Baidwan,